The theme song to which James Bond film was sung by Nancy Sinatra?
The theme song to the James Bond film that was sung by Nancy Sinatra is "You Only Live Twice" (1967). When the film was relesaed, the song 'You Only Live Twice' was the soundtrack for the fifth James Bond film in the series. The song was composed by Bond veteran John Barry. At the time, this was his fourth credited Bond film. The theme song, 'You Only Live Twice', was sung by Sinatra as she became the first non-British vocalist of the series, with music by Barry and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse.
The film concerns the Cold War between the US and Russia. American and Russian spacecrafts go missing, leaving each superpower believing the other is to blame. As the world teeters on the brink of nuclear war, British intelligence learns that one of the crafts has landed in the Sea of Japan. After faking his own death, British spy James Bond (Sean Connery) is sent to investigate. In Japan, he's aided by Tiger Tanaka (Tetsuro Tamba) and the beautiful Aki (Akiko Wakabayashi). With good help, Bond is able to uncover a sinister global conspiracy.
"You Only Live Twice" is a spy film that was produced by Eon Productions (Albert R. Broccoli and Harry Saltzman). The film's screenplay was written by Roald Dahl, and loosely based on Ian Fleming's 1964 novel with the same name. It is the first Bond film to discard most of Fleming's plot, using only a few characters and locations from the book as the background for an entirely new spy story. It got positive reviews and made over $111 million.