|James Bond character|
|Gustav Graves / Col. James Bond 007 is a Fictional character created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve Novels and two Short story Tan-Sun Moon|
|Relatives||Father: General Moon (Deceased)|
|Portrayed by||Toby Stephens (as Gustav Graves)|
Will Yun Lee (as Tan-Sun Moon)
Sir Gustav Graves (formerly known as Colonel Tan-Sun Moon) is a fictional character and the main antagonist in the James Bond film Die Another Day, played by Toby Stephens. This is a list of James Bond allies in the film Die Another Day. Toby Stephens (born 21 April, 1969) is an English stage, television and Film Actor, best known for playing supervillain Will Yun Lee (born March 22, 1971) is an American Actor. Lee was born in Arlington Virginia. An antagonist (from Greek ανταγωνιστής - antagonistes, "opponent competitor rival" is a character or James Bond 007 is a Fictional character created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve Novels and two Short story Die Another Day is a 2002 film the 20th in the James Bond series, and the fourth and final film to star Pierce Brosnan as fictional MI6 Toby Stephens (born 21 April, 1969) is an English stage, television and Film Actor, best known for playing supervillain
Graves was born Tan-Sun Moon, son of General Moon. This is a list of James Bond allies in the film Die Another Day. When first seen, he is a Colonel in the Korean People's Army. Colonel ( RP ˈkɜnəl GA ˈkɜrnəl is a Military rank of a Commissioned officer, with corresponding ranks existing in almost every country The Korean People's Army (short KPA is the Military of North Korea. He studied at Oxford and Harvard and was intended to become a bridge between the West and North Korea. The University of Oxford (informally "Oxford University" or simply "Oxford" located in the city of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England is the Instead, he became a radical and a weapons smuggler, exchanging state of the art hovercraft weapons (that he developed for use in the mine-infested DMZ) for conflict diamonds from Sierra Leone, intent on the invasion and conquest of South Korea. A hovercraft, or air-cushion vehicle (ACV is an Amphibious vehicle or craft, designed to travel over any sufficiently smooth surface supported by In relation to diamond trading blood diamond (also called a converted diamond, conflict diamond, hot diamond or a war diamond) refers to a diamond Sierra Leone, officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, is a country in West Africa. South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea and often referred to as Korea ( Korean: 대한민국 tɛː MI6 became aware of his activities, however, and dispatched three agents, including James Bond, to shut him down. The Secret Intelligence Service ( SIS) colloquially known as MI6 is the United Kingdom 's external Intelligence agency. Commander James Bond, CMG, RNVR is a Fictional character created by novelist Ian Fleming in 1952 The mission was a success, and Moon was believed to have died when his hovercraft fell off a cliff.
Moon survived, however, and fled to Cuba, where he underwent DNA replacement therapy to alter his appearance. The Republic of Cuba (ˈkjuːbə or) consists of the island of Cuba (the largest and second-most populous island of the Greater Antilles) Isla de la Deoxyribonucleic acid ( DNA) is a Nucleic acid that contains the genetic instructions used in the development and functioning of all known He then reinvented himself as Gustav Graves, a British billionaire adventurer who worked in diamond mines in Argentina and later discovered a great mine of diamonds in Iceland — in reality the mine was just a laundering front for conflict diamonds which he had been dealing with originally. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain,is a Sovereign state located In Mineralogy, diamond is the allotrope of carbon where the carbon atoms are arranged in For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic Argentina topics. Iceland, officially the Republic of Iceland ( ( Ísland or Lýðveldið Ísland ( He assumed a new personality modeled on James Bond: sophisticated, suave and, by Graves' own admission, arrogant. With his new wealth, he built the Icarus, a huge artificial satellite capable of harnessing solar energy and focusing it on any part of the world he wished. This article is about artificial satellites For natural satellites also known as moons see Natural satellite. Solar energy is the Light and radiant heat from the Sun that powers Earth 's Climate and Weather and sustains Life
Graves' official reasons for the construction of Icarus were ending weather inconvenience and poverty and helping the harvests. Poverty (also called penury) is deprivation of common necessities that determine the quality of life including food clothing shelter and safe Drinking water, and His real reasons were more sinister, however; he was still intent on conquest of South Korea, and was planning to use Icarus to create a pathway in the mined demilitarized zone between North and South Korea, then use Icarus to destroy any ballistic missiles or nuclear warheads launched against North Korea, so that the North Koreans could cross the DMZ and easily invade South Korea and the next step, Japan. The Korean Demilitarized Zone ( Korean: 한반도의 군사 분계선 is a strip of land running across the Korean Peninsula that serves as a Buffer A ballistic missile is a Missile that follows a Sub-orbital ballistic flightpath with the objective of delivering a warhead to a predetermined target A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from Nuclear reactions either fission or a combination of fission and fusion. For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic Japan topics. Graves had the controls for Icarus built into a large metal suit with an additional electroshock weapon for self-defense.
Moon put his plan into action when he and the North Korean hard-liners staged a coup to take control of the country, placing his father under arrest. He took off in an Antonov An-124 with General Moon, and unbeknowst to him, James Bond, onboard to watch the scene. WikipediaWikiProject Aircraft. Please see WikipediaWikiProject Aircraft/page content for recommended layout When General Moon tried to stop the plan, Graves murdered his own father. Bond then attempted to kill Graves, but his shot missed and broke a window in the plane, sending all other passengers except himself and Graves in the room flying out. The two fought until Bond used Graves' parachute and the electroshock function of his suit to forcibly eject him, and Graves was sucked into the blades of the Antonov's jet engine, killing him and destroying his suit, rendering the Icarus harmless. specific --->A jet engine is a Reaction engine that discharges a fast moving jet of Fluid to
Last words: "Time to face destiny", to which Bond retorted: "Time to face gravity".