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Skyfall Scene 16

Scene 16

Scene 16

  • Silva's men pick him up and take him to M's Parliamentary hearing.
  • M, at her most British, recites Tennyson at the hearing as Bond desperately tries to catch up to Silva.
  • Bond fails.
  • Silva enters the hall and opens fire.
  • Mallory attempts to protect M and is shot.
  • Tanner drags M to safety just as Bond arrives.
  • With the nameless agent's help, Silva and his goons are fended off.
  • Bond punctures the fire extinguishers in the room, creating a smokescreen for M's escape.
  • In the car, Bond says they need to get ahead of Silva. To do so, they're going to use M as bait.