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“My name is Pussy Galore.”
“I must be dreaming.”
Yep, there you have it, the best line of Sean Connery’s acting career.
It was such a powerful screen aphrodisiac for viewers that you could easily overlook the next gadget.
“I thought I’d wake up dead.” Says Bond.
Pussy replies, “Tranquiliser gun. Knock out shot.”
Although poison darts and arrows have been used for millennia, the tranquiliser gun was invented in the late 1950s by veterinarian New Zealander, Colin Murdoch. It was very new technology at the time of both Fleming's book and the movie.