There is a picnic in Terrence Young’s From Russia With Love (1963) but not in Ian Fleming’s novel. It’s inconsequential, shaken, but not stirred.

Featured Image: Terrence Young. From Russia, With Love (1963). Screenplay by  Malbaum and Joanna Harwood based on Ian Fleming’s novel (1957). United Artists. James Bond (Sean Connery) and Sylvia Trench (Eunice Gayson) enjoy a brief water picnic before Miss Moneypenny calls being called to duty.

See: Ian Fleming. From Russia, With Love. London: Jonathan Cape, 1957