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The movie: "Goldfinger"
The actress: Honor Blackman
Character type: Tough and gorgeous henchwoman
Cringeworthy name factor: Off-the-charts bad
Good or evil?: Evil, then good
Ultimate fate: After switching allegiance to Bond, the two parachute out of a plummeting plane and end up getting intimate on a desert island.
Distressed damsel or Bond-worthy badass?: She flies a plane, leads a circus, and judo-chops those who annoy her. She's the definitive early-Bond badass.