Interestingly, the 007 movie Tomorrow Never Dies starring Pierce Brosnan was also filmed in the same general area of Phang Nga Bay (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120347/locations) as was the Man with the Golden Gun. However, after looking carefully for it in Brosnan's movie I could not find James Bond Island anywhere.
James Bond Island in Phang Nga Bay, Thailand became famous in the 1970's after it was featured in the popular James Bond movie "The Man With The Golden Gun". After the movie became a worldwide blockbuster tourists in Thailand began to show interest in visiting the islands and tour operators began offering day trip packages. Over forty years later James Bond Island tours by longtail boat, speed boat cruises and sea canoes or kayaks remain a major attraction for tourists holidaying in Phuket, Khao Lak and Krabi in Southern Thailand.