MOVIE hunk Roger Moore beat the hell out of bad guys as secret agent James Bond, but at home, he was a punching bag for two of his four wives!

The 89-year-old star of For Your Eyes Only and six other 007 epics shockingly confessed before his May 23 cancer death he was a battered husband. 

His first wife, ice skater Doorn van Steyn, flew into violent rages and nearly beaned him with a hurled teapot, he revealed!

Learn more about the former James Bond actor in this week's GLOBE Magazine available at your nearest newsstand, Wal-Mart, or supermarket.