Tag: James Bond

Sir Roger Moore passes away: Bond, The Saint, The Persuaders.

May 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Sir Roger Moore passes away: Bond, The Saint, The Persuaders.

Sir Roger Moore has very sadly passed away today of a cancer-related illness. He was an actor and legend: the 3rd Bond, who with one arched eyebrow and quip could put down such villains as Drax in Moonraker, the most sci-fi of the spy-fi movies. Or Stromberg in The Spy Who Loved Me – more […]

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It’s called SPECTRE . . . James Bond new trailer.

October 3, 2015 | By | Reply More
It’s called SPECTRE . . . James Bond new trailer.

A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE. Stars Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Rory Kinnear, Christoph Waltz, Léa […]

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Trigger Mortis by Anthony Horowitz (book review).

September 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
Trigger Mortis by Anthony Horowitz (book review).

Ever since Ian Fleming passed away in 1964, there have been numerous authors who have attempted to carry on his legacy. From Bond aficionado Kingsley Amis (writing under the pseudonym Robert Markham) to John Gardner and Raymond Benson, who created a large body of Bond books in the 80s and 90s, there has been enough […]

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Skyfall ( 2012) (DVD review).

March 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
Skyfall ( 2012) (DVD review).

What can be said about the latest James Bond epic that has not been already said before? Sufficient to say it starts off with a chase over the rooftops and railways, a chase that defies probability with each second of its continuance. Not only is health and safety abandoned, the death-defying antics have such a […]

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Skyfall best-selling Bond film… like, ever!

November 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Skyfall best-selling Bond film… like, ever!

This weekend just passed, Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond movie, officially became the best-performing Bond film of all time (as well as the longest-running film franchise in film history), with a global cumulative of $669.2 million… stomping all over the $599.2 million worldwide total taken by Casino Royale in 2006, as if it was a […]

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Skyfall (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

November 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Skyfall (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

James Bond is after a stolen list of MI6 agents who have been placed in terrorist cells. At the same time. all of MI6 is under attack from someone who has access to the inside of the organisation. Bond is fighting an enemy that has his knowledge and skills. This is a strong, fast, and […]

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Skyfall – Frank’s take (film review).

November 9, 2012 | By | Reply More
Skyfall – Frank’s take (film review).

As the cinema world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the badass British superspy known internationally as Agent 007, craggily-faced Daniel Craig achieves a milestone of his own as the high-octane ‘Skyfall’ marks the third film in which he walks in the adventurous shoes of the dangerous and debonair James Bond. After Craig’s dapper topsy-turvy turns […]

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Make you own Skyfall?

October 9, 2012 | By | Reply More
Make you own Skyfall?

Here’s a documentary that thrusts behind the scenes on the set of the latest James Bond movie, Skyfall. You can use the tips in this to make your own film if you have a spare budget of $100 million dollars or so. Chump change, right? You might have to convince Daniel Craig to come and […]

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This is the Skyfall!

October 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
This is the Skyfall!

And here, my spy-fi friends, is the old Skyfall trailer remastered with Adele’s new Bond theme song pumping away in the background. Yes, James Bond is back. Did you miss him? And what do you think of Adele’s music?

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Ultimate Bond-age.

October 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
Ultimate Bond-age.

In case you live on a planet with no spy-fi genre, 2012 is the 50th Anniversary of James Bond – and the studio is celebrating with this online video tribute entitled ‘We Have All The Time In The World’. It’s part documentary and part montage of the best Bond movie bits. We loved it. We […]

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