James Bond News

Ian Fleming’s letters to be published in November

June 30th, 2015 by


In the last few days Amazon started listing a new book collecting Ian Fleming’s letters. The Man with the Golden Typewriter: Ian Fleming’s James Bond Letters, collects letters to his wife, friends, publishers and fans to paint a picture of Fleming at the height of his fame and the beginning of Bondmania. Although there has […]

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Dust to dust [‘SPECTRE’ set photo from Morocco]

June 28th, 2015 by

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Patrick Macnee dies aged 93

June 26th, 2015 by


Today we received the sad news that Patrick Macnee, who appeared alongside Roger Moore in A View To A Kill (1985), has died at the age of 93. Macnee is best remembered for the role of John Steed in British TV show The Avengers, but it is as Sir Godfrey Tibbett that many Bond fans will […]

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‘SPECTRE’ second unit in London as main unit moves to Morocco

June 23rd, 2015 by

Sunday once again saw the second unit of SPECTRE shooting on the Thames near MI6 headquarters at Vauxhall Cross. Meanwhile the main unit is now in Morocco, where they are expected to remain for a around 10 days. Filming is scheduled for the maze of streets of Tangier’s Medina and in Erfoud, near the border with Algerian. Sam […]

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Shooting in Tangier [‘SPECTRE’ clapperboard]

June 21st, 2015 by

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October to see ‘The SPECTRE Trilogy’ released by Vintage

June 17th, 2015 by


Timed to coincide with the release later this year of SPECTRE, Vintage Books are to release a paperback collection of three Bond adventures as The SPECTRE Trilogy in October. The collection contains Thunderball, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service and You Only Live Twice, sometimes referred to as “the Blofeld trilogy” (and previously published together under that […]

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‘SPECTRE’ second unit in Thames action on Sunday

June 15th, 2015 by


The second unit of SPECTRE was back in action on Sunday as doubles for Daniel Craig and Léa Seydoux were involved in rehearsals and filming on the Thames near the Houses of Parliament as helicopters buzzed overhead. The two members of the stunt team were wrapped up warmly as they rehearsed on a speedboat during the […]

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Behind the scenes on ‘SPECTRE': Day of the Dead in Mexico City [VIDEO]

June 15th, 2015 by


Sam Mendes discusses how he shot the Day of the Dead scenes in Mexico City for SPECTRE, before the costume department take us behind the scenes and explain how they provided outfits for 1,500 extras.

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In the still of the night [‘SPECTRE’ clapperboard]

June 13th, 2015 by

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Christopher Lee dies at 93

June 11th, 2015 by

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It was with considerable sadness I read of the death of Christopher Lee on Twitter today. I have a particular soft spot of The Man With The Golden Gun as it was my first ever Bond film and while the film has many detractors one of its strengths is Lee’s portrayal of Scaramanga, with his iconic golden […]

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