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Telegraph includes Corgi Aston Martin DB5 in best new toys tested [VIDEO]

April 17th, 2015 by

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This video from the Telegraph takes a look at three of the best new toys available, the first of which is the reissued Aston Martin DB5 from Corgi, first available in 1965.

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Daniel Craig named anti-mine advocate by UN

April 16th, 2015 by

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Earlier this week it was announced that Daniel Craig has been appointed Global Advocate for the Elimination of Mines and Explosive Hazards by the United Nations. “Along with movie goers worldwide, I have been on the edge of my seat watching Mr Craig, as James Bond, defuse ticking time-bombs with seconds to spare”, joked UN […]

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Bond fans launch ‘It’s got to be Bassey’ campaign for ‘SPECTRE’ [VIDEO]

April 15th, 2015 by

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Whether or not you agree with the sentiment, this video by two Bond fans, which includes footage from every James Bond film from Eon Productions into which they have edited shots of them holding a sign demanding “It’s got to be Bassey”, is very well done. Paul Joseph and Tim Benzie spent three weeks working […]

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‘Shoot To Kill’ ebook to be released in North America

April 14th, 2015 by

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Ian Fleming Publications today announced that the latest addition to the Young Bond series, Steve Cole’s Shoot To Kill , is to be released in ebook format in North America. The book, Steve Cole’s first after taking over as Young Bond author from Charlie Higson, continues James Bond’s adventures as a youngster which this time take him to 1930s […]

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Daniel Craig returns to filming early after knee op

April 14th, 2015 by

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Daniel Craig is reported to have returned early to the SPECTRE shoot in London after an operation to fix a knee injury sustained during filming. Eon Productions had previously said he would be out of action until 22nd April, but a report in the Daily Mail, citing The Sun, says Craig is back in action […]

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Behind the scenes in Mexico City

April 10th, 2015 by

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  These images aren’t quite new as they were released after Easter on the 007.com website, but here are the latest four photos from SPECTRE. All are in Mexico City, where the first unit was recently shooting, with the three below shoing various aspects of the Day of the Dead parade specially recreated for the film. […]

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Christoph Waltz denies he is Blofeld to GQ

April 8th, 2015 by

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Christoph Waltz who plays Franz Overhauser in SPECTRE has been interviewed for the latest edition of GQ magazine. Extracts from the full interview appear on the website, which you can read by following the link at the bottom of this article, but the main points are that he had to think twice about whether he wanted to appear […]

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Eon confirms Daniel Craig will return to ‘SPECTRE’ shoot on 22nd April following surgery

April 6th, 2015 by

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  Following my news report yesterday that Daniel Craig underwent knee surgery in New York last week, the BBC has heard from Eon Productions to clarify the situation.   The Eon spokeswoman confirmed Craig had a minor procedure during the Easter break, but denied that he had missed several days of filming alread. She added: “During […]

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Daniel Craig undergoes knee op in New York

April 5th, 2015 by

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   Last week Daniel Craig underwent keyhole surgery in New York for a knee injury sustained weeks earlier during filming of SPECTRE. Craig was seen on his way to the clinic last Monday and has reportedly missed several days of filming, currently taking place in Mexico City.  His knee has caused him problems ever since […]

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Conflicting reports on the economic impact of ‘SPECTRE’ on Mexico City

April 3rd, 2015 by

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‘SPECTRE’ is costing businesses in Mexico City millions of dollars in lost revenue as streets are blocked and malls closed, with filming “bleeding local business owners dry” to the tune of $24 million according to this report, which goes on to say producers are paying businesses up to $130 a day for the inconvenience. Local officials […]

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