James Bond News

Aston Martin DB10 vs Jaguar C-X75 in Rome

February 28th, 2015 by

db10-vs-cx75

The early hours of Friday saw some of Rome’s main thoroughfare’s off limits to regular traffic as the team behind SPECTRE continued to work on a car chase between James Bond’s Aston Martin DB10 and the Jaguar C-X75, driven by Mr Hinx. After the disappointing car chase at the start of Quantum of Solace this a […]

>> read article

MI6 Confidential #29 – ‘SPECTRE’ First Look

February 26th, 2015 by

Ask anyone with a passing interest in Bond and they’ll recall the terrorist organisation SPECTRE pulling the strings on some of 007’s most dangerous missions; but not because they have been a regular fixture of recent times. However, the organisation will be back (and just possibly its ubiquitous leader, Blofeld) in the 24th screen adventure. […]

>> read article

Sam Mendes discusses ‘SPECTRE’

February 26th, 2015 by

mqdefault[1]

Sam Mendes says he returned to James Bond for SPECTRE because of the story, adding that the plot is driven by Bond. He also says that he wanted to develop the new characters he introduced in Skyfall – M, Q and Moneypenny.    

>> read article

Bond in Motion exhibition extended indefinitely

February 26th, 2015 by

Bond in Motion

Great news for Bond fans living in and around the British capital, with the announcement that the London Film Museum’s Bond in Motion exhibition, which was due to run until March, has been extended indefinitely. The exhibition features cars and other verhicles from the 007 films and will see a number of newe exhibits added this year, […]

>> read article

Latest ‘SPECTRE’ clapperboard shows Aston Martin and Jaguar in Rome

February 24th, 2015 by

IMG_0772.JPG

 The official 007 Twitter account earlier tweeted the above photo from Rome, saying simply “Two supercars, one beautiful city”.  The last few days have seen the main unit shorting a car chase through the Eternal City, where the production is based until March. 

>> read article

First look at ‘SPECTRE’ in April edition of Empire

February 24th, 2015 by

empire01

Empire magazine has just unveiled its cover design for the April 2015 edition, which features Daniel Craig with a suppressed Walther PPK in hand. The magazine cover comes in two designs, the regular shown above and a special limited edition collectors’ edition below. The magazine visited the SPECTRE team on set in Pinewood Studio’s, as well […]

>> read article

Night shoot on the streets of Rome

February 24th, 2015 by

spectre-news-0

Last night saw the Aston Martin DB10 in action on the streets of Rome, with roads used for filming closed to the public between 9 pm and 6 am this morning. The video above shows some of the preparations prior to filming commencing, plus a look at a DB10 with camera and lighting gear attached.

>> read article

High speed ‘SPECTRE’ car chase in Rome disrupted by poor roads

February 23rd, 2015 by

Aston Martin DB10

Filming of a high speed car chase through the streets of Rome was reportedly disrupted at the weekend thanks to Rome’s cobblestones and potholes. Speeds were limited to just 70 km/h despite the producers paying for the roads used in the shoot be repaired, resulting in less than satisfactory results for the filmmakers. The SPECTRE shoot […]

>> read article

Aston Martin DB10 in Rome [Video]

February 23rd, 2015 by

Aston Martin DB10

The video shows three Aston Martin DB10s on location in Rome for the SPECTRE shoot.

>> read article

Rome mayor meets Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci at ‘SPECTRE’ photo-call

February 18th, 2015 by

IMG_4197.JPG

Photo: shared via official 007 Twitter feed. For a slideshow of the SPECTRE photo-call today in Rome with Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci click the link below via Italian news site Republicca. The two can be seen posing on a balcony with the Roman Forum and the Coliseum as a backdrop.

>> read article