50 Years of Bond Music

February 29th, 2012 by

50 years of James Bond

2012 sees the 50th anniversary of the most enduring film franchise in cinema history.  By the golden anniversary of 1962’s Dr No, there will have been 23 James Bond adventures featuring six 007s, countless Bond villains, hundreds of beautiful Bond girls and almost two dozen of the most instantly recognisable theme songs in cinema history. […]

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Barbican to stage an exhibition to mark 50 years of James Bond films [guardian.co.uk]

February 29th, 2012 by

An exhibition celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the James Bond films is set to open at London’s Barbican Centre in July. EON Productions has allowed unprecedented access to the Bond archives and will take up two floors of the centre. An article in the Guardian says: Designing 007: 50 Years of Bond Style promises to showcase five […]

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Land Rover Defender to star in 2012’s new Bond film [Car Magazine Online]

February 27th, 2012 by

A Land Rover Defender is set to feature in a chase sequence involving Naomie Harris, according to Skyfall co-producer Andrew Noakes, who is quoted in an article by Car Magazine Online. ‘We are really going to test that car,’ says Noakes, ‘do things to it it’s not normally designed for. Some of the stuff is so hairy […]

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Dame Judi Dench admits she hates to see herself acting on screen [Mail Online]

February 27th, 2012 by

Dame Judi Dench was photographed in Tower Hill again on Saturday while shooting scenes for Skyfall. According to the Mail Online, which also has photos: The actor was wrapped up warm in a big black coat as she stood around between filming shots of the action movie. Daniel Craig, who plays Bond, was not on […]

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All aglow on the Skyfall set today: clapperboard photo from Skyfall

February 24th, 2012 by

The latest clapperboard photo from the set of Skyfall was uploaded to the official 007 twitter account today; once again it gives away little.

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Skyfall to be released in IMAX Theatres

February 23rd, 2012 by

Press release: Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment today announced that the long-awaited next chapter in the famed James Bond franchise, SKYFALL, will be released in IMAX® theatres simultaneously with the film’s international release on Oct. 26, and its domestic release on Nov. 9, 2012. This is the first IMAX […]

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Sam Mendes’ First SKYFALL Videoblog

February 22nd, 2012 by

007.com has this morning released a 90 second video blog by Sam Mendes, in which he briefly discusses his relationship with the James bond films through Casino Royale, the Sean Connery era and Skyfall.

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Sam Mendes’ first SKYFALL videoblog due tomorrow morning

February 21st, 2012 by

The official James Bond website, 007.com, will be posting a worldwide exclusive from 0700 GMT this Wednesday: Sam Mendes’ first SKYFALL videoblog. Says SKYFALL director Mendes in the video: “The roots of my doing this Bond movie start way before anybody approached me because, like everyone else, I have my own personal relationship with Bond […]

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Naomie Harris and John Logan in the media

February 18th, 2012 by

Actress Naomie Harris and screenwriter John Logan have recently spoken to the press about their involvement in Skyfall. When Harris was asked by Total Film whether she was a goodie or baddie, she replied: “My character would like to see herself as a female Bond but I don’t think anyone’s really a match for Bond.” […]

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Room full of mystery: clapperboard photo from Skyfall

February 17th, 2012 by

The latest Skyfall clapperboard photo has been uploaded to the official 007 twitter account this evening. It is not known where the photo was taken; since Daniel Craig and members of the cast and crew moved to Turkey last week it is likely to be from there. Also, photos from Pinewood have been geotagged; this […]

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