Watch the Skyfall Royal Premiere online

October 23rd, 2012 by

Today will see the eyes of the world focused on the Royal Albert Hall in London as Skyfall‘s cast and crew are joined by a glittering array of talent on the red carpet at the Royal World Premiere of the 23rd James Bond film. Sony are providing a live stream of the event, which you […]

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How to eat like 007 [Mail Online]

October 21st, 2012 by

The Mail Online today has an article taking a look at James Bond’s favourite foods. Covering such things as scrambled eggs, caviar, dressed crab, roast grouse, smoked salmon and lamb cutlets with asparagus, the article notes that thanks to rationing the meals described by Ian Fleming would have seemed impossible exotic to the average reader […]

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Skyfall two minute trailer

October 20th, 2012 by

The final trailer for Skyfall was released by Sony on Thursday. The trailer is just over two minutes long, and consists of previously seen footage from other trailers and TV spots. Watch it on YouTube above.

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Sam Mendes: Bond movie Skyfall’s not the limit [Independent]

October 20th, 2012 by

The Independent features a profile of Skyfall director Sam Mendes, noting he is a lifelong Bond fan. Making his debut with American Beauty,Skyfall is Mendes’ sixth feature film and with each he takes pains to avoid a signature style. Read the full article here

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Learn to mix 007’s cocktails in London with “License To Swill”

October 19th, 2012 by

Barz8  Events is running a series of 007 themed cocktail classes in London timed to coincide with the UK release of Skyfall. We attended a class earlier in the week and found it to be a great night out , which you can read about here. Attendees can expect to be shown how to mix […]

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Unlock the 007 in you. You have 70 seconds! [Coke Zero]

October 19th, 2012 by

Coke Zero, official partner on Skyfall, as released a new video showing how rail commuters were challenged to unlock their inner 007 and win tickets for Skyfall. Naturally, with a variety of obstacles to contend with, it wasn’t as easy as it first appeared.

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Sam Mendes could return for another Bond. But only if he can match Skyfall

October 19th, 2012 by

In an interview with Time Out, Sam Mendes discusses Skyfall, telling the interviewer that when he started working on the project he was surprised at how opinionated he was about how to make a good James Bond film. Mendes finishes the interview by saying that he enjoyed the experience enough to make another Bond film. However, he […]

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Learning the art of James Bond’s cocktails

October 19th, 2012 by

One element strongly associated with 007 is his drinking, with “shaken, not stirred” almost guaranteed to recall the world’s most famous secret agent in the mind of anyone  in the English speaking world. While his vodka martinis have become something of a cliché, at least Daniel Craig got to drink something else in Casino Royale, with […]

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Barbara Broccoli dismisses 3D for Bond 24

October 18th, 2012 by

In a recent interview Barbara Broccoli scuppered the hopes of anyone wishing to see Bond 24 in 3D. She said that they currently have no plans on shooting in 3D, and felt that the James Bond films were not really suitable for 3D anyway due to the fast moving action and quick cuts. Her half brother, […]

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Ursula Andress: 50 years of 007 on the big screen

October 17th, 2012 by

When Ursula Andress first appeared in Dr No, emerging from the Caribbean dressed in a white bikini, she not only got the pulses of millions racing, but also set the standard by which every following Bond girl would be judged. Cast as Honey Ryder, she helped launch what would eventually become one of the world’s […]

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