The James Bond Theme: has it had its day?

November 13th, 2013 by

One thing that disappointed me in Skyfall was the absence of the James Bond theme at the start of the film and I think we can safely say it’s not going to return there any time soon now the precedent has been set. But to me it makes no sense having it at the end of the […]

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William Boyd interviewed on Guardian books podcast

November 13th, 2013 by

Solo author William Boyd recently spoke to John Mullan for The Guardian’s book podcast, available to download from iTunes. The podcast includes a reading from the latest James Bond novel, as well as how he went about writing the book, Ian Fleming and how he had to ignore the films. Download Podcast from iTunes

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Villainous females of the Bond world

November 6th, 2013 by

The women in the Bond universe are too often characterised using two words: Bond Girl. Here we take a look at the most villainous of them.

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