Collecting 007: Teeritz

August 31st, 2016 by

Teeritz talks Bond watches and books. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? Summer of ’74 or ’75, when my Dad took my brother and I to a Bond double-bill at a nearby cinema showing Live And Let Die and The Man With The Golden Gun. Became a Bond fan […]

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MI6 Confidential #36: Making Magic

August 26th, 2016 by

The latest issue of MI6 Confidential is now available to order online. The Bond family is knitted together by a team of hardworking professionals who have committed their lives to filmmaking.Eon develops relationships such that it can rely on talent time and time again and has a knack for nurturing young filmmakers to fruition. A […]

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The James Bond Dossier reaches 10,000 Facebook fans

August 25th, 2016 by

This afternoon the number of fans following the Facebook page of The James Bond Dossier exceeded 10,000 for the first time. Rather appropriately, today also marks the 86th birthday of the first James Bond, Sir Sean Connery. I’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who follows this website by whatever means and […]

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Collecting 007: Tom Cull

August 24th, 2016 by

Tom J Cull talks about knowing 007 cover illustrator Richard Chopping as a child and how he continues to find new things in Ian Fleming’s books. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? Well, there is no one thing really and it has evolved over time. I was lucky enough to know […]

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Diamonds Are Forever hotel dynamited [video]

August 18th, 2016 by

The Riviera Hotel and Casino, which opened in 1955 and appeared in a number of films, including Diamonds Are Forever, was demolished this week by a series of controlled explosions.

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£3M asking price for property owned by friend of Ian Fleming

August 17th, 2016 by

Any James Bond fan with a spare £3 million might want to take a look at Black Hole Farm in Vermont. The estate was owned by the wife of Ian Fleming’s friend, Ivar Bryce. The pair met as children and became lifelong friends. Fleming visited Black Hole Farm on numerous occasions and used it as […]

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Collecting 007: Joseph Darlington

August 17th, 2016 by

Joseph Darlington, AKA Head of Section at Being James Bond, shares his collection. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? Summer of 1984 when Octopussy was being played on HBO once or twice a day. I’ve had the Bond bug ever since. What’s your favourite item in your collection and […]

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Young Bond: Strike Lightning video trailer released

August 16th, 2016 by

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TV show not to preclude Daniel Craig from Bond 25

August 12th, 2016 by

This week saw Twitter light up after the first hint of real news about Bond 25 surfaced on Deadline Hollywood. Asked about whether Daniel Craig’s involvement in TV series Purity would exclude him from filming another entry in the Bond franchise, Showtime CEO David Nevins said: “It depends when they do the next James Bond […]

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Collecting 007: Marcos Kontze

August 10th, 2016 by

Marcos Kontze from Brazil shares his collection. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? In mid 1990’s when the GoldenEye videogame for Nintendo 64 was released. As a 11 years old kid, I was amazed by it. In the coming weeks and months after I’ve played the game, I found all […]

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