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David Leigh

I've been a James Bond fan since I was 8 years old when I simultaneously read Casino Royale and bought an Corgi Aston Martin DB5. I've been running The James Bond Dossier since 2002 and today there are a variety of authors contributing to the website.

Website: https://www.thejamesbonddossier.com

No reshoots for No Time to Die

March 27th, 2020 by

No Time to Die is finished and has been locked away until November. Back at the beginning of March a rumour started after the seven month delay for No Time to Die was announced. According to the rumour, the real reason the film had been pushed back had nothing to do with the covid-19 pandemic. […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0044: Tobacco Plants

March 20th, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. What was the impact and cultural context of GoldenEye’s release in 1995? In this episode, we reflect on the release of Goldeneye back in 1995, the challenges it faced, and the lasting legacy it had on the series. Where […]

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SOS: Q The Music Show

March 19th, 2020 by

The popular band is reaching out to the 007 community for help. As you know, people around the world are facing one of the biggest challenges in decades. The coronavirus pandemic has reached many countries around the world and turning life upside down for those affected. I live in Spain, where we have been in […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0043: Social Distancing

March 7th, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. What just happened and how will ‘No Time To Die’ fare in November? In this episode to mark the one year anniversary of the podcast, we take a quick trip down memory lane and recount some of the standout […]

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No Time to Die delayed until November

March 4th, 2020 by

A short statement confirmed the new James Bond film will now be released later this year. A short statement released on the official James Bond website announced the following: MGM, Universal and Bond producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, announced today that after careful consideration and thorough evaluation of the global theatrical marketplace, the […]

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Bond vs Bond: The Many Faces of 007

March 3rd, 2020 by

Revised and updated version of the book published by Race Point Publishing today. Who is your favorite Bond? Whether you prefer Sean Connery to Roger Moore or Daniel Craig to Pierce Brosnan, you’ll find every incarnation of the debonair spy in this unofficial comprehensive guide. Revised and updated, this paperback edition of Bond vs. Bond […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0042: The Best Decoy in Town

March 3rd, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. How are we feeling about No Time To Die’s marketing campaign? This week we round up the latest No Time To Die news, and Bill reports from Toronto where he and a large group of Bond fans assembled for […]

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🎬No Time to Die director feature

February 25th, 2020 by

Cary Joji Fukunaga discusses the making of No Time to Die including his work with Daniel Craig, and introducing Rami Malek as the latest villain.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0041: 007 Is Also Gonna Die

February 22nd, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. How many times has James Bond died? In this episode, as rumours swirl about the fate of 007 in No Time To Die, we ponder how many times James Bond is assumed to be dead or pretends to be […]

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New posters for No Time to Die released

February 21st, 2020 by

Two new posters for the forthcoming James Bond movie were released this afternoon. The new No Time to Die posters use the same design but vary in dimensions. Here is the first: And the second one is below. You may have to compare them side by side to notice the difference, but it is there!

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