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Morocco filming locations from SPECTRE

November 13th, 2019 by

Filmmakers used a number of Moroccan locations for SPECTRE. Here we investigate where they were. When Bond and Madeleine arrive in Morocco (1:13:52) they walk up the steps of a passageway in the medina. Below them the hustle and bustle of medina life goes on while in the background is the bay. High on the […]

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Review: James Bond 007 #006 from Dynamite

November 12th, 2019 by

Javier E Trujillo reviews issue 6 of Dynamite’s new comic book series. Bond is back on the trail of Oddjob! What secrets will he come across? Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Stephen Mooney, pages 1-17; Robert Carey, pages 18-22 Colorist: Triona Farrell Letterer: Ariana Maker Logo Designer: Geoff Harkins Covers: Dave Johnson, Declan Shalvey, Raffaele Ienco, […]

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Review of Thunderbook: The World of Bond According to Smersh Pod

November 5th, 2019 by

Eoghan Lyng take a look at the forthcoming Thunderbook: The World of Bond According to Smersh Pod. George Lazenby’s making a splash in the audio world, Daniel Craig’s making a splash in the cinematic world, Smershpod’s John Rain is making a name for himself in the literary world. Cruising the twenty five film podcast (he […]

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Teasing Craig: 007 teaser posters from the Daniel Craig era

October 30th, 2019 by

Javier E Trujillo looks back at the teaser posters from the Daniel Craig era. 5 October 2019 once again commemorated Global James Bond Day. Whilst many fans were eager for EON to release a teaser trailer for the upcoming 25th film, No Time to Die, it was not meant to be. Instead, @007 revealed the […]

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N Peal launches 007 Cashmere Collection

October 18th, 2019 by

Daniel Craig has worn sweaters provided by N Peal in the last couple of James Bond films, making their products extremely popular with fans. After starting their association with 007 in Skyfall the company must have been laughing all the way to the bank when they saw Craig wearing their charcoal mock turtleneck on the […]

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Rome filming locations from SPECTRE

October 15th, 2019 by

A look at SPECTRE’s Rome locations including a breakdown of that car chase. The first shot of Bond arriving in Rome (27:55) shows him driving his Aston Martin DB10 the wrong way along Via di Porta San Pancrazio towards the arch of Porta San Pancrazio before the camera rises to show a panoramic shot of […]

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Global James Bond Day

October 5th, 2019 by

On 5th October 1962 Dr No  premiered at the London Pavilion, the first of what is one of the most successful film series ever. Since 2012 the day has been celebrated as Global James Bond Day. So wherever you are in the world and whatever you are doing, today is the day to raise a vodka […]

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Review: James Bond 007 #005 from Dynamite

September 19th, 2019 by

Javier E. Trujillo reviews issue 5 of Dynamite’s new comic book series.  Oddjob takes center stage as he attempts to save Agent K whilst 007 languishes in prison! Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Stephen Mooney Colorist: Triona Farrell Letterer: Ariana Maker Logo Designer: Geoff Harkins Covers: Dave Johnson, Rags Morales & Triona Farrell, Adam Gorham, Stephen […]

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007 & Death: What’s in a Name?

August 22nd, 2019 by

Javier Trujillo considers the title of recently named No Time to Die. On 20 August, 2019, Eon Productions announced to the world that their latest 007 thriller would be called No Time to Die. Reactions have been fairly positive, although some have bemoaned the use of the world “die” once again. “Die” or “Death” is […]

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Anniversary of Ian Fleming’s death [1964]

August 12th, 2019 by

James Bond’s creator, one time naval intelligence officer, journalist and author Ian Lancaster Fleming, died of a heart attack in the early hours of 12th August 1964, his only son’s birthday. After a lifetime of heavy drinking and smoking and a reluctance to cut down on the vices he so much enjoyed, Fleming collapsed after dining at […]

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