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Birthday of Olga Kurylenko from Quantum of Solace [1979]

November 14th, 2018 by

Olga Kurylenko, who played Camille Montes in Quantum of Solace, was born in Berdyansk, in what is now Ukraine on 14th November 1979.

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Anniversary of Goldeneye World Première [1995]

November 13th, 2018 by

Goldeneye, Pierce Brosnan’s 007 début, received its World Première at the Radio City Music Hall in New York on 13th November 1995.

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Birthday of Art Malik from The Living Daylights [1952]

November 13th, 2018 by

Art Malik, who played Kamran Shah in The Living Daylights, was born in Bahawalpur, Pakistan on 13th November 1952.

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Anniversary of US release of Skyfall [2012]

November 9th, 2018 by

Daniel Craig’s third Bond film, Skyfall, went on general release in the United States on 9th November 2012, although it was released in IMAX the day before. Production was delayed by the financial problems of MGM, resulting in a four year gap between Quantum of Solace and Skyfall.

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Anniversary of the première of The World In Not Enough [1999]

November 8th, 2018 by

The World Première of Pierce Brosnan’s third Bond film, The World Is Not Enough, took place at Mann’s Village Theatre in Los Angeles on 8th November 1999.

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Birthday of Angela Scoular from On Her Majesty’s Secret Service [1945]

November 8th, 2018 by

Angela Scoular, who Ruby in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969), was born in London on 8th November 1945. She also appeared in the 1967 version of Casino Royale as Buttercup.

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Birthday of Famke Janssen from ‘GoldenEye’ [1964]

November 5th, 2018 by

Famke Janssen, who played Xenia Onatopp in Goldeneye was born in Amstelveen, Netherlands on 5th November, 1964. Photo: Famke Janssen by Gage Skidmore. Licensed under CC BY 2.0.

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Birthday of 007 composer John Barry [1933]

November 3rd, 2018 by

Composer John Barry, whose arrangement of the James Bond Theme is indelibly etched on the eardrums of us all and created the memorable soundtracks for many of the early Bond movies, was born in York on 3rd November 1933. Photo: John Barry in concert by Geoff Leonard. Licensed under CC BY-SA 1.0.

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Anniversary of UK release of Quantum of Solace [2008]

October 31st, 2018 by

The eagerly anticipated second Bond film with Daniel Craig, Quantum of Solace , went on UK general release on 31st October 2008. Despite the success of Casino Royale (2006) the follow up was widely felt to miss the mark.  

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Anniversary of Quantum of Solace première [2008]

October 29th, 2018 by

Quantum of Solace premièred at the Odeon Leicester Square on 29th October 2008. After the success of Casino Royale (2006), Daniel Craig’s second James Bond outing was eagerly anticipated but widely felt to miss the mark.

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