MI6 Confidential #28 –SPECTRE Returns


With days to go until Bond 24 was due to commence principal photography, the public had hitherto been met with silence on the subject. But on 4th December Sam Mendes revealed his cast and title.



Titled SPECTRE, the film brings together a high calibre team that includes cast members Christoph Waltz, Lea Seydoux, Monica Bellucci, and Dave Bautista. Cinematographer Hoyte Van Hoytema joins the crew and Bond stalwarts Alexander Witt, Chris Corbould and Gary Powell all return.

This issue recaps the road to production, but also rounds out the year with a focus on 007 in print, and pays homage to 50 years of Goldfinger.


Featured in this issue:

  • SPECTRE – Early impressions from the cast & crew of SPECTRE, the 24th 007 adventure.
  • Golden Girls – The five fantastic actresses and their timeless characters.
  • The Midas Touch – How production designer Ken Adam re-imagined Fort Knox.
  • Ernö Goldfinger  – The architect who lent his name to Bond’s nemesis.
  • Steve Cole – The Young Bond author on the character and legacy.
  • The Bond Connection – Fleming talks geopolitics and the need for a hero.

Issue #28 is now shipping around the world. To order online, visit www.mi6confidential.com.

David Leigh founded The James Bond Dossier in 2002. A fan of 007 since the age of 8, he is also author of The Complete Guide to the Drinks of James Bond. You can order a copy here if you don't own it already.

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