James Bond & Friends

James Bond & Friends – Episode 0102: Trailer Palooza

September 13th, 2021 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Did the two new No Time To Die trailers reignite our excitement? It has been a long and tortuous road to the release of No Time To Die, with many false starts and a rollercoaster of excitement and disappointment. […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0101: Watchalong Recap

August 20th, 2021 by

If you have been following our James Bond Watchalong series, this episode recaps our thoughts from the 24-film exercise, and asks whether our opinions of anything changed?

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0100: Quiz Special

August 11th, 2021 by

Team North America take on Team Europe in an epic James Bond themed Family Fortunes/Feud extravaganza to mark our 100th episode.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0099: Watchalong with The Man With The Golden Gun

August 6th, 2021 by

The Man With The Golden Gun marks the end of our watchalongs of the official EON series of James Bond films – but don’t worry – we’ll be back with the non-canonical adventures next!

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0098: Tomorrow’s News Today

July 24th, 2021 by

With the long-lead articles about No Time To Die starting to drip out, we discuss the points raised by Daniel Craig, Lea Seydoux, and Ana de Armas in interviews.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0097: White Cat Required

July 17th, 2021 by

In this episode, we flip the discussion of villainy as the world bears witness to billionaires shooting rival rockets into space.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0094: Unsung Characters

June 12th, 2021 by

In this episode, we each choose a character that is only in a James Bond film for a few minutes but makes a big impact on the adventure, the viewer, or the series as a whole.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0093: Not Turning Japanese

June 8th, 2021 by

Following our recent You Only Live Twice watchalong, we revisit the question as to why the film with such iconic imagery and all the Bond ingredients fails to stick the landing and isn’t that well regarded within fandom.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0092: No Prime To Die

May 27th, 2021 by

With the news that Amazon will spend $8.45b to take over MGM, we discuss the potential ups and downs of having half the James Bond rights owned by a company with deep pockets.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0091: Art of Bond: Goldfinger I

May 22nd, 2021 by

This episode we survey the book covers of Goldfinger, including the first edition by Richard Chopping.

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