James Bond & Friends

James Bond & Friends – Episode 0070: Bond Women of the 1980s

November 26th, 2020 by

For this episode, we reflect on the Bond Women of the 1980s, who were far from the gun-arm hanging damsels in distress the series had been criticized for in earlier decades.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0069: Remembering Sir Sean Connery

November 1st, 2020 by

For this episode, the panel remembers the life and career of the original big-screen James Bond – Sir Sean Connery – who died on this day at the age of 90 at his home in the Bahamas.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0068: Watchalong with Thunderball

October 15th, 2020 by

For this episode, don your orange wetsuit, grab a spear gun, and cue up your copy of Thunderball as the panel chats over the film in real-time with observations, trivia, insights, and irreverence. Along the way, we discover grieving orphans, personalized hotel doors, a sweaty Vargas, Pinder’s woodworking, and wonder where the dance floor is on the Disco Volante.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0067: No Time To Release

October 3rd, 2020 by

For this episode, the panel dives into the breaking news that No Time To Die has been delayed again, this time to April 2nd, 2021. When was this decision made? How has MGM handled the ill-fated campaign reboot? Given the big marketing push over the past week, how will this go down with the fan base? Is April next year even a viable target?

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0066: Killing Fleming

September 26th, 2020 by

For this episode, the panel delves into the concept of ‘Death of the Author’ in the context of Ian Fleming’s James Bond novels.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0065: Watchalong with Live And Let Die

September 18th, 2020 by

Don your tactical turtleneck, grab a bourbon (no ice), and cue up your copy of Live And Let Die as the panel chats over the film in real-time with observations, trivia, insights, and irreverence.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0064: Trailer Reaction

September 4th, 2020 by

What do we think of the new No Time To Die trailer and relaunched marketing campaign?

For this episode, the super-panel shares their views on ‘Trailer 2’ and how the film is being re-positioned after the delay from April to November. We also tackle the sticky issue of the push to release in an uncertain world, a new poster, and a big clanger from Universal in Europe.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0063: Watchalong with Octopussy

September 2nd, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere.  Join us as we watch 1983’s Octopussy together as a group experience. For this episode, don your floppy shoes, grab a red nose, and cue up your copy of Octopussy as the panel chats over the film in […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0062: Watchalong with A View To A Kill

August 21st, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Join us as we watch 1985’s A View To A Kill together as a group experience. For this episode, don your velour tracksuit, grab a quiche, and cue up your copy of A View To A Kill as the […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0061: Watchalong with The Spy Who Loved Me

August 10th, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere.  Join us as we watch 1977’s The Spy Who Loved Me together as a group experience. For this episode, don your flared trousers, grab some fish food, and cue up your copy of The Spy Who Loved Me […]

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