Watch the ‘SPECTRE’ teaser trailer here

March 28th, 2015 by


The teaser trailer for SPECTRE has just been released online after being announced via social media last week and the date and time confirmed on Thursday. What do you think of how SPECTRE is shaping up? Leave a comment below!

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Anniversary of ‘Skyfall’ première [2012]

October 23rd, 2016 by


Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond film in EON Productions’ long running series, premièred at London’s Royal Albert Hall on 23rd October 2012. The film was Daniel Craig’s third outing as 007 and directed by Sam Mendes. Skyfall went on to become the first Bond movie to earn more than $1 billion worldwide.

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Birthday of production designer Dennis Gassner [1948]

October 22nd, 2016 by


Dennis Gassner, who was production designer on Quantum of Solace (2008), Skyfall (2012) and SPECTRE (2015), was born in Vancouver on 22nd October 1948.

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Birthday of Andrew Scott from SPECTRE [1976]

October 21st, 2016 by


Andrew Scott, who played Max Denbigh in SPECTRE (2015) was born in Dublin on 21st October 1976.

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Birthday of composer Thomas Newman [1955]

October 20th, 2016 by

Photo: By Simon Fernandez, CC BY 2.0.

Composer Thomas Newman, brought into the 007 fold by Sam Mendes for Skyfall, was born on 20th October 1955 in Los Angeles, replacing house composer David Arnold. Newman has a long history with Mendes, scoring the director’s first feature film American Beauty, followed by Road to Perdition, Jarhead and Revolutionary Road and has many more feature […]

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Collecting 007: Francesc Sirvent

October 19th, 2016 by


This week we take a look at some of the items in the collection of Sirvent, Francesc Sirvent. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? When I saw From Russia With Love in a local cinema and years later, the extravaganza Moonraker. What’s your favourite item in your collection and […]

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Dr No actor Joseph Wiseman died on this day in 2009

October 19th, 2016 by


Joseph Wiseman, who appeared as the very first Bond villain in Dr No (1962), died on 19th October 2009. Although Wiseman preferred to be remembered for his stage career, he is best known for playing Dr Julius No after coming to the attention of Harry Saltzman in the film Detective Story (1951).

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Julius W Harris (Tee Hee in ‘Live And Let Die’) died on this day in 2004

October 17th, 2016 by

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Julius W Harris who played Tee Hee Johnson in Live And Let Die died on 17th October 2004 in California aged 81. Harris had worked as a nurse and a bouncer in the jazz clubs of New York before winning his first screen role in Nothing But a Man (1964). He later appeared in blaxploitation movies such as Superfly […]

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Birthday of Götz Otto from ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’ [1967]

October 15th, 2016 by

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Götz Otto, who played Mr Stamper in Tomorrow Never Dies was born in Dietzenbach, West Germany on 15th October 1967. Photo: Götz Otto by Harald Bischoff. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Birthday of Tanya Roberts from ‘A View to a Kill’ [1955]

October 15th, 2016 by


Tanya Roberts, who played Stacey Sutton in A View to a Kill was born in New York on 15th October 1955. Photo: Tanya Roberts 1982. Licensed under Public Domain.

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[VIDEO] Daniel Craig on how he landed the role of 007

October 14th, 2016 by


Last Friday Daniel Craig was interviewed onstage at the New Yorker Festival. In this segment posted on the New Yorker’s YouTube channel, Craig explains how he landed the role of James Bond back in 2005.

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