Premiere

Anniversary of SPECTRE Royal World Premiere [2015]

October 26th, 2017 by

The Royal World Premiere of SPECTRE, Daniel Craig’s fourth Bond movie, took place at London’s Royal Albert Hall on 26th October 2015. Cast and crew were in attendance to walk the red carpet, as well as dozens of Bond fans from around the world. The approach to the Royal Albert Hall was spectacularly decorated in a Mexican theme, […]

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Goldfinger premiere at London’s Odeon Leicester Square [1964]

September 17th, 2017 by

On 17th September 1964, the third James Bond film, Goldfinger,  premiered at the Odeon Leicester Square. Bond fever had just taken hold and Leicester Square was packed with fans. In the ensuing chaos a set of the cinema’s glass doors was broken and the film started 10 minutes late. Follow The James Bond Dossier on […]

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Premiere of The Man With The Golden Gun [1974]

December 19th, 2016 by

Roger Moore’s second James Bond film was The Man With The Golden Gun, which premiered at London’s Odeon Leicester Square on 19th December 1974. The film went on general release in the UK and USA the same day, although it had opened in Japan five days earlier. While the film is not highly regarded by many Bond […]

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Casino Royale: remembering the Royal World Premiere

November 14th, 2016 by

Hard as it is to believe, today marks the tenth anniversary of Casino Royale’s Leicester Square premiere. Here I revisit my experience of that day. The world premiere of any Bond film is a huge event. However, with a new actor playing 007 and a change in direction for the series, there was a huge […]

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Photos from the red carpet of the SPECTRE world première

October 29th, 2015 by

I was lucky enough to attend the Royal World Première of SPECTRE on Monday night at the Royal Albert Hall, the third Bond première I’ve now attended. This time though with iPhone in hand I managed to get some shots of some of the cast members, including 007 himself, Daniel Craig. Note: all photos are […]

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SPECTRE Royal World Première confirmed for Royal Albert Hall

September 16th, 2015 by

SPECTRE has been selected for The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund’s (CTBF) Royal Film Performance 2015. The World Premiere will be attended by Their Royal Highnesses, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry and will take place on 26 October at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The World Premiere will also be […]

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World première of SPECTRE in London announced for 26 October

July 17th, 2015 by

Today it was announced that the World Première of SPECTRE will take place in London on Monday 26th October. The film will also hit cinemas in the UK and Ireland, the first time a Bond movie has gone on general release the same day as being premièred. Worldwide, SPECTRE will begin its rollout on 6th November in […]

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Report from Skyfall’s Royal World Premiere

October 25th, 2012 by

On Tuesday night the cast and crew of Skyfall were joined by celebrities and other guests to walk the red carpet for the film’s Royal World Premiere. Prince Charles attended the event at London’s Royal Albert Hall with the Duchess of Cornwall with procedes going to charities supporting past and present members of the UK’s intelligence agencies, of […]

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James Bond sets British bow [Variety]

June 3rd, 2011 by

Bond 23 will open in the UK two weeks before the previously announced date of November 9th 2012, according to a MGM and Sony Pictures announcement yesterday. According to an article on Variety: The pic will bow Oct. 26, 2012, at the Odeon Leicester Square, London, said MGM and Sony Pictures Entertainment on Thursday. It […]

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The Casino Royale premiere – working on Leicester Square

December 15th, 2007 by

Take a look at what was going on during the morning of November 14th 2006, when Leicester Square was thrown into chaos in preparation for the Royal Premiere of Casino Royale. Centre stage was the Aston Martin DBS and film crews from around the world were taking turns to get close up.

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