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Interview: Naomie Harris (Skyfall)

Interview: Naomie Harris (Skyfall). By Simon Miraudo. Skyfall, the twenty-third James Bond adventure, is the highest grossing in the super-spy’s 50-year cinematic history. Helmed by Oscar winner Sam Mendes and starring the blonde Bond-shell himself, Daniel Craig, it features 007 squaring off against a demented former MI6 agent (Javier Bardem) who is seeking vengeance against […]

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With a bullet – Skyfall review

Skyfall – Starring Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, and Judi Dench. Directed by Sam Mendes. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. There are good Bond films. There are bad Bond films. They’re all ‘Bond’ films, however, and that is both their best attribute and a burden. The much-vaunted reboot Casino Royale jettisoned a lot of the series’ […]

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John Logan writing Bond 24 and 25

Deadline recently revealed that superstar Hollywood screenwriter John Logan has been tapped by the Bond producers to write the next two films, possibly as an arc. Early reports for the upcoming Skyfall are about as glowing as humanly possible, so it’s no surprise that the film’s producers are locking down further films. John Logan’s resume […]

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Daniel Craig set for two more Bond movies

Daniel Craig will not bow out as Bond with Sam Mendes‘ Skyfall, Deadline reports. Craig will return for two further adventures at least, seeing him play 007 in the 24th and 25th instalments of the ongoing saga. This will make him the third-longest serving Bond actor in the franchise’s history. Sony Pictures and MGM will continue to […]

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Trailer Debut: Skyfall

The feature trailer for Sam Mendes‘ new 007 movie, Skyfall, has arrived online, opening with M (Judi Dench) penning James Bond’s (Daniel Craig) obituary. Never fear; Bond is only presumed dead, living it up and enjoying a few drinks with M-16 no longer on his back. But, he returns to Her Majesty’s Secret Service soon […]

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Teaser Debut: Skyfall

Curious as to what a Sam Mendes-directed Bond movie looks like? Be curious no more! The teaser trailer for Skyfall has arrived. As far as teasers go, Skyfall doesn’t skimp on the money shots. We get to enjoy James Bond (Daniel Craig) undergoing a word association examination, overseen by M (Dame Judi Dench) and a new character played by […]

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Duncan Jones sets biopic for Bond writer

After more than 20 feature film adaptations of his creation James Bond, author Ian Fleming is set to be the subject of an upcoming biopic. According to Deadline, Moon and Source Code helmer Duncan Jones is set to direct a movie based on Andrew Lycett’s biography of the late writer. Matthew Brown has penned the script. Fleming was inspired […]

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Poster Debut: Skyfall

The teaser trailer for Sam Mendes‘ entry in the 007 saga, Skyfall, is mere days away from hitting the web. Until that fires through the barrel and into our brains, please enjoy the film’s first teaser poster courtesy of its official website. So, not much new there, but it’s always nice to see Daniel Craig‘s blond Bond holding a […]

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First look at Daniel Craig as James Bond in Skyfall

The wait is over, 007-heads. The first picture of Daniel Craig as James Bond in the new Sam Mendes directed adventure Skyfall has been released on the film’s official website. And you need only cast your eyes downward slightly to see it! According to OO7.com, the picture is taken from Bond’s trip to Shanghai. Besides […]

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Has Bond 23 been christened Skyfall?

There’s been much speculation over the official title of the next James Bond film (tentatively, and boringly, called Bond 23). Back in August, rumours surfaced that the flick had been christened Carte Blanche and would be based on the upcoming Jeffrey Deaver novel of the same name. Although that was quickly debunked, a new title has […]

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Is THIS the name of the new James Bond flick? (Update: No)

Update: Never mind! EON Productions has denied Bond 23 will be called Carte Blanche, nor will it have anything to do with Jeffery Deaver’s novel. Original report below… Did a Serbian cellist reveal the title, and, inadvertently, the plot of the new James Bond flick? Weirdly … maybe! Details regarding Sam Mendes‘ long-gestating Bond 23 have been […]

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James Bond finds his new Moneypenny

Naomie Harris (Pirates of the Caribbean) has been cast as Miss Moneypenny, the most iconic and long-lasting of all the Bond girls, in Sam Mendes‘ upcoming James Bond film. According to The Daily Mail, Harris is in final negotiations to star in Bond 23 as assistant to M (Judi Dench). This will be Moneypenny’s first […]

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>Javier Bardem to play Bond villain?

>Javier Bardem has been approached to star in the next James Bond film according to Deadline. While details haven’t been released, it would be fair to assume Bardem will be playing opposite Bond as the villain of the film (something Bardem experienced in 2007’s No Country for Old Men). (UPDATE: Bardem told the L.A. Times […]

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James Bond has been deactivated

Production on the next instalment of the James Bond franchise has been put on indefinite hold due to the uncertain financial situation of distributor Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, according to Business Week. The future of the Bond series (and indeed, the future of MGM) has been in doubt for much of the past 12 months. Michael G. Wilson […]

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Is Michael Sheen going to play Blofeld in Bond 23?

source: theguardian.co.uk With all due respect to dear ol’ blighty, I normally ignore any rumour that originates from an English news source. Nothing personal; they’re just usually too ridiculous to report. However, this one seemed kinda plausible. Acclaimed thespian Michael Sheen is apparently in talks to star as Ernst Blofeld in the newest Bond flick. […]

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Bond/Nixon? New 007 flick scores talented screenwriter!

source: aintitcool.com Oscar-nominated screenwriter Peter Morgan has been hired to write the next Bond film, along with Neal Purvis and Robert Wade. Morgan, who wrote The Last King of Scotland, The Queen and Frost/Nixon (which was adapted from his own play) will replace gun-for-hire Paul Haggis, who contributed to 2006’s Casino Royale and 2008’s Quantum […]

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Quantum of Solace Hilariously Challenges Nights in Rodanthe For Top Spot At Box Office

source: reuters.com The latest Bond flick Quantum of Solace has surprised no one by being an absolute smash at the box office. The flick picked up $70.4 million over the 3-day-weekend in the U.S, well above Casino Royale’s $40.8 million opening. Daniel Craig‘s second outing as Bond has opened in 73 markets over the last […]

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Movie Mistakes – James Bond Edition!

source: moviemistakes.com Quantum of Solace, the latest James Bond flick, is so close we can almost touch it. It had a record breaking weekend in the UK, and we can expect similar results when it lands November 19 in Australia. Moviemistakes.com currently has a 007 tribute page, honouring the most embarrassing gaffe’s in the film […]

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"Bond, James Bond" Cut From Movie

source: ninemsn.com There are days that live in infamy; dates that are etched into the global consciousness. There have been moments of tragedy and pain that literally make the world stand still. Today is one of those days. Ninemsn is reporting that James Bond‘s famous introductory line (“Bond … James Bond”) has been cut from […]

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Quantum of Awesomeness – New James Bond Trailer!

source: traileraddict.com As if we could be even MORE excited. The new trailer for Quantum of Solace has debuted online, and it looks so wonderful I think I could cry. Check. It. Out. http://www.traileraddict.com/emb/6329 Quantum of Solace looks set to pick-up right where Casino Royale left off, as Bond hunts down the people responsible for […]

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