I Don't Believe It! Unbelievability In Films

I Don’t Believe It! Unbelievability In Films

Now I’m not saying I want films to be realistic. I get enough reality in my real life. When I go to the movies, I want to suspend disbelief, I want to be swept into a story, I want to see magic and miracles and complete character arcs and hear perfectly well-timed banter. But believability [...]

Battle of the Bonds

Battle of the Bonds

Who was the best James Bond? It’s a loaded question and it’s usually the Bond you grew up watching as a kid. To my mind, no actor has pulled off a perfect performance of the character written by Ian Fleming, but the movies are an entirely separate entity and shouldn’t really be compared to the [...]

The Next James Bond

The Next James Bond

Who should be the next actor to play James Bond? This is a question that arguably doesn’t need asking right now because Daniel Craig hasn’t even started filming the 23rd (official) entry in the ever popular spy series, but his contract was for three films and while he may want to do more, the choice [...]

James Bond: A History In Novels and Carte Blanche Review

James Bond: A History In Novels and Carte Blanche Review

Daniel Burden reviews Carte Blanche & talks James Bond James Bond isn’t Jack Bauer or Jason Bourne. Writers and filmmakers need to remember that or this great character will be lost. James Bond.  The character has been around since the 1950s and I’m one of those people who consider themselves to be a mega fan, [...]