'Skyfall' First Look

‘Skyfall’ First Look

Quantum of Solace made $575 million at the worldwide box office but for most Bond fans, this is a continuing source of mystery, considering it was one of the worst entries in the franchise’s 50 year run. The film had a troubled production, started filming without a completed script, with star Daniel Craig having admitted [...]

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, [...]