Ian Fleming’s Thrilling Cities

In 1959, Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, was asked by the Sunday Times to explore some of the world’s most exotic cities. Travelling to the Far East and then to America, he left the bright main streets for the back alleys, abandoning tourist sites in favour of underground haunts, and mingling with celebrities,…

The Ian Fleming Collection by Sunspel

Sunspel have partnered with The Ian Fleming Estate to create an exclusive menswear range designed in homage to the eminent author, using the same rare cotton he was so fond of. Taking cues from his classic, understated style, the collection has a refined yet casual feel that would be as fitting on a sun-drenched terrace…

Barbara Broccoli talks

EON Productions boss Barbara Broccoli, in a long interview with the THR Awards Chatter podcast, said major Bond 25 decisions won’t occur until sometime in early 2018. Given it’s mid-December of 2017, that’s not terribly surprising. But the podcast is a chance for fans to hear things for themselves. Asked if they know Bond 25’s…

“Die Another Day” exlusive CD

La-La Land Records has announced a limited edition of 5.000 units of the music of Die Another Day by David Arnold with exlusive songs for just $29’98. Orders will start on November 28 at 12 pm PST.  La-La Land Records, Warner Bros. Records, EON Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer proudly present the remastered and expanded CD re-issue release…

Bond 25: locations

One of the biggest unanswered questions is also a simple one: where will Bond 25 be filmed? The producers, Barbara Broccoli and M.G. Wilson, have been rather coy about announcing the next locations to be seen in Bond 25, but not without giving us a few hints along the way. In some instances, they’ve outright…

Bond 25 & Annapurna: announcement

Deadline announced today in exclusive that in a move sure to make the Lion purr, MGM and Annapurna have announced that they will team on the domestic release of the next James Bond movie. This all should be finalized this week, and rumors are flying today. This follows the announcement that MGM was joining forces…

Monica Bellucci speaks about Bond 25

Having made her James Bond debut in the most recent film, Spectre, Italian actress Monica Bellucci is being linked with the next, currently untitled, franchise entry. Will Monica Bellucci be appearing in the 25th James Bond film? It’s a rumour she refuses to confirm or deny, as her agent told Variety. And in conversation with The…

Denis Villeneuve, out?

Blade Runner 2049 helmsman Denis Villeneuve has taken his name out of the running for the Bond 25 directing gig due to his commitment to the Dune remake. Now that fans know Daniel Craig will return for one last mission as 007, the biggest question about the upcoming sequel is who will call the shots…

Adele’s Halloween

It may be a holiday traditionally associated with younger generations roaming neighbourhoods for a trick or treat. Yet, UK stars couldn’t help but get into the spirit of Halloween early as they dressed up to the nines, complete with gore for weekend festivities which they chronicled on social media. Lewas ading the fancy-dress was Grammy-award…

Christoph Waltz has talk

Christoph Waltz, who played Blofeld in Spectre, is promoting his latest film. A few days ago the actor attended the Festa Del Cinema di Roma and, of course, he was asked about his involvement on the coming James Bond film. The German actor  was clear and direct in his answer to Talk Movie. He will…

cOmposer rOyale

With just over two years until the premiere, nobody seems to know who will be composing the score for the next Bond film. The music is a key ingredient in the James Bond world – it is crucial for setting the tone and providing atmosphere whenever necessary. What would Goldfinger be without Barry’s trademarked brass…

James Bond banned from bonding with Moneypenny

James Bond bosses have vetoed a plot-line for Moneypenny and 007 to sleep together for the first time in 55 years of the movie franchise. Script writers were asked to supply ideas for the new Bond film, out in 2019: suggestions included Bond getting married and the spy facing an Islamic State-style terror group. However…