Denis Villenueve, the new director?

Does Denis Villeneuve have the inside track to direct Bond 25? If the latest rumor is true, then indeed he does. But let’s emphasize: the following Tweet by gossip columnist Baz Bamigboye, which has caused a “stir” with Bond fans everywhere, lacks sufficient details and support to be trusted at this point. But the idea…

Is Thomas Newman back?

It’s been slightly quiet on the Bond front after it was announced that Daniel Craig would return for his final outing as 007 in the untitled Bond 25. We still haven’t learned officially who will direct the film or who will distribute it. Although, it was revealed that directors Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Sicario, Blade Runner…

007 Elements

007 ELEMENTS is the new James Bond cinematic installation opening this winter built inside the summit of the Gaislachkogl Mountain in Sölden. The name 007 ELEMENTS reflects the visitor’s journey through a series of galleries, each distilling the craft of the signature elements that define a James Bond film. The installation will focus on Specrtre,…

Toronto Film Festival

Some 007-related tidbits have come out during the start of the Toronto Film Festival. Barbara Broccoli: The boss of Eon Productions and producer of Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool made a few comments. “I have a few other lower-budget films in mind and a couple of theatre pieces, too,” Broccoli said, according to THE…

Apple, the new owner of James Bond

The franchise, and its future, are up for grabs as Agent 007 is being viewed as one of the last untapped brands that could be a game changer.The James Bond sweepstakes has taken an unexpected turn. While Warner Bros. remains in the lead to land film distribution rights to the megafranchise — whose deal with…

May [UPDATED]

The Word of James Bond can now confirm in exclusive and thanks to an anonymous source very linked to the Bond that the production of Bond 25 will begin in May as you can see in the image below, a fragment of an email. Just remember this: MAY [UPDATE] As we have been asked, the source…

Confirmed! Daniel Craig IS back!

Daniel Craig has confirmed during an interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert the mounting reports that he will return to the role of James Bond. Putting an end to months of speculation, Craig, who next appears in Steven Soderbergh’s Logan Lucky, gave an unequivocal answer to the host’s point-blank question about whether he has…

PURITY now in 2019, not in 2018

On last summer’s Television Critics Association press tour, Showtime President and CEO David Nevins said he expected to film the series Purity in 2017 or beginning of 2018. That would have been in the can before star Daniel Craig would be needed for another James Bond film, should he even decide to make one. Now…

James Bond TV [EXCLUSIVE]

As The World of James Bond announced a few days ago, the Spanish TV platform Movistar + will launch a James Bond channel during some days where all the films and special programs will be broadcasted honoring James Bond for the 55th anniversary of the film Dr No. Now, The World of James Bond has,…

Craig only lives twice + Idris Elba

James Bond producers finally seem to have shaken, not stirred, some sense into Daniel Craig. «I can reveal the actor is on the verge of signing for not one but two more installments of the spy franchise before hanging up his tux once and for all», this is how Dan Wootton began his exlusive on…

Bye Sam, hello Daniel

«There were jokes that you could cut the atmosphere between them with one Bond’s knives» Daniel Craig famously said would «rather slash his wrists» than return to Bond, so when news seem to appear that he was in fact pencilled in for the 25th film, speculation was rife. Craig previously said if he did another…

MGM must face lawsuit over James Bond box set missing two films

The packaging for the 50th anniversary  said: «All the Bond films gathered together for the first time» «Will the real ‘James Bond’ please stand up?» Thus begins the decision by a Washington federal judge who on Thursday found enough puns in the extensive catalogue of James Bond films to move a lawsuit against MGM and…