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LONGEST-SERVING JAMES BOND APPRAISES TWO OTHER BONDS

November 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Roger Moore, who played James Bond longer than any other actor, has complained that the 007 franchise has suffered a decline in quality in recent years. In an interview with Varsity, the student newspaper at Cambridge University in England, Moore expressed admiration for Daniel Craig’s performance in the last Bond movie, Quantum of Solace, but […]

007 TO RETURN TO SCREEN IN 2012

January 12, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

It still doesn’t have a title and only a few months ago rumors were flying that the script was not up to snuff, but the producers of the James Bond movies said Tuesday that “Bond 23” will hit the screen on Nov. 9, 2012. (The first Bond film, Dr. No, starring Sean Connery, hit the […]

50-YEAR OLD TV DRAMA STARRING PRE-BOND CONNERY DISCOVERED

August 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A 1961 BBC dramatization of Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina, starring Sean Connery and Claire Bloom, that was long believed to have been lost has turned up in the BBC’s archives and will soon be issued on DVD, the London Daily Telegraph reported today (Wednesday). The newspaper indicated that the discovery shines a light on the thousands […]

DEVELOPMENT WORK HALTED ON NEXT BOND FLICK

April 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With MGM increasingly facing the possibility of bankruptcy now that efforts to sell the studio have apparently come to naught, the producers of the James Bond movies, arguably MGM’s most bankable asset, announced Monday that they have suspended development of the next Bond flick, No. 23. In a statement, producers Michael Wilson and Barbara Broccoli […]