James Bond

The 6 best watches ever worn by James Bond

"He could not just wear a watch. It had to be a Rolex."<p>So says Ian Fleming in his debut 007 novel, "Casino Royale." But James Bond has never been one to follow rules (especially when there's a lucrative endorsement deal to be had), and over the past 56 years his weapon-grade wrist has played host …

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Daniel Craig's James Bond Movies Are So Boring

Where did it all go wrong?<p>Daniel Craig’s the most screen-accurate Bond to date, and he’s been considered one of the best actors to play the role. So why have most of his films seemed so unmemorable? Despite a successful reboot of what had become a stale franchise, maybe audiences underestimated how …

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'Tomb Raider' Trailer: Why Alicia Vikander Is No Angelina Jolie

In June 2001, Paramount/Viacom Inc. dropped the first <i>Tomb Raider</i> movie, a poorly-reviewed but eagerly anticipated action adventure movie based on a popular video game and starring a “name” actress who had just won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. And now, in March of 2018, MGM and Warner …

Tomb Raider

Bond girls are forever: Seductive trading cards featuring 007’s femme fatales

<i>A trading card featuring Swiss actress Ursula Andress as Honey Ryder in 1962’s ‘Dr. No.’</i><p>“James? Take me ’round the world one more time.”<p>—Holly …

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50 days til Oscar. 50 movies with no Oscar love

"M" (1931)<p>Red Dust (1932)<p>Trouble in Paradise (1932)<p>Duck Soup (1933)<p>King Kong (1933)<p>The 39 Steps (1935)<p>Bringing Up Baby (1938)<p>The Shop Around the …

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How James Bond's Aston Martin Accidentally Set A World Record Filming 'Casino Royale'

Looking back on <i>Casino Royale,</i> in many ways the Aston Martin DBS - which Bond took spectacularly poor care of - might have been the best supporting character in the film (with apologies to Mads Mikkelsen).<p>It turns out the sleek supercar was drafted in by Barbara Broccoli herself, according to an …

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10 Of The Best Unofficial James Bond Auditions Fom TV And Movies

Rumour has it that when James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli was looking to recruit Pierce Brosnan's replacement, it was Daniel Craig's performance as a charming crook in 2004's <i>Layer Cake</i> that convinced her he was the man for the job.<p>Similarly, back in the late '60s, Roger Moore's turn as suave …

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How to Make the Classic James Bond Vesper Martini | The Art of Manliness

One of James Bond’s most enduring catchphrases is “shaken, not stirred.” But what, exactly, is being mixed in that cocktail shaker? Most of us know …

Ian Fleming

Daniel Craig May Have Bought This Fixer Upper in Brooklyn

It looks like James Bond himself may be <i>Skyfall</i>-ing into Brooklyn. Daniel Craig, the dashing Englishman known for his roles in Bond flicks like <i>Spectre</i> …

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Bond 25: Why is James Bond relevant in 2019?

Tim George Jan 15, 2018With James Bond returning to our screens in 2019, what's the challenge ahead for Daniel Craig's final 007 movie? After a year …

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The evolution of the Bond Girl (or lack thereof)

Just say the words “Bond Girl” and she appears in your mind’s eye. It doesn’t matter which one—it might be Ursula Andress, the original Bond Girl, …

Entertainment

The Next James Bond Might Not Be A White Male, According To Producers

While Daniel Craig will be donning the legendary 007 guise for one last mission in <b>James Bond 25</b>, many are already looking to the future of the iconic …

Movies

From Casino Royale to Molly’s Game, Hollywood never learns: in real life, poker isn’t cool

<b>As Molly’s Game opens in cinemas, professional gambler and winner of the 2017 Dave’s Joke of the Fringe award Ken Cheng explains why we should take its portrayal of poker with a pinch of salt</b><p>When I was only 17, playing poker in school lunchtimes using Skittles as currency, Casino Royale hit the …

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True Or False: The "Movies Of The Last Decade" Edition

"How hard can it really be" – famous last words.

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A Man Photographs Dogs From Around The World & The Photos Are Totally Paw-Some!

Photography is an art thanks to which even still images speak a thousand words. <b>Just like humans, dogs also have different personalities and</b> …

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Coronation Street's bored-looking extra goes viral after fan spots something very amusing

"And the Oscar for Best Actress goes to..."<p>An extra on <i>Coronation Street</i> has gone viral after a Twitter user noticed something very amusing about her …

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Will We Ever See a Non-White Male James Bond? It’s ‘Possible’

Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig have all shared the honor of portraying James Bond on the …

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Top 10 James Bond news stories of 2017

English actor Roger Moore, downs a Martini, 17th July 1968. Moore has recently been awarded his second Bravo Otto award for most popular television …

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James Bond news weekly roundup: January 1

KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 25: Meghan Markle attends Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 in King's …

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Christmas, family, and 007

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: VHS cassettes are displayed in the 'Eighties Room' of the IKEA house on October 17, 2017 in London, England. The room …

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Who Will Play James Bond Next? "Anything Is Possible" Producer Says

Daniel Craig is signed up to play James Bond at least one more time in the upcoming 25th 007 movie that is due for release in November 2019. But who might play the super-spy after Craig retires from the role? That remains to be seen, but now series producer Barbara Broccoli has suggested that …

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Spoofing Bond: Remembering “Casino Royale” on its 50th Anniversary

<i>“Casino Royale is the Star Wars Holiday Special of James Bond films.” — 007 historian John Cork</i><p><b>The Digital Bits</b> and <b>History, Legacy & Showmanship</b> are …

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Daniel Craig's blonde Bond led to a darker side of 007

<b>DANIEL CRAIG as James Bond was a blond bolt from the blue.</b><p>The studio had gone to great lengths to keep the identity of the world’s most-famous secret …

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Bond producer responds to the possibility of a black or female 007

"Anything is possible," says Barbara Broccoli<p>Bond producer Barbara Broccoli has responded to the possibility of Daniel Craig being succeeded by a …

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Every James Bond Movie Ranked—From Worst to Best

Photo: Amazon.ca<p>24. <i>Die Another Day</i> (2002)<p>You know you’re in trouble when a cameo by Madonna (as a rapier-wielding fencing instructor, no less) is …

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Is Montana State Sharpshooter Tyler Hall the Next C.J. McCollum?

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Deep in the basketball backwoods, on the campus of a 125-year-old land-grant university offering picturesque views of snow-capped …

NBA

8 Stars Addicted To Fame (And 8 Who Hate Being Famous)

Fame dominates our current culture. We have become obsessed with the lives of celebrities, well beyond the content of their work. The personal lives …

Hollywood

10 of the best "unofficial James Bond auditions" from TV and movies

007s in hiding. 007s in waiting.<p>Rumour has it that when James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli was looking to recruit Pierce Brosnan's replacement, it …

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James Bond: Kill Chain #6

SMERSH has activated Operation Hooded Falcon, bringing Europe to its knees and NATO to the brink of collapse. A key ally is about to fall into …

Geopolitics

The Greatest Adventure, James Bond: Kill Chain & More Dynamite Comics On Sale December 27, 2017

Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale Wednesday, December 27th, 2017. When you’re through checking out …

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