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Tribute To Sir Connery

Tribute To Sir Connery

Sean Connery has been polled as “The Greatest Living Scot” and was knighted in July 2000.  In 1989, he was proclaimed “Sexiest Man Alive” by People magazine, and in 1999, at age 69, he was voted “Sexiest Man of the Century”. He is best [Read More]

The Bond Martini

The Bond Martini

Or should I say The Vesper Martini? Connery and James Bond helped inspire researchers to investigate the antioxidant properties of martinis. Believe it or not, this is actually something that has been studied scientifically and has an interesting answer! In 1999, [Read More]

Creating The James Bond Image

Creating The James Bond Image

In 1957, five years before the first Bond film, the London Daily Express approached Ian Fleming with offers to publish a serial strip based on his world famous secret agent, James Bond. Fleming was initially reluctant to accept the generous offer because he was afraid of [Read More]

The Bond That Never Was

The Bond That Never Was

James Mason was once considered to play James Bond in a 1958 TV adaptation of From Russia with Love, which was ultimately never produced. Despite being in his fifties, he was still under consideration to play Bond in Dr. No before Sean Connery was cast. He was also [Read More]

The Family Bond

The Family Bond

Which actor, who played James Bond had family members playing 007 like characters in other movies? If your a radical Bond fan, like myself, you might have guessed it already but for the casual Bond fan I thought this would be pure fun to bring up. Enterprising filmmakers [Read More]

The Rebel Bond

The Rebel Bond

George Robert Lazenby’s fame as 007 was fleeting – he starred in only one film, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, before Sean Connery returned – but the story of how this ‘Aussie’ landed the most coveted action role in cinema is legend. [Read More]

Cary Grant As James Bond?

Cary Grant As James Bond?

Apparently the producers of the James Bond films originally approached Cary Grant about playing the role of Britain’s 007 agent. Cary declined the role because he didn’t want to be tied to a film series. Some say he turned down the role of James Bond in Dr. No (1962), [Read More]

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Contract Killer Roles For New Bond Girl

Contract Killer Roles For New Bond Girl

Fresh from her role as Belle in the 2014 Beauty And The Beast (La Belle Et La Bete) and Saint Laurent, this French [Read More]

The Most Dangerous Bond Girl To Hit The Big Screen

The Most Dangerous Bond Girl To Hit The Big Screen

They say, “with age comes wisdom” and at 50 years old, this Bond Girl is no pawn but a dangerous chess [Read More]

Spectre Is Back with The Ultimate James Bond Villain

Spectre Is Back with The Ultimate James Bond Villain

Finally, Spectre is back in the realm of James Bond as the ultimate terrorist organization out for ultimate profits [Read More]

The 5 Most Dangerous Bond Girls

The 5 Most Dangerous Bond Girls

Beautiful Bond Girls come and go but dangerous Bond Girls compete to take out mutual adversaries. We list the 5 most [Read More]

James Bond Versus Cyber Criminals

James Bond Versus Cyber Criminals

James Bond has been chasing cyber criminals since 1995’s Golden Eye but in the new 007 action thriller Skyfall, [Read More]