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You Only Write Twice

In a recent profile in The New Yorker, the playwright and screenwriter Jez Butterworth shares one of his personal rules for his work on the upcoming James Bond movie: “You know, like Bond doesn’t have scenes with other men. 791 more words


Some questions about SPECTRE (no spoilers)

No spoilers in this post.

SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond film produced by Eon Productions, has been in the news lately. Part of it is the start of principal photography and part of it is the hacking at Sony Pictures, which will release the film in November 2015. 357 more words

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Hacked James Bond Script Returned With Tech Notes

An early version of the script for the next James Bond film Spectre, currently in production, has been hacked by nerds eager to get in early this time to point out all the inconsistencies with the technological aspects of the movie. 231 more words



“Today I’ve repeatedly heard how irrelevant my department has become. “Why do we need agents, the Double-0 section? Isn’t it all antiquated?” Well, I suppose I see a different world than you do, and the truth is that what I see frightens me. 163 more words

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The evolution of James Bond movies

An exchange with a former colleague prompted us to look back at how James Bond films have evolved the past decade.

Paul Baack, co-founder of the former Her Majesty’s Secret Servant website (and originator of this blog), made the following observation via social media. 360 more words

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Skyfall (2012)

“Well, I like to do some things the old-fashioned way.” – James Bond (Daniel Craig)

Take a decades-old franchise and make it feel not only new but also interesting. 503 more words


James Bond Style: The Top 007 Shoes for Spying on the Double

James Bond’s fitted suits, luxury cars and high-tech gadgets — not to mention his many, many female companions — are frequently the subject of scrutiny, admiration and aspiration.  516 more words

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