Today is Sir Sean Connery’s 85th birthday, and to celebrate, I thought I’d take a look back at Connery’s relationship with James Bond, the character that made him famous. 1,719 more words
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The HMSS Weblog
By Nicolas Suszczyk, Guest Writer
The first film of the James Bond series was released in the middle of the Cold War, the Space Race and one year after Ian Fleming’s novel Thunderball was published. 471 more words
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Stitch's Media Mix
This week’s Bond Girl post is about my favorite Bond film in Pierce Brosnan’s run: GoldenEye.
Here’s an excerpt:
Alec Trevelyan betrays Bond (and MI6) while his own feelings of betrayal drive him.
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Trying to choose your favorite James Bond actor is like trying to pick your favorite child or your favorite book.
Too many options.
Too many chances to get the whole thing wrong. 782 more words
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When Roald Dahl handed in his June 17, 1966, draft of You Only Live Twice, things were getting tight.
The fifth James Bond film produced by Eon Productions would begin filming in a few weeks, on July 4. 1,408 more words
It’s not easy to get a movie made. Studios make fewer and more expensive films.
Even when producers with a good box office record aren’t guaranteed of seeing their projects become reality. 457 more words
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I can’t stop making all of the high-pitched screaming sounds.
Not this time. 269 more words