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Financial behind the scenes of Dr. No, Part III

Film Finances Inc. had agreed to provide a “completion bond” for Dr. No and provide contingency funding to ensure the first James Bond film would be finished. 626 more words

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Financial behind the scenes of Dr. No Part II

The first day of filming on Dr. No had a bad omen.

Principal photography began Jan. 16, 1962 at the Kingston, Jamaica, airport. Jack Lord, playing CIA agent Felix Leiter, had been scheduled to arrive Jan. 701 more words

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Financial behind the scenes of Dr. No Part I

Squabbles over money, production delays and the exchange of terse words.

SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond film? No. Dr. No, the first.

In 2011, Film Finances Inc. 423 more words

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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Jack Carson, actor (1910-1963)

Harry Saltzman, producer (1915-1994)
Teresa Wright, actress (1918-2005)
Nanette Fabray, actress, dancer & singer (1920- )
Ruby Dee, actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist & activist (1922-2014)

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Our archive of Fleming U.N.C.L.E. correspondence

As a footnote to our Oct. 3 post about correspondence related to Ian Fleming’s involvement with The Man From U.N.C.L.E., we’ve put up the text from some of the letters. 128 more words

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A sampling of Ian Fleming's U.N.C.L.E. correspondence

A Bond collector friend let us look over his photocopies of various Ian Fleming correspondence. Much of it included the 007 author’s involvement with The Man From U.N.C.L.E. 809 more words

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