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About those MGM sales talks and Bond 25

The New York Post reported that an unknown Chinese buyer is negotiating to buy Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 007’s home studio.

The Post’s sister paper, The Wall Street Journal… 299 more words

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MGM sale to Chinese not happening, WSJ says

A sale of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 007’s home studio, to a Chinese buyer isn’t happening, The Wall Street Journal reported.

“Talks broke down between MGM and several Chinese companies late last year, an apparent casualty of China’s move to stanch capital outflows that has stalled the country’s shopping spree in Hollywood, according to people familiar with the matter,” the Journal reported. 306 more words

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Deighton returns to the silver screen

Len Deighton, who turned 88 this month, is enjoying a revival of interest in his work as filmmakers are turning to his books again for inspiration. 834 more words

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The Spy Who Loved Me's 40th: 007 rolls with the punches

The Spy Who Loved Me, which debuted 40 years ago this year, showed the cinema 007 was more than capable of rolling with the punches. 485 more words

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"The Funniest Comedian I Ever Ate" (July, 1963)














Call Me Bwana (1963) Danjaq :: Eon Productions :: United Artists / EP: Harry Saltzman / P: Albert R. Broccoli / AP: Stanley Sopel / D: Gordon Douglas / W: Nate Monaster, Johanna Harwood, Mort Lachman, Bill Larkin / C: Ted Moore / E: Peter R. 24 more words

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You Only Live Twice: Beginning of the end of '60s spymania

The 50th anniversary of You Only Live Twice isn’t just a milestone for a memorable James Bond film. It’s also the anniversary for the beginning of the end of 1960s spymania. 433 more words

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Fun with numbers: Most popular Bond in U.S.

Consider this post fun with numbers on a holiday: Who was the most popular James Bond in the United States when it comes to getting people to actually pay for a movie ticket? 382 more words

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