Posts Tagged ‘James Bond’

What Makes A Good Bond Villain?

by Todd Blackon April 12, 2015
I bet you’re asking, “What makes a good Bond villain?” When it comes to struggles of good vs. evil, we many times remember what the hero did to save the day/world/universe. However, truly memorable stories are the ones that have an equally epic villain to challenge the hero. Darth Vader, The Emperor, Voldemort, Sauron, The […]
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Daniel Craig’s James Bond Is The Best James Bond

by Todd Blackon April 11, 2015
James Bond has been a part of cinema for over 50 years. It is a series with many interpretations of its main character. Those who have portrayed James Bond injected their own style and substance to the British phenomenon that is an integral part of our cinematic history. There is a question though that we […]


Is Christopher Waltz Playing Blofeld In Spectre?

by Todd Blackon April 8, 2015
After the massive success of Skyfall, you almost had to wonder how the writers and directors of the James Bond franchise even be able to up the ante. Well, they already ensured that Daniel Craig would return. That was one key step. The other part is getting a good Bond villain. Skyfall did wonderfully with […]

NTSF:SD:SUV:: Episode Recap – Burn After Killing – Season 3, Episode 4

by Alex Beanon August 19, 2013
Synopsis: Somebody has stolen Kove’s “burn book”, Trent has faked his death and Daisy insists on being called by a new nickname – Gadget Girl. Details: In an opening homage to James Bond movies, Kove has Alphonse pretend to kill Trent while he is in possession of her “burn book” [her book containing nasty comments […]


Mendes Back To Direct Bond 24

by Alex Beanon July 12, 2013
First he was in, then he was out and now Sam Mendes is in again as the director of the upcoming James Bond entry – the 24th in the film’s long franchise history. Mendes had initially indicated he would be unable to direct the next movie in the Bond franchise after “Skyfall” closed with impressive […]

Helicopter Load Of Money Makes Mendes Feel Much Better About Directing Bond 24

by Alex Beanon May 29, 2013
After saying, a few months ago, that the mere thought of directing the 24th installment in the James Bond franchise would make him “physically ill”, director Sam Mendes seems to feel much better after receiving what he termed a “very generous offer” from the Bond franchise overseers to direct Bond 24. Initially, Mendes, the director […]

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Shaken And Stirred – Nolan To Direct Bond 24?

by Alex Beanon May 17, 2013
As if he doesn’t already have enough on his plate with the production of his next blockbuster film “Interstellar” [due to be released November 7, 2014], mega-director Christopher Nolan has been contacted to possibly direct the next installment – the 24th in the franchise – of the James Bond series. Talks are still in preliminary […]
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Eight Things To Like And Two Things To Hate About The 2013 Oscars

by Alex Beanon February 25, 2013
The 85th version of the Academy Awards – that annual self-congratulatory show business industry shindig where industry executives and mucky-mucks show up in their limos to pat themselves on the back in front of a live television viewing audience – is over for another year and, as usual, nobody in Hollywood is ever completely happy […]


Adele to Perform Academy Award Nominated James Bond’s “Skyfall” at the Oscars

by PowerZordon January 23, 2013
Multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Adele will perform the Oscar-nominated theme song from the latest James Bond movie at the 85th Academy Awards, the show’s producers announced today. “Skyfall,” from the film of the same name, was announced as a nominee for Original Song at the Academy’s Nominations Announcement on January 10. The song, written by Adele […]