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New Forum Elimination Game: Firearms

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With the conclusion of the incidental music game a new game was launched, the firearm elimination game (voting for our favorite Bond gun).  Jim Carrey already tweeted to inform us he will not be participating, however we are hopeful his personal bodyguard might join in the fun. Firearms elimination game Special thanks to JackJamesBond007 for…

Forum Elimination Game: Incidental Music Final Results

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The Forum game reached its conclusion, special thanks to Kris for his work compiling the songs and to everyone who participated. (Cheers!) And the Winner is: A View To A Kill: He’s Dangerous (John Barry) FINAL CHART: 23 – Quantum of Solace: A Night at the Opera (David Arnold) 22 – Skyfall: The Chimera (Thomas…

R.I.P. Michael France (GoldenEye Screenwriter)

Michael France, 1962-2013 Screenwriter Michael France was found dead by his sister Friday morning.  Our deepest condolences go out to Michael’s family and friend for their sad loss.. Special thank to “Napoleon Solo” for posting the story. Discuss this in our forum. tampabay.com ST. PETE BEACH — Hollywood screenwriter and Beach Theatre owner Michael France…

13 Bond Movies Free to Amazon Prime Subscribers Through April

Good news for Bond fans in the USA subscribed to Amazon Prime, now though the end of April there are 13 Classic Bond movies available free through Amazon Prime Streaming. The movies are available in HD for playback on Kindle Fire HD, Xbox 360, PS3, Roku or other HD compatible devices Check Out Your Favorite…

New Forum Elimination Game: Incidental Music

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Classic Bond moderator Krisatos has created a new forum elimination game centering on the incidental music of the Bond series, Doctor No to Skyfall. Please be sure to check it out! Unsung Bond on Spotify   Incidental music elimination game by Kristatos » 04 Apr 2013 10:27 am I have finally compiled the Spotify playlist…

Martin Campbell to Direct Blakes 7 Remake

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Bond director Martin Campbell (age 70) will be directing the remake of cult classic Blakes 7 for the SyFy channel. Some of our staff are not so sure about remaking this series,  how do you feel about the potential Battlestar Galactica treatment for Blakes 7?  discuss in our forum. Deadline.com–FremantleMedia is launching sales here in Cannes on the…

Classic Bond 50th Anniversary Blu-ray Collection Sets A Record For MGM

MGM proudly announced the Bond 50 Blu-ray sales set a record becoming the bestselling Blu-ray box set of 2012 with worldwide sales totaling $50 million (so far). Many of these sets are at this moment wrapped under the tree or in “Santa’s” bag waiting to be opened over the holidays. While we do not know how  many set were sold the…

Tapatalk Service Added.

Good news everyone!! Now you can take the DCinB Classic Bond forum with you on the go thanks to the Tapatalk app for Android and Apple! You can find us by searching for keyword “Classic Bond Forum”!

Skyfall Teaser Poster and Trailer Released

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  The makers of Spyfall promised it would be one of the year funniest films, perhaps unintentionally so if we are meant to judge by the teaser poster and melancholy trailer just release. Incidentally the teaser trailer at no point told the audience it was an advert for a Bond film. Truth in advertising finally…

Are You Ready for Jimmy Bond Beer?

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The internet is awash with people outraged by EON selling out Bond to Heineken. So much so EON is dedicating valuable time and energy to try and put down these open acts of rebellion. So far the lukewarm rebuttals have only added to the aggravation, the mainline of defense (or chief excuse) is the ballooning…

Maud Adams Unhappy With 007′S Beer

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The Bond Heineken controversy refuses to ‘just be a good boy and die’. While we have not had a lot to say about this issue… yet (problems with consume rental and hiring  a marching band for the press conference), Maud Adams (Octopussy) has weighed in. She like many other fans have a big problem with…

Environmental “Massacare” Committed For Skyfall in Istanbul

Ah, jeez right after we got done defending the Bond team in the last story this story comes up. Team Bond took to chain saws chopping down two old trees meeting with protest from local residents.  No obvious defence suggests itself other than pointing out 100 year old tree can mean just about anything, doesn’t…

Skyfall Stuntman Crashes in Istanbul Bazaar

  Like bulls in a china shop the Skyfall team come to town. While shooting a chase scene for the upcoming Bourne Redux..errr.. we mean Skyfai.l..err.. Spyfall..er..Skyfall, a stuntman riding a motorcycle crashed through the store front of 330 year old shop in Istanbul. The stuntman lost control after swerving to avoid extras on set.…

William Boyd New Bond Author

Yes we are all about the books today. Ian Fleming Publications announced William Boyd as the new Bond novelist. Boyd will be taking Bond back to the sixtys, supposedly with they style and flare of Ian Fleming. OK, at this point a lot of you are wondering a.) haven’t we already been down this road…

Fleming Bond Elimination Game Final Results

  The Classic Bond forum had an elimination game featuring everybody’s favorite author and his alter ego. The final results: 21 – Agent 007 in New York 20 – Quantum of Solace 19 – Live and Let Die 18 – The Hildebrand Rarity 17 – The Man With the Golden Gun 16 – Casino Royale…

No Skyfall Novelization

Oh noes! The sky is falling!!! No Skyfall novelization. What has the world come to!?!?!  Not that this should come as much of a surprise, the current neo-Bourne reboot has not had novelizations for either entry. The last Bond movie to have a tiein book was Die Another Day ten years ago. There are various…

SPOILER: A Farewell To? and other possible spoilers

It’s a  M related spoiler which most paying attention to the development of Bond 23 have suspected for a long time. Fist a little bit of casting news The Daily Mail reports the lovely Tonia Sotiropoulou is being touted as a new Bond Girl, she had tired out for the role of Severn, for which…