E. McAvoy

My Bond is Not Enough

Pierce Brosnan during recent a PR campaign for his up coming movies candidly admitted his Bond was not good enough. Some of his most loyal fans and supporters surly felt sucker punched.  Pierce Brosnan: My James Bond was ‘never good enough’ Actor, who played Ian Fleming’s secret agent in four Bond films, describes his portrayal…

Facelift; “The Whole Truth”?

  A few months ago Daniel Craig ,your favourite actor and ours, without a word of warring dropped out of the small independent production “The Whole Truth” mere days before filming was supposed to start. This understandably upset the everyone involved who’s schedules and perhaps livelihoods were thrown into chaos. In one sense it was…

July Bond Movie Marathon… USA Cable Encore Network

  via press release: ENCORE’S “THE BOND COLLECTION” THIS JULY – 19 BOND CLASSICS FEATURED NIGHTLY DURING BOND MONTH ON ENCORE   Original Bond Stars Include Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, and Pierce Brosnan   Bond Girls, “Magic City” Star Olga Kurylenko and Eva Green (Dark Shadows) Included In Featurettes Throughout Uncut/Commercial-Free…

Wildlife photographer update

Military Byelaws

The Foraging Photographer posted an update to her blog explaining a little more about the situation, we have updated our original story to reflect this. From what we have read it does not seem the Military Byelaws in place at Hankley Common actually cover what the MPs were trying to enforce. While it is true…

Wildlife Photographer in trouble for Skyfall Pics

The only real news coming off the Skyfall set has come from photographs and video taken by bystanders. When filming moved to Hankley Common, near Elstead, Lucy Browne a naturalist photographer began following the developments in her blog, The Foraging Photographer . She got some astonishing photographs of the Skyfall set being constructed along with a…

Bond faces criticism over ‘cynical’ funeral scenes

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Some understandable criticism for Bond 23′s mimicking of a real life funeral ceremony has erupted. Not to treat this situation too lightly, we do not know how it will appear in the movie, and after this public drubbing it may well never see the light of day. Discuss this in our forum: Bond faces criticism…

Fans shocked over Sean Connery snub in Bond extravaganza

  New controversy has fans upset with the 50th anniversary Blu-ray advisement, namely the lack of Sean Connery who defined the role of James Bond 007. To answer your question first, yes we did notice the lack of Connery the other Bonds in the advert when we first posted the Blu-ray set news. However as…

Burt Reynolds on his shot at Bond & Criag

Movie icon Burt Reynolds weights in on James Bond. Once considered by the studio & Guy Hamilton as a replacement for Sean Connery. Burt talks to GQ about Cubby Broccoli approaching him for the role, his refusal and later regret. In Bond lore there is another legend about Cubby resisting the studio’s pressure to hire…

50th Anniversary Bond Blu-ray Set Coming October 2012

  As reported earlier MGM/FOX will be release an anniversary set containing all 22 of the EON Bond series. So far only the complete set has come up for pre-order on Amazon.com ($199) and Amazon.co.uk (£89.99 ) The UK release data according to Amazon.UK is October 1st. Presumably information about the single movies release will…

Ben Whishaw to play youngest Q?

The Daily Mail & The Guardian are reporting Ben Whishaw’s role in Skyfall is Q (Of course the source for all of this is based on a tabloid story from the Sun.). The character Q disappeared from the silver screen ten years ago, as sadly we must note so did Ian Fleming’s and Cubby Broccoli’s…

James Bond filming stalls again

Following up on the Bond 23 news and rumours…. Well there hasn’t been a lot to talk about, Daniel Craig was talking Bond some at a few Cowboys and Aliens press functions but the news from the home office was notably lacking. Although from the Cowboy and Aliens interviews we did learn a few things…

Amy Winehouse Found Dead In UK Home

Heartbreaking news; troubled singer Amy Winehouse was found dead in the UK home today. Amy Winehouse was rumoured to be the top contender for the Bond 23 theme song after missing out on singing the Bond 22 / QOS theme because of her addictions. A true tragedy. Our heartfelt condolences go out to her family,…

Craig ‘Gagging’ To Play 007 Again.

  You might be asking yourself how he can miss playing a character he never actually played on screen? But never mind that now. The big news is the man who brought us the name ‘Quantum of  Solace‘ says the new script is ‘fantastic’! Although I would be remiss if I didn’t mention the last…

Bardem & Fiennes: Too Good To Be True?

Following up last weeks rumours; there has been no official confirmation of  casting of Bardem, Fiennes, or Harris since the tabloid the Daily Mail published their story last week. This week Sony has refused to respond to the ‘rumors’, notably with no expectation of forthcoming official announcements. Last week Eon stressed there was ‘no confirmation’…

Vladimirovich Will Cover Up For You!

City authorities vowed on Friday to "find and punish" the "hooligans" who put up posters in central Moscow depicting Prime Minister Vladimir Putin as a secret agent.

Moscow is all abuzz over this picture of Daniel Craig… Whoops! We mean Vlad Putin. Who can tell the difference The Kremlin…err…’City authorities‘ promise to hunt down the culprits and hold them accountable all we can promise is it wasn’t us! 15:05 15/07/2011 MOSCOW, July 15 (RIA Novosti) City authorities vowed on Friday to “find…

Naomie Harris: The Next Moneypenny?

Following up on the Naomie Harris casting rumour British gossip columnist Baz Bamigboye is reporting in his Daily Mail column Harris will be cast as the next Moneypenny. The only thing for certain is the statement from EON and Harris separately confirming nothing has progressed beyond talks. ‘A spokeswoman for Eon said that Naomie had met…

Is Bond 23′s Script Ready?

When the script was delivered to me, it was delivered by a man completely dressed in black. He just gave me the script and left. It’s very secretive.

Whilst in Prague accepting the Crystal Globe Award at the Czech film festival Dame Dench made the rounds charming everyone in attendance. She even made to time to socialize with the ‘normal crowd’, something she didn’t have to do as a VIP guest. It is the kind of classy move we have become all too…

James Bond 007 Perfume to Launch in 2012

The James Bond 007 franchise will be reactivated in 2012 in perfume form. Procter and Gamble have announced that a masculine cologne inspired by the suave spy icon will be launched under their aegis. The fragrance developing will be conducted under a licensing agreement… The last time the famous spy inspired perfumery was when Avon…