James Bond

Casino Royale – How Action Reveals Character

by Alan Rapp on March 2, 2020

in Essays 

Lessons from the Screenplay examines how action reveals character in Casino Royale.

First Look – No Time to Die

by Alan Rapp on December 5, 2019

in Film News & Trailers

We now have our first trailer for the upcoming 25th Bond film, and reportedly the final to star Daniel Craig. No Time to Die opens in theaters on April 8th.

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James Bond 007 #12

by Alan Rapp on November 6, 2019

in Comics

James Bond 007 #12James Bond 007 #12 brings the comic series to a close with Bond, Lee, and Agent K taking on Goldfinger in the series finale. Goldfinger’s plan is finally revealed. Much like his movie counterpart, the plan involves destabilizing the world economy to increase the wealth of his own considerable gold supply.

While he is able to execute, at least part, of his plan, and momentarily allude the formidable trio, eventually Bond is able to track down the villain for a reckoning.

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The Golden Gun Prop Replica

by Alan Rapp on October 26, 2019

in Toys & Collectibles

The Golden Gun Prop Replica

You can now pre-order The Golden Gun Prop Replica, which separates into a lighter, fountain pen, cigarette case, and cufflink that can be combined to form the deadly weapon inspired by the prop used in the Bond film of the same name, for the low, low price of $800.

James Bond 007 #11

by Alan Rapp on September 26, 2019

in Comics

James Bond 007 #11 comic reviewAfter breaking free of Goldfinger‘s control, Bond, Lee, and Agent K declare war on Oru. So thorough are the formidible threesome that Goldfinger decides to beat them to the punch and destroy small parts of his organization to make sure that what is left fear their master more than the troublemakers.

Leading into next month’s conclusion of the Goldfinger arc, Bond and his new friends certainly cause problems for their foe here… although trouble uncovered investigating Olympitech, and Bond and Lee’s governments refusing to sanction their current actions, lead into a final pitch by Goldfinger. It’s unlikely to sway Bond, but might it be enough to sway either of the other spies?

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