Category Archives: Movies

July 11

The Bond Files: 12 Days of Bond

In 12 days I leave for Jamaica. In honor of the trip and my passion for everything James Bond, I am watching every James Bond film ever produced. Why Jamaica and why Bond? For two months every year, from 1946 to his death eighteen years later, Ian Fleming – the writer and creator of James […]

July 10

Michael Douglas Says American Actors Are Too Asexual And Not Enough Like Channing Tatum

July 08

Swoon – Magic Mike XXL

So why am I swooning this evening? Matt Bomer sings “Heaven” in Magic Mike XXL. While on the road, Matt, along with Channing Tatum and the boys, finds himself in the company of a group of ladies. Matt gives the women some advice about their love lives. Of course, his efforts turn musical pretty quickly. Listen to Matt […]

May 28

The Bond Files: 007 Title Sequences: Timeless or Dated?

Originally posted on KALEIDO! LEIDO!:
This post focuses on Bond films from the Moore era onwards. The Connery/Lazenby era feels like almost a completely different franchise and worthy of a separate discussion.  —————————————————————————————————– (above: Typical ridiculously dated Bond title sequence) Bond films were the staple food of my childhood. My uncle’s house only had one DVD, a…

May 26

The Bond Files: Information on Omega and James Bond Watches

Originally posted on Book & Quote Monster:
Ten Things to Know about Omega by WatchTime Omega is a well-known brand which has associations with NASA, Olympics and James Bond etc.It has the Speedmaster, Seamaster and Constellation collections etc. What’s in a Name? In 1903, the company changed name from Louis Brandt & Frere to Omega…

May 25

The Bond Files: Why the spy movie genre is stronger than ever

May 24

The name’s Bond, James Bond