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‘Johnny English Reborn’ is a reboot indeed


September 24th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Johnny English Reborn"; Cast: Rowan Atkinson, Rosamund Pike, Dominic West; Director: Oliver Parker; Rating: ***For every good, there's bad. For every suavity, there's the uncouth. And for every swashbuckling James ... Read more...

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This ‘James Bond’ keeps personal life under cover


July 29th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) If British actor Daniel Craig plays undercover agent 007 with elan, he is equally efficient at guarding his personal life as was evident when ... Read more...

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Judi Dench lets slip top secret date of next 007 film


March 27th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Dame Judi Dench has accidentally revealed that the filming for the next James Bond blockbuster will begin in November.The date had been kept top secret until the Oscar ... Read more...

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Rachel waiting to star in new Bond flick?


January 20th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) British actress Rachel Weisz is being considered to play a villain in the upcoming James Bond film, but the makers fear that she might turn it down ... Read more...

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James Bond, Sherlock Holmes to be resurrected in new novels


January 18th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Authors Anthony Horowitz and Jeffrey Deaver have been chosen to resurrect James Bond and Sherlock Holmes for two new full-length novels.Horowitz, the children's author of a series of ... Read more...

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James Bond gun auction sets world record


November 26th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) A pistol held by veteran star Sean Connery in a poster for "From Russia With Love" has sold for a whopping $415,875 at an auction here, setting a ... Read more...

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Clint Eastwood turned down ‘Superman’ and ‘James Bond roles’


September 9th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Client Eastwood has revealed that he turned down roles like 'Superman' and 'James Bond' in his early career.The veteran actor said that he was offered a huge sum ... Read more...

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New James Bond flick to be in 3D


January 13th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 13 (ANI): The next instalment in James Bond series will be in 3-D, according to sources.But the untitled project has been delayed due to issues surrounding the impending sale of ... Read more...

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New flick may make ‘Harry Potter’ one of the most successful franchises


July 8th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): The latest instalment in the Harry Potter film could help make the franchise as one of the most successful franchises of all time, owing to the huge merchandising ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse, Duffy in contention for next Bond theme song


May 22nd, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 22 (ANI): English singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse may have to battle it out with Duffy to land the opportunity of recording next James Bond flick's theme song.After losing the opportunity ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore finds A View to a Kill too violent


November 25th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Former 007 Sir Roger Moore has admitted that he was not quite impressed by his last Bond franchise, because it was too violent.The 81-year-old actor starred as ... Read more...

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The meteoric rise of Daniel Craig as Bond star (Essay)


November 25th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
When Daniel Craig first heard from the Bond producers that he had got the part of the super spy, he was in a store buying dishwashing tablets. After the call, he dropped ... Read more...

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James Bond is too violent now: Roger Moore


November 12th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Veteran English actor Roger Moore, who famously played James Bond (1973-1985) with a tongue-in-cheek humour, believes the famous Bond franchise has become too dark now.“I am happy to ... Read more...

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Craig says he was under immense pressure during latest 007 flick


November 9th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
img src="/newsportal/images/Daniel Craig-83228.jpg" alt="Daniel Craig" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="272" align="right" Melbourne, November 9 (ANI): Daniel Craig has revealed that he was under immense pressure during the filming of latest James Bond ... Read more...

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007 Craigs food and drink binges to beat the dieting blues!


April 16th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): 007 Daniel Craig copes with the boredom of dieting by going on food and drink binges every once in a while.The actor admits that he has to ... Read more...

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The Hollywood image trap - shaken, not stirred


April 9th, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by admin
(Commentary) By Sevanand Gaddala A few days ago, Bond actor Daniel Craig made the bold claim that he would play the suave British spy until his joints go out. Most actors would shudder to ... Read more...

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