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James Bond

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We take a look at the six actors who have played the secret agent from Sean Connery in Dr. No, to Daniel Craig in Quantum of Solace. Learn about the infamous gadgets and cars, the soundtracks that accompanied the films and real Cold War spying…

The Bonds

James Bond’s unique blend of cold-blooded accuracy and charm has made Fleming’s books into the success they are today. But translating that larger-than-life character into flesh and blood has been the concern of the films’ producers ever since.

The Bonds
Gadgets & Cars

Gadgets & Cars

The thrill of seeing the fast cars and ingenious gadgets is one of the great pleasures of watching a new 007 film.

The Soundtracks

The ubiquitous James Bond Theme, written by Monty Norman (1962) and orchestrated by John Barry, has provided Bond’s entrance music since the very beginning.

The Soundtracks
Cold War Spying

Cold War Spying

James Bond’s creator Ian Fleming was no stranger to espionage, and his novels have their roots in the intelligence operations of the Second World War.

Ten things...

How much do you really know about our favourite English spy?

Ten things...