Bond terra firma: celebrating For Your Eyes Only

By |July 3rd, 2016|Films, James Bonds, News|

Now pay attention, 007. Thirty five years ago this summer Roger Moore's fifth James Bond [...]

From M to R: Ralph Fiennes wows critics as Richard III

By |June 29th, 2016|Films, News|

The acclaimed film and stage actor Ralph Fiennes, who became the new 'M' in Skyfall [...]

Barry, Bond and Thunderball: Looking Back on a Music Maestro

By |June 12th, 2016|Films, News|

In his autobiography When the Snow Melts (published in 1998), the Bond producer Cubby Broccoli [...]

The Men with their Golden Guns

By |June 10th, 2016|Films, Members, News, Novels, Villains|

One of the more memorable features of Ian Fleming's final James Bond novel The Man [...]

Ian Fleming’s Spectre in Retrospect

By |June 5th, 2016|Films, News, Novels, Villains|

When James Bond author Ian Fleming first introduced the criminal network SPECTRE to his many [...]

Expect the Unexpected: Mendes speaks on Bond’s future

By |May 30th, 2016|Films, News, Villains|

Sam Mendes, the director of two highly successful 007 movies with Daniel Craig, has said the [...]

New issue of ‘MI6 Confidential’ magazine

By |May 26th, 2016|Films, News|

Now pay attention, 007. A new issue of the glossy Bond magazine MI6 Confidential has [...]

Burt Kwouk, 1930-2016

By |May 24th, 2016|Films, News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report the passing of actor Burt Kwouk, aged 85, [...]

Operation Thunderball: Connery’s American Radio Slots

By |May 19th, 2016|Films, James Bonds, News|

Sir Sean Connery's fourth smash-hit 007 movie Thunderball celebrates its 50th birthday later this year [...]

The Other Blofeld: Looking back on Telly Savalas

By |May 14th, 2016|Films, News, Villains|

The recent resurrection, or reinvention, of Ian Fleming's sinister Bond villain Ernst Stavro Blofeld by [...]

Bondmaker: Mendes to speak on filmcraft at Hay literary festival

By |April 29th, 2016|Films, News, Villains|

Sam Mendes, the director of two highly successful 007 movies with Daniel Craig, has been [...]

Memories of Guy: Sir Roger Moore on Guy Hamilton

By |April 24th, 2016|Films, James Bonds, News|

The very sad loss of four-times Bond director Guy Hamilton on Wednesday, 20th April, 2016, was [...]

A Golden Touch: Guy Hamilton, 1922-2016

By |April 22nd, 2016|Films, News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report that the man with the golden touch, director [...]

Operation Thunderball: Looking back on making Bond 4

By |April 10th, 2016|Films, News|

Later this year will mark the 50th birthday of Thunderball (1965), Sean Connery's fourth movie [...]

Shaken and Stirred: Cineaste mag inspects Spectre

By |April 2nd, 2016|Films, James Bonds, News|

The latest edition of the independent quarterly Cineaste (Spring, 2016), the respected American magazine devoted to [...]

Bond’s Venus: In Praise of Ursula Andress

By |March 31st, 2016|Films, News|

It was a stunning entrance, a scene in Dr. No (1962) that fed the imaginations of [...]

Cinefex Explores Spectre’s Special Effects

By |March 28th, 2016|Films, News|

  The latest issue of the American magazine Cinefex (no. 145, February, 2016), which celebrates [...]

Issue no. 34 of ‘MI6 Confidential’ published

By |March 26th, 2016|Cars, Films, Magazine, News|

Double-O heaven! The latest issue of the glossy James Bond magazine MI6 Confidential has just [...]

Double-O Win at Jameson Empire Awards

By |March 24th, 2016|Films, News|

It was a double triumph for the latest 007 movie Spectre at the 2016 Jameson Empire [...]

Spectre

By |July 22nd, 2015|Films|

    Date of Release  Royal Premiere, October 26th 2015 [...]

SkyFall

By |May 14th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release 26th October 2013 (UK) Running Time 143 minutes Daniel Craig James Bond Plot When Bond's [...]

Quantum Of Solace

By |April 22nd, 2012|Films|

Date of Release 31st October 2008 (UK) Running Time 106 minutes Daniel Craig James [...]

Casino Royale

By |April 22nd, 2012|Films|

Date of Release  Royal Premiere, November 14th 2006 Leicester Square, London Casino Royale The [...]

Die Another Day

By |April 21st, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release World Premiere – The Royal Film Performance 18th November 2002, [...]

The World Is Not Enough

By |April 20th, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release World Premiere 8th November 1999, Bruin & Fox Theatres, Los Angeles, [...]

Tomorrow Never Dies

By |April 19th, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release World Premiere 9th December 1997, the Odeon Leicester Square, London [...]

GoldenEye

By |April 18th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 13th November 1995, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, USA. Running [...]

Licence To Kill

By |April 17th, 2012|Films|

    Date of Release World Premiere 13th June 1989, the Odeon Leicester Square, London. [...]

The Living Daylights

By |April 16th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 29th June 1987, the Odeon Leicester Square, London. Running Time 130 [...]

A View To A Kill

By |April 15th, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release World Premiere 22nd May 1985, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, [...]

Never Say Never Again

By |April 14th, 2012|Films|

    Date of Release World Premier, 7th October, 1983 USA Never Say Never [...]

Octopussy

By |April 13th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 6th June 1983, the Odeon Leicester Square, London Running [...]

For Your Eyes Only

By |April 12th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 24th June 1981, Odeon Leicester Square, London Running Time 127 minutes [...]

Moonraker

By |April 11th, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release World Premiere 26th June 1979, the Odeon Leicester Square, London [...]

The Spy Who Loved Me

By |April 10th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 7th July 1977, Odeon Leicester Square, London. Running Time 125 [...]

The Man With The Golden Gun

By |April 9th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 19th December 1974 at the Odeon Leicester Square, London. [...]

Live And Let Die

By |April 8th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 5th July 1973 at the Odeon Leicester Square, London. [...]

Diamonds Are Forever

By |April 7th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere December 17th 1971, U.S.A Running Time 119 minutes James Bond Sean [...]

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

By |April 6th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 18th December 1969, Odeon Leicester Square, London. Running Time 140 [...]

You Only Live Twice

By |April 5th, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 12th June 1967, Odeon Leicester Square, London. Running Time 116 minutes [...]

Thunderball

By |April 4th, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release December 29th 1965, the London Pavilion and simultaneously at the [...]

Goldfinger

By |April 3rd, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 17th September 1964, Odeon Leicester Square, London Running Time [...]

From Russia With Love

By |April 2nd, 2012|Films|

  Date of Release  World Premiere 10th October 1963, the Odeon Leicester Square, [...]

Dr.No

By |April 1st, 2012|Films|

Date of Release World Premiere 5th October 1962 at the London Pavilion, Piccadilly [...]