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, [...]

Bond Three on Bond Six: Moore speaks on Craig speculation

By |May 22nd, 2016|James Bonds, News|

Seven-times James Bond Sir Roger Moore has commented on all the media speculation about Daniel [...]

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 [...]

Spy Another Way: Naomie Harris speaks on her new film and Moneypenny

By |May 10th, 2016|Girls, News|

Actress Naomie Harris, who played Eve Moneypenny in Skyfall and reprised the role in Spectre, [...]

To Fleming With Love: Bond author discussion at literary festival

By |May 7th, 2016|News, Novels|

A popular annual literary festival held in Kent, England, will have this year an 'Ian Fleming [...]

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 [...]

On Her Majesty’s Service: The BBC’s brief bond with 007

By |April 17th, 2016|James Bonds, News, Novels|

Not many people realise that Ian Fleming's James Bond once saw a very brief BBC-TV incarnation, and this [...]

Licence to Chill: new trailer for Dalton’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ season 3

By |April 15th, 2016|James Bonds, News|

Former 007 star Timothy Dalton can be seen in a haunting new trailer for the [...]

From JB to GB: More details on 007 duo’s adaptation of Deighton story

By |April 14th, 2016|News|

You read it here first. Back in January, 2014, the JBIFC exclusively revealed that the James [...]

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 [...]

From Bond to BAFTA: Broccoli adds new role

By |April 5th, 2016|News|

James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli is adding an important new role to her considerable portfolio. [...]

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 [...]

From Fleming With Love: his secret ‘file’

By |March 20th, 2016|News, Novels|

The recent coverage of the latest James Bond movie Spectre also saw much interest once [...]

Trigger Paper: Horowitz 007 softcover due May

By |March 17th, 2016|News, Novels|

It has been announced that the paperback edition of Anthony Horowitz's novel Trigger Mortis, the latest [...]

Sir Ken Adam, 1921-2016

By |March 12th, 2016|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report that Sir Ken Adam, designer extraordinaire, has passed [...]

Live and Let Bye: Sir George Martin (1926-2016)

By |March 9th, 2016|News|

The JBIFC were very sad to learn of the death, at the age of 90, [...]

The Bond film that nearly was? Dalton’s Third

By |March 9th, 2016|News|

One of the most popular and frequently visited news articles the JBIFC has put up [...]

The new face of Aston revealed

By |March 9th, 2016|News|

Double-O Heaven! The Aston Martin car company, which is so heavily associated in the public's [...]

His bond with Bond: Daniel Craig speaks at Spectre press call

By |October 23rd, 2015|News|

James Bond star Daniel Craig joined his co-stars and other members of the SPECTRE production [...]

SOARING IN A HURRICANE – The James Bond International Fan Club reviews SPECTRE

By |October 23rd, 2015|News|

Contains minor spoilers BEEN HERE BEFORE The 24th Bond film from Albert R. Broccoli’s Eon [...]

Early UK reviews hugely positive about Spectre

By |October 22nd, 2015|News|

Truly spectacular, 007! The special UK press screening of the new James adventure SPECTRE, which took place yesterday [...]

Double-O Sams: New Vlog on Spectre theme song

By |October 20th, 2015|News|

Now pay attention, 007. It was a case of Sam meets Sam recently. The latest [...]

GQ explores JB: British mag is Spectre special

By |October 19th, 2015|News|

The new edition of British GQ (Gentleman's Quarterly) magazine for November, 2015, which has just [...]

Christopher Wood (1935-2015)

By |October 18th, 2015|News, Novels|

The sad news has been announced that the author and screenwriter Christopher Wood has died, aged [...]

A View to a Thrill: Sony ‘Made for Bond’ launch

By |October 17th, 2015|News|

Naomie Harris, who was Miss Eve Moneypenny in Skyfall and reprises the role again in [...]

Which James Bond car would win in a drag race?

By |October 15th, 2015|News|

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Racing in Rome: New issue of MI6 Confidential goes behind the scenes with SPECTRE unit

By |October 14th, 2015|News|

Double-O heaven! Sam Mendes had a particular vision of how to mount a spectacular race [...]

Ross on Bond: ITV to screen Spectre special

By |October 11th, 2015|News|

Bond is back - on the Box. TV chatshow host and movie commentator Jonathan Ross, [...]

All Time High: Mexico City to host SPECTRE Premiere of the Americas

By |October 10th, 2015|News|

After the breathtaking foot-chase and mid-air helicopter sequences shot in Mexico City earlier this year, [...]

Doing Bond his way: Craig interviewed in Sunday Times

By |October 4th, 2015|News|

With the new James Bond film SPECTRE due to hit UK cinema screens later this [...]

Golden High: Spectre song is U.K. Number One

By |October 3rd, 2015|News|

  In an excellent boost for the upcoming new James Bond film, due for its [...]

Starburst magazine celebrates Spectre

By |September 29th, 2015|News|

Now, pay attention, 007: the flow of SPECTRE-related magazines continues to build and could soon [...]

Bonding on Sunday: Mail’s Spectre collector’s mag

By |September 28th, 2015|News|

With only weeks to go before the premiere of the 24th James Bond film, the [...]

From Mendes With Love: Spectre director guest edits ‘Empire’

By |September 24th, 2015|News|

The superb new issue of the popular British movie magazine Empire, which has just appeared [...]

Licence to Thrill: New Vlog on the Action in Spectre

By |September 23rd, 2015|News|

A new Vlog has been released on the official James Bond site which explores some [...]

Royal Albert Hall: Spectre World Premiere Location Confirmed

By |September 17th, 2015|News|

Bond is Back - at the Royal Albert Hall! In a press release issued on [...]

Licensed to Read: what’s on 007’s bookshelves?

By |September 17th, 2015|News|

In breaks between assignments, and leaving aside for a moment his favourite newspaper, what books does [...]

Trigger Triumph: critics praise new 007 novel

By |September 14th, 2015|News|

The new James novel Trigger Mortis, penned by Anthony Horowitz, has received some very good [...]

Sam Smith will sing Spectre theme song

By |September 8th, 2015|News|

After many months of speculation, British singer Sam Smith has confirmed that he has recorded [...]

Horowitz explains his lifelong Bond with 007

By |September 7th, 2015|News|

On the eve of the publication of his new James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis, author [...]

Dressed to Kill: New Spectre posters released

By |September 5th, 2015|News|

We've been expecting you, Mr. Bond. The latest official SPECTRE poster was released on 3rd [...]

Bond Redefined: Daniel Craig interviewed in Esquire

By |September 2nd, 2015|News|

The latest issue of the glossy style magazine Esquire contains a new interview with 007 [...]

Bond By Design: New official book announced

By |August 31st, 2015|News|

Blofeld's Volcanic Lair, Stromberg's Atlantis Base, Drax's Space Station... plus gadgets galore from 'Q'. You [...]