Very Sad News: Sir Roger Moore

By |May 23rd, 2017|News|

  It is with very great sadness that the JBIFC learnt today, along with his [...]

‘Casino Royale’ singer Chris Cornell (1964-2017)

By |May 18th, 2017|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report the death of acclaimed singer Chris Cornell, who [...]

Daniel’s other ‘JB’: August release date for new Craig film

By |May 17th, 2017|News|

  While the world waits for some firm news about Daniel Craig and his participation [...]

Blofeld and Beyond: The ‘big reveal’ in the fifth Bond movie

By |May 8th, 2017|News|

The fifth smash-hit EON James Bond movie, You Only Live Twice (1967), celebrates its fiftieth [...]

Never Send Flowers: could Hinx return?

By |May 1st, 2017|News|

One of the highlights of the last James Bond film Spectre in 2015 with Daniel [...]

Through the Barrel: Brosnan looks back on 007

By |April 19th, 2017|News|

Golden high! The latest issue of the popular British movie magazine Total Film carries an [...]

Tributes to Bond actor Clifton James (1920-2017)

By |April 18th, 2017|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report that actor Clifton James, who played Sheriff J.W. [...]

Live and Let Spy: Ian Fleming and the CIA

By |April 13th, 2017|News|

As interesting (but unconfirmed) rumours have emerged that 007's American buddy Felix Leiter could be back [...]

Bond Past on Bond Present: Brosnan backs ‘brilliant’ Craig

By |April 4th, 2017|News|

Former 007 actor Pierce Brosnan, who played Ian Fleming's spy in four smash-hit EON movies, has declared [...]

From Russia With Hate: the key villains in the second 007 film

By |April 2nd, 2017|News|

With the UK's ITV-1 channel airing the second 007 adventure on Sunday 2nd April, the [...]

His Living Highlights: celebrating Dalton’s tenure as 007

By |March 26th, 2017|News|

It was a case of many happy returns this month to the former two-times James [...]

Bondmaker: Rare screening of Fleming docudrama

By |March 25th, 2017|News|

How well do you know the creator of 007? There was a rare but welcome [...]

Bond’s Venus: Many Happy Returns to Ursula Andress

By |March 19th, 2017|News|

Many happy returns, Ursula! This month sees the beautiful Swiss actress Ursula Andress celebrate her 81st [...]

Licence Renewed: Purvis and Wade return for Bond 25

By |March 10th, 2017|News|

Licence renewed! In some dramatic James Bond news, a British newspaper columnist has exclusively revealed [...]

The Spy Who Loved Them: Craig makes special charity promo

By |March 10th, 2017|News|

Is 007 trying to outwit Ernst Stavro Blofeld and his white cat? Current James Bond [...]

Try Another Way: real-life MI6 prefers Bland over Bond

By |March 6th, 2017|News|

According to the obituary penned by 'M', and published in The Times when 007 had gone [...]

Memo from Moneypenny: ‘Very good chance’ Daniel will be back

By |February 25th, 2017|News|

Naomie Harris has said that she thinks there is 'a very good chance' that Daniel [...]

From Croatia With Love? Bond 25 may use Balkans

By |February 22nd, 2017|News|

Interesting reports have emerged that EON Productions have been in 'advanced talks' about using the [...]

JB to GB: 007 duo’s adaptation of Deighton story gets TV premiere

By |February 19th, 2017|News|

From JB to GB! Back in January, 2014, the JBIFC exclusively revealed that the James Bond [...]

Algy No More: Alternative ‘Q’ Alec McCowen passes away

By |February 10th, 2017|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report that the acclaimed stage and film actor Alec [...]

Live and Let High: Craig, Harris and Mendes listed in Film 50 Power List

By |February 5th, 2017|News|

Live and Let High! Current James Bond actor Daniel Craig, along with Naomie (Miss Moneypenny) [...]

Golden High: British film industry has a record year

By |January 30th, 2017|News|

Figures released by the British Film Institute (BFI) on Thursday, 28 January, show that the [...]

Moneypenny speaks on Bond

By |January 22nd, 2017|News|

Will he or won't he, and does Miss Moneypenny know? This question has inevitably faced [...]

The Spy Who Loved Esprit: Celebrating Bond’s Lotus

By |January 16th, 2017|News|

This year will see the 40th Anniversary of Roger Moore's third 007 movie, the epic [...]

From a View to a Thrill: Looking back on the ‘Q-boat’

By |January 9th, 2017|News|

The DB5, Little Nellie, Wet Nellie, the jet ski Wet bike... and Wet Nellie 2? [...]

From Domino With Love: The Thunderball letter

By |December 31st, 2016|News|

The posters and bill-boards said it all: 'Look up! Look down! Look out! Here comes [...]

Crafting Bond’s image: Spectre in retrospect

By |December 18th, 2016|News|

Now pay attention, 007. Amazingly, it has been just over a year since James Bond's [...]

To ‘M’ With Love: Double 007s contribute to Dench documentary

By |December 12th, 2016|News|

A new documentary about Judi Dench, to be screened on the UK's BBC-2 TV channel [...]

Bond is Back! Get ready for the new BBC Radio-4 adaptation of Fleming’s ‘Thunderball’

By |December 1st, 2016|News|

Christmas has come early! Not only is Bond back on the radio, but some special guests [...]

All Time High: BBC show recreates train stunt from Octopussy

By |November 28th, 2016|News|

One of the most daring stunts carried out during the filming of Octopussy back in [...]

Stay Alive: 007’s unarmed combat manual

By |November 20th, 2016|News|

James Bond - secret agent, trained marksman, civil servant and... part-time author? 007 creator Ian Fleming [...]

Welcome to hell again, Blofeld: The ‘Diamonds’ ending that never was

By |November 13th, 2016|News|

In the pre-credits to Sean Connery's final EON James Bond movie, Diamonds Are Forever (1971), [...]

Fleming, Bond and UNCLE: MI6 Confidential explores connections

By |November 6th, 2016|News|

The influence of Ian Fleming's James Bond on popular culture was enormous in the 1960s, [...]

Designer Royale: Starburst interviews Peter Lamont

By |November 6th, 2016|News|

The latest issue of the popular British sci-fi magazine Starburst contains an interview with Peter [...]

Live and Let Live: Spectre’s ‘Day of Dead’ parade now real

By |November 1st, 2016|News|

The latest James Bond movie SPECTRE, released to huge box office success in 2015, has [...]

In Praise of ‘Live Twice’: Bond, Blofeld and Beyond

By |October 23rd, 2016|News|

It contained some of the most memorable 007 movie moments of the 1960s, including one of [...]

In Praise of ‘Thunderball’: Bond back for more

By |October 15th, 2016|News|

One of the main teaser posters for Thunderball (1965) said it all: 'Look Out! Here [...]

In Praise of ‘Goldfinger’: Bond at his best

By |October 12th, 2016|News|

It was the glossy spy movie that created another box-office triumph for EON and United Artists [...]

Craig on Bond: ‘there’s no other job like it’.

By |October 9th, 2016|News|

Double-o heaven! Current James Bond actor Daniel Craig took the opportunity in an interview in [...]

Return Another Day: Horowitz to write a second 007 novel

By |October 5th, 2016|News|

In some exciting news for his many dedicated readers, it has been revealed that the best-selling [...]

In Praise of ‘From Russia’: Bond returns

By |October 2nd, 2016|News|

After the success of the first James Bond movie Dr. No and rising star Sean [...]

Lisa Dillon back as a Bond woman

By |September 29th, 2016|News|

The RADA-trained and award-winning British actress Lisa Dillon, who has taken roles in previous BBC [...]

In Praise of ‘No’: where it all began

By |September 25th, 2016|News|

The ITV channel in Britain has just kicked off its autumn Bond movie season, starting [...]

Bond is Back: new BBC Radio-4 adaptation of Fleming’s ‘Thunderball’

By |September 19th, 2016|News|

Later this year the fourth 007 movie Thunderball will celebrate its 50th anniversary, so it [...]

Live and Let High: when 007 conquered UK TV

By |September 18th, 2016|News|

The James Bond films were created, of course, for the big screen and have often [...]

Double-O Ten: celebrating a decade of Craig as Bond

By |September 9th, 2016|News|

The Name's Craig... Daniel Craig  With all the recent speculation and media rumours about Daniel [...]

All Time High: Craig offered huge sum to stay?

By |September 4th, 2016|News|

A brief, but interesting, news item from has claimed that James Bond actor Daniel Craig [...]

For Our Eyes Only: First Roger Moore Film Festival

By |September 1st, 2016|News|

Moore is Back! Ghosts, Golden Guns, and Terrorists on Oil Rigs have all challenged him over [...]

Glen on Bond: celebrating ‘Licence to Kill’

By |August 29th, 2016|News|

The Starburst International Film Festival held a true licence to thrill on Sunday, 28th August, when [...]

Golden Drive: new Aston Martin receives high praise

By |August 20th, 2016|News|

Now pay very close attention, 007: you'll be driving the new Aston Martin DB11, complete [...]