Charlie Higson reflects on 007 and the Cold War

By |October 5th, 2019|News, Novels|

Young Bond author Charlie Higson gave a special talk on 'James Bond and the Cold [...]

The Girl With The Golden Pen?

By |September 29th, 2019|News|

Are preliminary plans already being laid for Bond 26? This is the intriguing hint delivered [...]

Goldfinger at 55: An Appreciation

By |September 23rd, 2019|News|

The third smash-hit James Bond movie, Goldfinger, was premiered 55 years ago this month, in September, [...]

Welcome to Matera, Mr. Bond

By |September 10th, 2019|News|

James Bond star Daniel Craig, along with his co-star Lea Seydoux and No Time To [...]

Bond 25’s title is ‘No Time To Die’

By |August 20th, 2019|News|

The long-awaited title to the 25th James Bond film was revealed by the 007 producers today [...]

Golden Buy: £5.2m paid for a 007 Aston Martin

By |August 18th, 2019|News|

Now pay attention, 007. It has been called the 'Most Famous Car in the World', [...]

Bond 1 on Bond 3: How Connery viewed Moore’s 007

By |August 12th, 2019|News|

What did Bond 1 really think about Bond 3's interpretation of 007? After he had [...]

Bond is Back! Hear David Arnold and see 007 in (00)3 adventures

By |August 4th, 2019|News|

The Annual James Bond Day this year will include a special screening of (00)3 James [...]

So Long, Felix: David Hedison (1927-2019)

By |July 23rd, 2019|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report that the American actor David Hedison, who played [...]

From Scotland With Love: more B25 location filming

By |July 19th, 2019|News|

  The Scottish location filming scheduled for Bond 25 in August appears to have already started. [...]

Blofeld is Back!

By |July 12th, 2019|News|

From a view to a thrill. It has been one of the best-kept secrets of [...]

B25 baddie Rami Malek speaks

By |July 8th, 2019|News|

The new 007 baddie Rami Malek has received some interesting coverage in the UK's press [...]

Dan Romer to score B25

By |July 4th, 2019|News|

For your ears only: it has been revealed that the soundtrack composer for B25, Daniel [...]

London Calling: B25 sequences shot in capital

By |July 2nd, 2019|News|

London Calling! James Bond returned to nicely familiar territory for some key B25 filming on [...]

From a View to a B25 Thrill

By |June 26th, 2019|News|

From a view to a new thrill! Following on from some great publicity generated from [...]

To Pinewood With Love: Royal visit to B25 set

By |June 21st, 2019|News|

007 met the future King of England recently. The Pinewood Studios set of the new [...]

Dalton Deluxe: Celebrating 30 years of ‘Licence to Kill’

By |June 17th, 2019|News|

It is now an astonishing 30 years since Timothy Dalton's second, and final, James Bond [...]

007: The Spy We Still Love

By |June 10th, 2019|News|

Has Blofeld finally succeeded in infiltrating the British media? Why is the British press so [...]

Genetics at heart of B25 storyline?

By |May 31st, 2019|News|

A key plot concept appears to have been leaked by a British newspaper. (Warning: possible [...]

Author explores Fleming and Wheatley connection

By |May 29th, 2019|News|

Spy novelist and Ian Fleming expert Jeremy Duns has published a fascinating new short study of [...]

From a View to a Thrill: B25 Jamaica shoot wraps

By |May 13th, 2019|News|

Its a wrap! The first stage of location shooting on Bond 25 has now been [...]

Licence Renewed: 007’s close bond with Felix Leiter

By |May 7th, 2019|News|

One of the great things to observe during the first week of filming for B25 in [...]

Radio Bond is Back

By |May 4th, 2019|News|

The Bank Holiday weekend in Britain has a nicely 'Bondian' and Jamaican feel to it. [...]

Craig’s Last Mission? EON producers give B25 interview

By |April 27th, 2019|News|

Craig's last mission? The James Bond co-producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson gave a [...]

It’s Double-O Go! New details on B25 revealed

By |April 25th, 2019|News|

So now we know. After lots of rumours and some false-starts, Bond movie number 25 [...]

Bond 25: The Announcement

By |April 24th, 2019|News|

The long wait is nearly over. Official sources have confirmed that 'Bond 25: The Announcement' [...]

Bond is Back… in Jamaica!

By |April 23rd, 2019|News|

As the late Ian Fleming might say, 'Welcome to Jamaica, Mr. Craig. I've been expecting you'. [...]

British writer has ‘polished’ Bond 25 script

By |April 15th, 2019|News|

The British press carried a number of reports on Sunday, 14th April, that the acclaimed [...]

To Italy With Love: Bond 25 location update

By |April 8th, 2019|News|

  Double-0 heaven and counting! In just one's year's time, on April 8th 2020, Bond [...]

Tania Mallet (1941-2019): A Tribute

By |April 1st, 2019|News|

  She was the other Golden Girl, Tilly, the sister of Jill Masterson, and set [...]

Double-O Go: Norway work on Bond 25 underway

By |March 27th, 2019|News|

It's Double-O Go! Although principal photography with Daniel Craig as 007 is yet to begin, [...]

Ready for Duty: Ralph ‘M’ Fiennes comments on Bond 25

By |March 16th, 2019|News|

The Oscar-nominated stage and film actor Ralph Fiennes, who has played Gareth Mallory (MI6 boss [...]

For Their Eyes Only: Bond 25 location shoot update

By |March 11th, 2019|News|

As well as production taking place in its traditional studios at Pinewood in the UK, there [...]

From Jamaica With Love: Bond 25 to shoot on the Island?

By |March 8th, 2019|News|

Both Ian Fleming and James Bond aficionados will be very pleased: Bond movie no. 25 [...]

Ben Whishaw back as ‘Q’

By |February 22nd, 2019|News|

  A regular is back, while a potential candidate for a female role is now [...]

Bond 25 update: new release date and additional script work

By |February 17th, 2019|News|

There has been some official news on the upcoming new James Bond film. In a [...]

Albert Finney (1936-2019)

By |February 9th, 2019|News|

The JBIFC is very sad to report the death of the acclaimed stage and screen [...]

From Matera With Love?

By |February 4th, 2019|News|

An interesting report from a local news website in southern Italy appears to indicate that Bond [...]

Living on the Edge: Craig back in 007 training

By |January 28th, 2019|News|

With just weeks to go before Bond movie no. 25 goes before the cameras at [...]

Looking back on Peter Hunt’s Bond

By |January 14th, 2019|News|

It is nearly fifty years since James Bond movie no. six, On Her Majesty's Secret [...]

007 Bullet-points about Bond 25

By |January 7th, 2019|News|

At last: a New Year and a new Bond film. Number 25 in the EON [...]

Bond is Back! Craig Bondfest Over Xmas Period

By |December 22nd, 2018|News|

Bond is Back! Break out the Vodka Martinis. It has become something of a tradition [...]

Return Another Day! Lea Seydoux back for Bond 25

By |December 7th, 2018|News|

In a major piece of surprise news for 007 fans, new director Cary Fukunaga has confirmed [...]

Dance into the Fire: Fukunaga reflects on Bond 25

By |November 19th, 2018|News|

In some of his first direct comments on Bond 25 since his appointment, Cary Fukunaga [...]

Early 007 material up for auction

By |November 17th, 2018|News|

  As many Bond aficionados know, during the late 1950s 007 creator Ian Fleming collaborated [...]

New book lifts lid on Ian Fleming and ‘Operation Golden Eye’

By |November 5th, 2018|News|

A fascinating new book, Ian Fleming and Operation Golden Eye: Keeping Spain out of World [...]

Broccoli Speaks: new interview with 007 producer

By |October 6th, 2018|News|

James Bond co-producer Barbara Broccoli has firmly ruled out any Dr.Who-style gender reinvention of Ian [...]

Cary Fukunaga announced as new Bond director

By |September 20th, 2018|News|

Cary Fukunaga has been announced as the new director of Bond movie no. 25, which [...]

Bart Layton speaks on Bond

By |September 17th, 2018|News|

Bart for Bond? In our last Bond 25 news update, the JBIFC noted that the [...]

Direct Another Way: three names on Bond 25 short-list?

By |September 9th, 2018|News|

Since the recent surprise departure of Danny Boyle as director due to 'creative differences', the producers [...]