• Experience suggests that it is often fun to speculate on 'alternative' versions of the Bond universe and explore how the films may have gone in another direction had circumstances been different. Back in 2012, a new book came on to [...]

    By Published On: March 1st, 2023
  • Former James Bond actor Timothy Dalton celebrated his 75th birthday on 21st March, and many happy returns were offered by his numerous fans across the globe. He made two James Bond movies, The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence To Kill [...]

    By Published On: March 22nd, 2021
  • Former 007 Pierce Brosnan, who played Ian Fleming's iconic creation in four James Bond movies for EON, has spoken in detail about love, loss, 007 and life after Bond. In an interview given to Chris Godfrey via 'zoom' for the [...]

    By Published On: July 1st, 2020
  • The UK's main ITV channel has been continuing with its summer season of Daniel Craig Bond films and, as Skyfall is rolled out as part of this, the JBIFC takes the opportunity to look back on Craig's third 007 adventure [...]

    By Published On: June 20th, 2020
  • It is now an astonishing 30 years since Timothy Dalton's second, and final, James Bond movie, Licence to Kill, hit the big screens. Often seen by its critics as a failure (it performed less well than expected in key U.S. [...]

    By Published On: June 17th, 2019
  • Thirty years ago this summer, new James Bond actor Timothy Dalton was introduced to cinema audiences around the globe in his debut 007 movie The Living Daylights (1987), which was premiered at the famous Odeon cinema in London's Leicester Square. [...]

    By Published On: July 2nd, 2017
  • With the sad passing of Sir Roger Moore and the numerous tributes that have been paid to him from the world of showbiz and entertainment, the remaining 007 actors have all paid their own very heartfelt tributes to James Bond [...]

    By Published On: May 24th, 2017
  • It was a case of many happy returns this month to the former two-times James Bond star Timothy Dalton, who turned an amazing 71 years of age on March 21st, 2017. The ever-busy star of stage, film and TV shows absolutely [...]

    By Published On: March 26th, 2017
  • The Starburst International Film Festival held a true licence to thrill on Sunday, 28th August, when five-times 007 director John Glen was the special guest for a rare big-screen outing for a late 1980s Bond adventure. The veteran director attended the Festival for [...]

    By Published On: August 29th, 2016
  • Former 007 star Timothy Dalton can be seen in a haunting new trailer for the latest series of the gothic horror TV series Penny Dreadful, the third season of which will hit U.S. TV screens on Sunday, May 1st, 2016. [...]

    By Published On: April 15th, 2016
  • One of the most popular and frequently visited news articles the JBIFC has put up in recent years concerns the little-known screen treatment that was produced for a film that was never made: a third Timothy Dalton James Bond adventure. Yes, [...]

    By Published On: March 9th, 2016
  • Timothy Dalton Born 21st March 1946 Out went the humour and in came a more serious 007 in a style more imagined by author Ian Fleming. James Bond was now living on the edge. Timothy Dalton first gained [...]

    By Published On: May 9th, 2012
  • In a rare interview, former James Bond actor Timothy Dalton has offered some thoughts on his time as 007 and revealed that he is still very much a Bond fan himself. Interviewed for the latest issue of 'Empire', the popular [...]

    By Published On: May 2nd, 2012