Archive for James Bond

News: New Pics Of James Bond’s Skyfall

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

We have some neat new pics from the set of the latest James Bond flick, Skyfall. Earlier in the week we got our first look at Javier Bardem as the film’s villain, Silva. Now we get a look at his evil lair, ‘Skyfall lodge’, and 007 himself, Daniel Craig. Continue reading

News: First Look At Javier Bardem On Skyfall Set

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 13, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Shooting of the new James Bond flick, Skyfall, is well under way. 007.com is keeping us up to date with the production with pics from the set, like the one above of Dame Judy Dench and director Sam Mendes. Mr Mendes is also kind enough to provide a videoblog of his efforts film 007’s latest exploits. You can see it down below. Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: Skyfall, Man Of Steel, The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises, Arrested Development, Death Wish, I Am Bruce Lee, X-Men First Class,

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 6, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Hello. Yes, I know, it’s been awhile since my update. You must forgive me for stepping away from the laptop for a few days, but I had to go out and see that big shiny world and those weird people I call “friends”. I found myself in an icy cold and wintry London where I caught some brilliant comedy courtesy of the Alternative Comedy Memorial Society (check out their hashtag on Twitter – #ACMS. They do share it with a few other folk, though), live music by the fraktacular Wild Flag (My heart hurts for Carrie Brownstein), and even managed to catch a film – Haywire. I am back now and I’m going to use the ol’ Weekly Ricochet to catch up on some the news I missed. Let’s get to it. Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of Steel, Haywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo…

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts, Weekly Ricochet with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The Weekly Ricochet is a round-up of those stories that, while interesting, don’t quite merit a page all of their own. This week we have little titbits on the Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of SteelHaywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. Continue reading

News: 007.com Relaunches For New Bond Film Skyfall

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 7, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Today I saw a plastic bag fluttering around in the wind. I admired its beauty and the elegance as it danced around on the breeze. Then it got hit by a car and I laughed because I have the sense of humour of a three-year old. Anyway, that was meant to be an allusion to Sam Mendes’ American Beauty, and also a really long and laboured way of getting to his latest film,  Skyfall. Continue reading