Archive for Javier Bardem

Review: Skyfall

Posted in Movie Review, Movies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 3, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

2012 marks the fiftieth year of super spy James Bond’s appearance on the glittering big screen. In that time the suave secret agent has helped evolve and shape the big brash action movie, making a star of grumpy Scotsman Sean Connery. As swift as Bond’s rise was his fall into camp parody with a raise of Roger Moore’s ridiculous eyebrow. He then turned serious and sullen with a serious and sullen Timothy Dalton, experienced a renaissance under the Irish charm of Pierce Brosnan, and finally a radical reboot and reinvention with latest incarnation, the ice-cold Daniel Craig (Oh, and an Aussie played him too, but you know, who cares). Somehow 007 has managed to stand the test of time and remain relevant while everything around him has changed. Or has he? Does Skyfall prove he still was it takes in the face of stiff competition from your Bournes and Batmans? Read on and find out. Continue reading

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News: New Skyfall Trailer, Olympic TV Spot, Pics, And Clips

Posted in Movies, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 31, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

As I mentioned last week during my update on The Bourne Legacy, this is a bumper year for those of who enjoy our spy action thrillers. Skyfall is shaping up to be the best Bond film in a very long time (the IMAX trailer is mind-blowing) and the new trailer, released today, only serves to confirm that.

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News: Skyfall Teaser Poster Released

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 17, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The first teaser trailer for the new James Bond film, Skyfall, is due to hit the internet at 8:30am BST this Monday, the 21st May. In the meantime, a teaser poster has been released to whet our appetite for 007’s latest globe-trotting adventure. Continue reading

News: Sweet New Skyfall Pics Show Bond Packing Some Serious Hardware

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 19, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Told you. Bond (Daniel Craig) rocking a machine gun. Check out the muzzle flash on that beauty. Yeah, so I’ve got a hold of some new Skyfall pics that I’m more than  happy to share with you. For a price. Or not. I wouldn’t do that to you. Not unless… No. Anyway, Skyfall pics. Let’s get to it! Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: The Avengers/Captain America, The Amazing Spider-Man, Skyfall, Only God Forgives, Moonrise Kingdom, Safety Not Guaranteed, Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of Superheroines…

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer, Weekly Ricochet with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 10, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger
Welcome to the Weekly Ricochet, the round-up of all the news that can’t quite get a page for itself. First up is the rather fantastic shot of Captain America (Chris Evans) above from The Avengers. Can you believe we get to see it in a little over two weeks? No, neither can I. Continue reading

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