The Big James Bond Boxing Day Quiz 2014 | Podcast #029

Merry Christmas everybody! We’re rounding out the year with our comprehensive James Bond 007 quiz bonanza. We’re going to test your knowledge of all 6 Bonds, plus look at the music, the books and even an entire round dedicated to guessing quotes. It doesn’t get any better than this everybody! We’ll be looking at the…

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SPECTRE Revealed – Bond 24 | Podcast #028

Bond 24 is: SPECTRE. After the amazing press event on December 4th, we’ve put together a super special emergency episode almost a week earlier than scheduled to discuss the news. Along with our thoughts about the title and cast announcement, we’ve included interviews with the cast members, calls from our listeners and an interview with…

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Sean Connery Retrospective (Part 2) | Podcast #27

This week, we conclude our Connery coverage on James Bond Radio. After reviewing every movie from Dr. No to Never Say Never Again we continue our previous episodes efforts to rank and rate some of Sean’s finest moments as everyone’s favourite spy. In addition, we hear our second on location report from JBR listener Matthew…

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Sean Connery Retrospective (Part 1) | Podcast #26

Now we’ve discussed, reviewed and rated all 7 Sean Connery Bond films, we take some time out to look over Connery’s career as James Bond. We look at everything from the best to worst M scenes, the best one liners, the best pre-title sequences and plenty more. Also, we hear our first on location report…

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Diamonds Are Forever Review | Podcast #025

This week we’re saying goodbye to Sean Connery’s Bond with our review of Diamonds Are Forever. We go scene by scene and discuss everything from Sean’s wobbly leg in the gunbarrell to Mr. Wint’s eye watering demise. Alongside the film review, we’ve got listener quotes, the answer to our last episode’s Fawlty Towers/Bond trivia question,…

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The Henchmen of Bond | Podcast #024

In light of the recent passings of iconic Bond henchmen Richard Kiel, Gottfried John and Geoffrey Holder, we’re back with our tribute episode to The Henchmen of Bond. We go right back to where it all started with Dr. No, go all the way through to Skyfall and even look at the recent revelations about…

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The Scores of Bond (Part 2) | Podcast #023

We’re back with the concluding episode of our Scores of Bond coverage. This time we go from For Your Eyes Only all the way through to Skyfall. We talk about all the remaining 007 composers including Bill Conti, Michael Kamen, Eric Serra, David Arnold, Thomas Newman and of course more John Barry. Also hear all…

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The Making of On Her Majesty’s Secret Service: Charles Helfenstein Interview | Podcast #022

This week we go behind the scenes of On Her Majesty’s Secret Service with author Charles Helfenstein. As the author behind seminal book ‘The Making of On Her Majesty’s Secret Service,’ Charles has a unique insight into the movie. In today’s episode he busts some prominent myths, exposes some amazing truths and tells a ton…

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On Her Majesty’s Secret Service Reviewed / Podcast #021

It’s Lazenby time, baby! So in our longest episode so far, which spookily matches the running time of the movie down to the minute, we explore the Bond film that has divided the opinion of Bond fans since it came out back in ’69. We go through the film scene by scene, discuss the ‘what…

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The Scores of Bond (Part 1) / Podcast #20

This week we take a look at the scores of Bond. We’re going to look at the work of every composer from Dr. No to Moonraker, including John Barry, Monty Norman, George Martin and Marvin Hamlisch. We’ll be saving the songs of Bond for another episode. This is all about the orchestral score. This is…

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