An Alternate World of James Bond 007 – The Rough With The Smooth

Long time JBR listener, Matthew Grice gives us a little fictional taste of what might have happened had the Kevin McClory/Ian Fleming dispute turned out a little differently. In January 1959 an Irish filmmaker called Kevin McClory was introduced to a secret agent.   This secret agent was called James Bond and had appeared in six…

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Meet Jack Lugo: JBR Blogmaster

*Our resident Blogmaster at James Bond Radio is long time listener Jack Lugo. Along with writing some great articles himself, he also organises the many guest blogs we have here on the JBR website. So in the usual James Bond Radio fashion, let’s hear Jack’s answers to the 007 Quickfire Questions… 1. Favorite Bond Film:…

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Live & Let Die Reviewed | Podcast #030

It’s a brand new year and we’re kicking things off with a brand new Bond! The Connery/Lazenby era is over and we’re firmly in 70’s territory with Roger Moore’s first Bond: Live & Let Die. Along with the usual SPECTRE chat, quotes and trivia, we go deep in an (almost) 3 hour LALD discussion. Does…

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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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My Trip to James Bond Island, Khao Phing Kan, Thailand (Video)

This week I finally achieved a life-long dream of visiting James Bond Island, also known as Scaramanga’s base from The Man With The Golden Gun. We were given only 40 minutes to explore before the boat left, so I did my best to give you guys the tour before I had to run. Once you land,…

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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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Bond 24 is SPECTRE

“A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.” So, there we have it Bond fans. Today’s press event revealed the title of…

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Watch the Bond 24 Announcement LIVE [04.12.14]

It’s that time again. Thursday December 4th 2014, will bring the announcement of the title and cast of Bond 24. The live cast direct from Pinewood Studios will be taking place at 11am GMT sharp, so make sure you’re here to witness it first hand. Both Chris and I will be here posting comments below the…

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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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Connery Between Bonds (1964)

1964 saw the release of 3 Sean Connery films: Woman of Straw, Marnie, and Goldfinger. Connery’s final film of that year propelled him to international superstardom breaking box office records in multiple countries around the world cementing James Bond as a cultural icon for generations to come. Much like The Beatles would achieve astounding breakthrough…

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