The Villains of Bond (Part 1) | Podcast #034

It’s time for us to look at the evil doers, the nasty men, the antagonists and baddies from the world of Bond. In today’s episode (part 1 of 2), we look at everyone from Dr. No to Hugo Drax. We sort the good villains from the bad villains and organise them into our patented 3…

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An Alternate World of James Bond – The Rough With The Smooth (Part 2)

(Long time JBR listener, Matthew Grice returns to continue his fictional taste of what might have happened had the Kevin McClory/Ian Fleming dispute turned out a little differently. If you missed it, here’s part one). Late 1963, early 1964 saw the production of ‘Goldfinger’. This was Connery’s third Bond film and was helmed by director…

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SPECTRE Speculation: A Possible Theory For Bond 24?

(JBR Listener, Jack Lugo speculates on the themes involved in Bond 24. I think it goes without saying that if you’re trying to avoid all things that may end up as potential spoilers, then it’s probably best to avoid this post. With that said, it is ONLY speculation…) Okay, I may be reading too much…

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This Week in James Bond: The ladies of SPECTRE bond over Bond, and Pierce Brosnan’s picks for the next 007

Welcome back to “This Week in James Bond”! Before we get started, your devoted correspondent here at Station C would like to express her condolences to the family of Louis Jourdan, whose death at the age of 93 was announced shortly after last week’s TWIJB was published. A great actor and certainly a highlight of (what I…

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The Comic Book Bond | Podcast #033

We’re marching forth into brand new territory with this week’s episode of James Bond Radio. This time we’re investigating the comic book world of James Bond with our interview with Alan J. Porter, author of ‘James Bond: The History of the Illustrated 007.’ Along with that we talk about our recent viewing of Kingsman: The…

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SPECTRE in Rome: Photocall with Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci

Earlier today Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci posed for the press in Rome as the unit moves to the Italian capital to begin filming. Various sources (including Variety) have already reported details of what scenes are to be filmed in Rome, including scenes in a cemetery and a high-speed car chase along the Tiber. JBR…

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This Week in James Bond: Ben Whishaw filming London Spy, the Queen’s brush with Bond, and Sam Neill on almost being 007

Welcome back to “This Week in James Bond”! It has been an exciting week to be a Bond fan, what with the release of the first featurette and still from SPECTRE. If you missed the thrilling special report on the new footage in which Tom talks to himself for eight minutes about it, you can listen…

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David Arnold Live Review – Dublin 22nd January 2015

David Arnold Live – Dublin 22nd January 2015 What a night I had last week, David Arnold played with the RTE orchestra at the National Concert Hall in Dublin, as part of their signature series. It was a night of classic film scores from various movies that David has composed. Along with Nicholas Dodd conducting,…

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SPECTRE: Special Report #001

After yesterday’s release of the first behind the scenes footage of SPECTRE, I thought I’d jump on for a quick SPECTRE: SPECIAL REPORT! Let us know what you think in the comments below…

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The First Official Footage From SPECTRE!

Here it is…the very first official footage from the set of SPECTRE. So what do we think of Daniel’s new ski weather outfit? Does it rival Roger’s amazing banana yellow ensemble? Does it beat George’s marvellous blue suit and white shades combo? Leave your thoughts in the comments below… And here’s the latest still shot…

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