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'Spectre' Poster Has James Bond Flirting with Death

3 hours ago | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Spectre is sure to be one of the biggest movies of the holiday season, arriving in theaters November 6th, just in time for all the fall festivities associated with the Day of the Dead. That Mexican Celebration, which kicks off on October 31 and ends November 2nd, serves as an action centerpiece in this latest James Bond adventure. And the sugar skull often associated with the massive prayer gathering is front and center on the latest poster. It's a foreboding image, teasing some very bad things on the horizon for the world's greatest secret agent.

In Spectre, a cryptic message from the past sends James Bond (Daniel Craig) on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal.&#160 Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as Spectre. As »

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Daniel Craig’s James Bond Stands Tall In Stylish New Poster For Spectre

5 hours ago | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

“Mexico City, what were you doing there?” Ralph Fiennes’ M tentatively asks in the most recent trailer for Spectre, to which Daniel Craig’s James Bond replies: “I was taking some overdue holidays.” Yeah, holidays. What exactly Craig’s 00 agent was doing on the streets of the capital won’t be revealed for some time yet, but today’s brand new poster for the spy thriller pays homage the Dias de los Muertos festival, which featured heavily in that aforementioned clip.

Sporting an ice-white dinner jacket and his trusty Walter Ppk – replete with silencer – the one-sheet is a striking look at the series stalwart, as he looks to embark on his most personal mission to date.

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Facing questions against his own capability with the license to kill – he did almost die in Skyfall, after all - Spectre will introduce us to a James Bond origin tale of sorts, »

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Daniel Craig’s 007 on new poster for Spectre

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Following on from yesterday’s new images, Sony Pictures has debuted a new poster for Spectre featuring Daniel Craig’s 007 looking rather stylish…

See Also: Daniel Craig hints at 007 retirement after Spectre

See Also: Watch the latest trailer for Spectre

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as Spectre.

Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh (Andrew Scott), the new head of the Centre for National Security, questions Bond’s actions and challenges the relevance of MI6, led by M (Ralph Fiennes). Bond covertly enlists Moneypenny (Naomie Harris) and Q (Ben Whishaw) to help him seek out Madeleine Swann (Léa Seydoux), the daughter of his old nemesis Mr White »

- Gary Collinson

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New Spectre Poster Lands

5 hours ago | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Fashion lore across the pond runs that it’s unacceptable to wear white after Labor Day, which falls on September 7 this year. So here comes Daniel Craig's Bond, sneaking in before the deadline in the new poster for Spectre. To be honest, obeying archaic dress sense is the least of 007’s worries, especially with a Dia de los Muertos-style skull (a signifier of the film’s Mexico-based opening sequence) lurking behind him.And he’ll have much more than that to worry about in Sam Mendes’ second shot at the Bond franchise after Skyfall. Following up on what happened in that film, 007 is sent off on another globe-trotting adventure, spurred by a cryptic message to discover a secret, sinister organisation that has its roots in his own past.With Mendes back directing a script that has been written by John Logan, Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, Spectre sees Ralph Fiennes, »

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New Spectre poster sees Daniel Craig's 007 channel James Bond classics Goldfinger and Live and Let Die

5 hours ago | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

A chilling new poster for Daniel Craig's next James Bond movie Spectre channels Goldfinger and Live and Let Die.

007 has his Walther Ppk at the ready - and he very well might need it judging by that spooky character lurking in the background.

Everything we know about Spectre including spoilers, trailers and the latest rumours

With a skeleton-style facemask and top hat, it's hard not to draw comparisons with Live and Let Die's voodoo-themed baddie Baron Samedi.

We know that Spectre will continue Skyfall's journey into Bond's past - particularly his connection to the elusive Spectre terrorist Franz Oberhauser (Christoph Waltz).

There has been rampant speculation among Bond fans that Franz Oberhauser is a cover or codename for Spectre leader Ernst Stavro Blofeld, in spite of a denial from Waltz.

Easter eggs, homages and talking points: 8 coolest things you didn't spot in the Spectre trailer

"That rumour started on the internet, »

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Classy, Deadly New Poster For 'Spectre'; Daniel Craig Hopes His Bond Is "Not As Sexist And Misogynistic" As Previous Versions

6 hours ago | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Bond is back in a couple of short months, and the secret agent, to the dismay of some, is digging into his family roots. Indeed, the Daniel Craig incarnation of Bond has something of a burdened soul, and is a far cry from the martini-drinking, woman-craving hero of previous films. In a new chat with Esquire, Craig explains 007's headspace in these movies.  Read More: Sam Mendes Says 'Spectre' Will Be His Last James Bond Movie, Reveals Theme Song Is Done “He’s very fucking lonely. There’s a great sadness. He’s fucking these beautiful women but then they leave and it’s… sad. And as a man gets older it’s not a good look. It might be a nice fantasy – that’s debatable – but the reality, after a couple of months…,” he trails off. Alas, Bond exists in a different era too, one not only full of male-sensitivity, »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Wamg’s 2015 Fall Movie Preview

22 hours ago | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

As the days get darker and the cold winds of Autumn approach, it’s time to look ahead at the upcoming movies set to hit cinemas this Fall.

The huge slate includes the return of the Jedis, the rebirth of Frankenstein and a new age of Good Dinosaurs. These movies will take audiences to a Galaxy Far, Far Away, on a voyage to Mars and to the summit of the world’s highest mountain, Everest.

Here’s our list of the 2015 Fall movies that we can’t wait to see!

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The Visit (Sept 11)

Writer/director/producer M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense, Signs, Unbreakable) and producer Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity, The Purge and Insidious series) welcome you to Universal PicturesThe Visit. Shyamalan returns to his roots with the terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. »

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Daniel Craig Hints 'Spectre' May Be Last Bond Film

2 September 2015 10:26 AM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

Sam Mendes' second crack at Bond, "Spectre" (November 6), also written by John Logan and Neal Purvis & Robert Wade, could mark Craig's fourth and last turn as MI6 agent 007 after "Skyfall," "Quantum of Solace" and "Casino Royale." As the British star revealed in a new Esquire profile, he may only have one Bond left in him. “I don’t know,” he said. Really? “I really don’t know. Honestly. I’m not trying to be coy. At the moment I can’t even conceive it." Read More: Meet Bond Women Léa Seydoux and Monica Bellucci Has the franchise, which in his term has scored over $2 billion worldwide, dried him out? He added that if asked to play Bond again, he'd say, “At this moment, no. I have a life and I’ve got to get on with it a bit. But we’ll see.” The Esquire piece arrived on the »

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Quantum of Solace director Marc Forster says he turned down Skyfall

2 September 2015 9:15 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

With a billion dollar box office, rave critical reviews and an Oscar for Adele, Skyfall gave James Bond the 50th birthday he deserved back in 2012.

But things could have turned out a little differently had the film followed its original intended path with Quantum of Solace director Marc Forster.

James Bond author Anthony Horowitz dislikes Skyfall: 'He's weak - that's not Bond'

Speaking to Digital Spy, the filmmaker said he was in line to make the 23rd Bond movie before Sam Mendes took the reins.

"Barbara [Broccoli] asked me to do Skyfall and I just felt I couldn't do another - because the pressure's so big to make one of those movies. I wanted to do an independent film.

"After that, I did World War Z, another big one - and making these big movies is fun, but it's a year, year-and-a-half of your life, and it's non-stop. But I »

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Daniel Craig May Be Done with James Bond After 'Spectre'

2 September 2015 7:09 AM, PDT | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

One of the most anticipated movies of the fall is Spectre, the latest installment of the James Bond franchise and the second pairing of Daniel Craig as 007 and Sam Mendes as director. If it's anything like their last, 2012's Skyfall, then fans are going to want the two back again for the next one, which will have to be a big deal since it's officially the 25th in the series. Well, those fans might be disappointed if the latest word from Craig rings true. Check out...

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Daniel Craig and Lea Seydoux featured in new Spectre image

2 September 2015 1:00 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Yesterday we brought you some comments from Daniel Craig suggesting that he may be ready to call time on his role as James Bond, but if he does decide to hang up his Walther Ppk we still have this year’s Spectre to look forward to, and Sony has debuted a couple of new from the film featuring Craig’s 007 and Lea Seydoux’s Madeleine Swann…

See Also: Sam Mendes says “Bond has been rebooted” for Spectre

See Also: Daniel Craig featured on Total Film’s Spectre cover

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as Spectre.

Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh (Andrew Scott), the new head »

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Daniel Craig May Be Done With James Bond After 'Spectre'

1 September 2015 9:00 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

One of the most anticipated movies of the fall is Spectre, the latest installment of the James Bond franchise and the second pairing of Daniel Craig as 007 and Sam Mendes as director. If it's anything like their last, 2012's Skyfall, then fans are going to want the two back again for the next one, which will have to be a big deal since it's officially the 25th in the series. Well, those fans might be disappointed if the latest word from Craig rings true. Check out what he said about his future as Bond below. Is Daniel Craig quitting the James Bond role? “I really don’t know," he told Esquire in a new inteview. "Honestly. I’m not trying to be coy. At the moment I can’t even conceive it.”   Well, does he...

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50 Greatest Comic Book Movie Adaptations

1 September 2015 7:40 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

40. Road to Perdition

One of the more surprising and lesser-known facts about Sam Mendes’ second film, Road to Perdition, is that it’s actually adapted from a graphic novel of the same name by Max Allan Collins. The plot follows Michael Sullivan (Tom Hanks), an Irish mob enforcer as he goes on the run with his son Michael Jr. after Jr. witnesses a murder and their family is killed in an effort to cover up any witnesses. There’s many great things in this film that standout, such as Jude Law’s creepy performance as assassin Harlen Maguire, one of Paul Newman’s final and finest performances as mob boss John Rooney, and Hollywood got an early look at the talent of Daniel Craig as the unstable Connor Rooney. However, it’s the climax that remains the most memorable thing in it, featuring some of the most iconic work from »

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Dr. Jekyll Announced for Penny Dreadful Season 3, Patti LuPone to Return in New Role

1 September 2015 3:23 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Dr. Jekyll will be added to the ranks of classic literary characters depicted on Showtime's Penny Dreadful. The upcoming third season will also feature a treat for Patti LuPone fans, as the actress will return to the show as a series regular in the new role of Dr. Seward. Several guest stars have also been announced for the third season that is now filming and will premiere on Showtime next year.

Press Release: Los Angeles, CA  – September 1, 2015 – Production on the third season of the critically acclaimed hit Showtime drama series Penny Dreadful is currently under way, and a wealth of new and returning stars is headed to the set in Dublin, Ireland. Tony® Award-winning star Patti LuPone (American Horror Story), who guest starred last season as the Cut-Wife, returns as a series regular in the new role of Dr. Seward, an American therapist who treats Vanessa (Eva Green) with an unconventional new approach. »

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Is 'Spectre' Daniel Craig's Final James Bond Movie?

1 September 2015 1:57 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

It may be hard to believe, but Daniel Craig has been playing James Bond for almost 10 years, starting with Casino Royale in 2006. As he readies himself for the release of his latest 007 adventure, with Spectre hitting theaters worldwide this November, he's taking some time out to reflect back on this secret agent he's played in four movies, which also include 2008's Quantum of Solace and 2012's Skyfall. Speaking with Esquire, he calls Bond out for being sexist, and hopes his portrayal has helped to curb that notion. He also doesn't think he could spend much time with the character, heavily hinting that his days as James Bond are numbered.

"Hopefully my Bond is not as sexist and misogynistic as [earlier incarnations]. The world has changed. I am certainly not that person.&#160But he is, and so what does that mean? It means you cast great actresses and make the parts as good »

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Daniel Craig hints at 007 retirement after Spectre, Bond author says Idris Elba is “too street” for the role

1 September 2015 11:31 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Back in 2012 it was reported that Daniel Craig had signed a two-film extension to his 007 contract following Skyfall, but now it seems he may be looking to retire his license to kill following this year’s Spectre.

Speaking to Esquire, Craig was asked if he plans to return as James Bond following the spy’s 24th adventure, replying that: “I really don’t know. Honestly. I’m not trying to be coy. At the moment I can’t even conceive it…At this moment, no. I have a life and I’ve got to get on with it a bit. But we’ll see.”

See Also: Sam Mendes says “Bond has been rebooted” for Spectre

When Craig does decide to call it a day, it seems that Idris Elba (Luther) will find himself high on the list of candidates to succeed him, and while Elba seems to have a lot of support amongst fans, »

- Gary Collinson

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Patti LuPone Cast in a New Role for ‘Penny Dreadful’ Season 3

1 September 2015 9:58 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Patti LuPone is back for more “Penny Dreadful.”

The Broadway legend, who guest starred as Joan Clayton (aka the Cut-Wife) in the sophomore season of Showtime’s Victorian England-set horror series, is back for season 3 as a series regular. She’ll also be playing a new role: Dr. Seward, an American therapist who treats Eva Green’s bewitching Vanessa Ives with an unconventional new approach.

The third season, which returns in 2016 with nine episodes, will also be adding another familiar name to the list of literary characters who appear on the show. Shazad Latif (“The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”) will play an interpretation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Henry Jekyll.

Penny Dreadful” has also added Wes Studi as a series regular. The “Hell on Wheels” and “Red Road” alum plays Kaetenay, an intense, enigmatic Native American with a deep connection to Ethan (Josh Hartnett). He also becomes an »

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Here’s a new Spectre pic featuring Daniel Craig and Lea Seydoux

1 September 2015 9:43 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

New Spectre pic: Daniel Craig is back as 007. New Spectre pic (See below)

A new image from the upcoming 24th James Bond movie Spectre has just been released online. The image, which was posted on the image sharing website Imgur, features Daniel Craig and Lea Seydoux next to what appears to be a deserted train track in the middle of the desert. Check it out below.

New Spectre pic

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond (Daniel Craig) on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal.  Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as Spectre.

Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh (Andrew Scott), the new head of the Centre for National Security, questions Bond’s actions and challenges the relevance of MI6, led »

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Daniel Craig Confident Spectre Can Top Skyfall As Actor Discusses Leaving Bond Franchise

1 September 2015 8:43 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Touting a box office total of $1.1 billion – a franchise high, no less – and scores of positive reviews, Skyfall is going to difficult act to follow. Director Sam Mendes will attempt such a feat later this year though when the Oscar-winner returns to the spy franchise to helm its anticipated successor, Spectre.

It’s no secret that Mendes was hesitant about directing this year’s thriller in fear that lightning wouldn’t strike twice. It’s a feeling that Daniel Craig himself empathized with, too, with the 00 agent revealing that the cast and crew faced a “massive amount of pressure” before the cameras began rolling.

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Speaking with Esquire, the British actor was refreshingly frank in his deduction of Spectre, what it has to do to escape the enormous shadow of Skyfall, and why fans of the classic James Bond can look forward to Mendes’ new entry in this most prestigious series. »

- Michael Briers

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Daniel Craig May Not Do Another Bond?

1 September 2015 6:39 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

The publicity train for the new James Bond film "Spectre" has begun with Daniel Craig having begun the first long-lead interviews for the film ahead of its release. In a lengthy piece for Esquire, he reveals that director Sam Mendes will be all finished making the film (ie. locking it) next week.

Craig says that after the billion dollar success of "Skyfall," everyone involved in the franchise wasn't quite sure what to do:

"I think everyone was just daunted, understandably. Like, it's 'the biggest British movie of all time'. What does it f--king mean? Where do we go from there? How do you process that? It could have been an albatross around everyone's necks. It turned out not to be, but there was a massive amount of pressure at the beginning."

Originally the plan was to do a more flamboyant and confident Bond, something more akin to the classic super »

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