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James Bond Returns in New Spectre Trailer

27 July 2015 2:00 AM, PDT | CinemaNerdz | See recent CinemaNerdz news »

Can we say that Daniel Craig incarnation of James Bond rivals Sean Connery’s at this point, or is that still considered blasphemy? Given that Skyfall (2012) is, at least until the release of Spectre, the most complete and entertaining Bond film ever produced, I wonder if we can’t mention the two actors in the same sentence without feeling the least bit guilty.

The new trailer for Spectre does very little to dissuade my enthusiasm for Craig and his Bond films (although Quantum of Solace (2008) was quite the follow-up to Casino Royale (2006) I was hoping for). The new film looks to continue the dark and menacing nature of these films, and I’m all for it; it’s a tone that works for Bond. Here’s hoping that the final film delivers the good that this trailer promises.

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Rolling Helicopters And Flying Cars Highlight The New Spectre Trailer

22 July 2015 7:36 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Exotic locations, luxurious cars, slick gadgets, evil villains and 007 are featured in this brand new trailer for Sam MendesSpectre.

Cue the James Bond theme and keep an eye out for awesome helicopter stunt.

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 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 (Jesper Christensen), who may »

- Michelle McCue

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

22 July 2015 4:55 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Spectre trailer embraces Bond movies past: Who's lurking in the shadows?

Daniel Craig will make his 007 comeback later this year with the release of Spectre, a continuation of the story started in Sam Mendes's Skyfall. Craig has re-energised the Bond franchise since his debut in 2006's Casino Royale, and all signs point towards Spectre being another worthy addition to the series.

Digital Spy runs down everything you need to know about Spectre ahead of its cinema debut on October 23.

The new trailer is pretty spectacular

A helicopter doing a midair cork-screw, a tip of the hat to the On Her Majesty's Secret Service theme... and was that Blofeld? The latest trailer for Spectre is something of a corker and promises to be an homage-packed action-fest aiming to top Skyfall. Consider us excited.

A threat from James Bond's past will return

It's all in the title. Crime syndicate Spectre (Special Executive for Counter-Intelligence, »

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‘Spectre’: New James Bond Trailer Debuts Online

22 July 2015 12:37 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Sony and MGM have released the first full-length trailer for “Spectre,” the new James Bond film directed by Sam Mendes.

Starring Daniel Craig as 007, “Spectre” was shot this past year in London, Austria, Italy, Mexico and Morocco.

It opens in U.S. theaters on Nov. 6.

The 24th film in the Bond franchise, “Spectre” co-stars Christoph Waltz as the villainous Franz Oberhauser, Ralph Fiennes as M, Naomie Harris as Eve Moneypenny and Ben Whishaw as Q. New cast members include Monica Bellucci and Lea Seydoux.

The previous Bond pic, “Skyfall,” delivered the best performance in the series with grosses topping $1.1 billion worldwide.

The name Spectre was featured in Ian Fleming’s Bond novels and stands for “Special Executive for Counter-intelligence, Terrorism, Revenge and Extortion.” It’s a fictional global criminal syndicate and terrorist organization, led by supervillain Ernst Stavro Blofeld, and first appeared in the novel “Thunderball” and in the film »

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Full-Length Spectre Trailer Sends Daniel Craig’s 007 On His Most Daring Mission Yet

22 July 2015 12:21 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

If Daniel Craig’s 007 has been continually evolving throughout the actor’s tenure as Ian Fleming’s shaken-not-stirred agent, then Spectre is primed to offer an introspective look into the super-spy’s dark and eschewed psyche. Set to pick up shortly after the events of Skyfall, Sam Mendes’ anticipated sequel will see our world-famous operative hunt down the titular organization, and unearth secrets about his own past in the process; secrets that are merely teased in this tantalizing second trailer for the upcoming actioner.

Opening in the thick of the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos, the footage starts there and never lets up, whisking Bond back to London and off to the streets of Rome for that all-important car chase sequence with Dave Bautista’s Mr. Hinx. Finally, there’s a bigger and better look at Christoph Waltz as lead villain Franz Oberhauser, who looks to be holding all »

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'Spectre' Trailer #2 Sends James Bond on a New Mission

22 July 2015 12:19 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Following the Spectre photos featuring the new Bond Girls released earlier today, Sony Pictures has debuted the second trailer for Spectre. The Bond Girls in question, L&#233a Seydoux, Monica Bellucci, Stephanie Sigman and returning star Naomie Harris, who reprises her role from Skyfall as Eve Moneypenny. Daniel Craig is back as 007 for the fourth time, following Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace and Skyfall.

Spectre follows the release of Skyfall, the biggest Bond film of all time, which took in $1.1 billion worldwide. In Spectre, a cryptic message from Bond's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. 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. Sam Mendes returns to direct Spectre, with Daniel Craig reprising his role as 007 for the fourth time. Spectre is produced by Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, »

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Watch the Spectre trailer: Craig as James Bond is back

21 July 2015 11:58 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Watch the Spectre trailer: Craig as James Bond is back in the full traler for the new James Bond film, which hits cinemas in October.

The full version of the Spectre trailer has just been released by Sony Pictures over on 007.com. The film is the 24th film in the lucrative franchise, and sees British director Sam Mendes back at the helm and Daniel Craig as the famous spy, James Bond 007.

Spectre will get a UK release on the same day as its premiere, the 26th October, which is a Monday, while Us audience can catch it in multiplexes from the 9th November.

Here’s the synopsis, followed by that brand new trailer.

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. »

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'Spectre' Updates: 'Bigger' Than 'Skyfall,' 'Fantastic' Theme Song, Mendes' Last Bond?

20 July 2015 2:24 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

"Spectre," the 24th movie in the James Bond franchise will shake - not stir - its way into theaters October 26 in the U.K. and November 6 in the U.S. It took director Sam Mendes five years to make the latest Daniel Craig Bond movie, following their collaboration in "Skyfall." Sam talked to BBC Radio about the new movie and his decision that "this is probably it" for him when it comes to directing Bond movies. He did say that once before, but this time he added, "I don't think I could go down that road again," because it swallows up so much time and energy. So if he's not around for Bond25, we'll have to stay tuned for who might be jumping in. (Christopher Nolan? Wes Anderson - kidding! Although that would be interesting...)

"Spectre" follows a cryptic message from Bond's past that sends him out to uncover still another sinister organization. »

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‘Spectre’ World Premiere Set for Oct. 26 in London

17 July 2015 10:47 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The world premiere for “Spectre,” the 24th James Bond film, has been set for Oct. 26 in London by Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment.

The producers noted that the for the first time ever, the film will open on the same night as the premiere at cinemas in the U.K. and Ireland. “Spectre” will then begin its rollout in territories around the world with the U.S. launch set for Nov. 6.

The previous Bond pic, “Skyfall,” delivered the best performance in the series with grosses topping $1.1 billion worldwide.

As usual with Bond films, most of the plot details of “Spectre” have been kept under wraps. The official description: “A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. 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. »

- Dave McNary

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James Bond movie Spectre opens in UK on October 26, the day of its world premiere

17 July 2015 7:57 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

New James Bond movie Spectre will get its world premiere in London on Monday October 26, 2015.

In a first for the 007 series, fans will also have the opportunity to see the eagerly-anticipated movie that same night when it opens in cinemas across the UK and Ireland.

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

Spectre's worldwide release will follow after this date, including a Us opening on November 6.

The 24th film in the series is the fourth to star Daniel Craig as James Bond. It is also the second Bond movie in a row to be directed by Sam Mendes, following 2012's Skyfall.

Craig is joined in the cast by Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, David Bautista and Monica Bellucci, and Ralph Fiennes as M.

Spectre trailer embraces Bond movies past: Who's lurking in the shadows?

Spectre sees Bond receive a cryptic message from his past, »

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James Bond Musical Production Causes Legal Dispute

9 July 2015 10:25 AM, PDT | Cinemaretro.com | See recent CinemaRetro news »

Producers Albert R. Broccoli (left) and Harry Saltzman with author Ian Fleming and star Sean Connery in a publicity photo taken before production started on the first 007 film "Dr. No" in 1962

 

By Lee Pfeiffer

Eon Productions has stated on the company's web site and Facebook page that they have not granted rights for a James Bond musical production. Earlier, Merry Saltzman, one of the daughters of the late 007 producer Harry Saltzman, announced that she was staging a musical production based on the Bond films. In response to the Eon statement, Saltzman indicated that she has not sought rights from Eon nor does she believe she needs them since her stage production would fall into the category of a parody. Eon has been very protective of the Bond brand over the decades and it remains to be seen how this will be resolved. The situation does open some old wounds that many thought were long closed. »

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Will Damian Lewis Replace Daniel Craig as James Bond? Bookies Slash Odds

16 June 2015 6:19 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

London — Rumors that Damian Lewis could become the next James Bond have forced U.K. bookmakers to slash their odds on him taking the role. Meanwhile, 007 production company Eon Productions has released behind-the-scenes footage of the opening sequence of the latest Bond film, “Spectre.”

Odds on the former “Homeland” star stepping into Daniel Craig’s shoes have tightened from 25/1 to 3/1, according to Britain’s biggest bookmaker William Hill. The bookie’s favorite remains former “The Wire” and “Luther” star Idris Elba, who is 5/2. Other actors in the running include Tom Hardy (4/1), Henry Cavill (5/1), Michael Fassbender (7/1) and Orlando Bloom (12/1). The odds that “Spectre” will be Craig’s last appearance as Bond are 10/1.

“This is an unprecedented gamble, as for no apparent reason we have seen bets of up to £200 ($312) on Damian Lewis being named as the next Bond. This could well be significant and might herald the end of Daniel Craig »

- Leo Barraclough

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Who Will Be the Next James Bond? Take Our Poll

15 June 2015 11:40 AM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

Everyone from Tilda Swinton and her family to the British tabloids are speculating --yet again--about who should play the next James Bond, as Daniel Craig is nearing the end of his run. 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. In the movie Bond gets a message from his past that puts him in pursuit of the organization Spectre--and sets him against the latest Bond villain (Christoph Waltz). Meanwhile M (Ralph Fiennes) battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, as Miss Moneypenny (Naomie Harris) and Q (Ben Whishaw) offer support. New cast members include Léa SeydouxDavid Bautista and Monica Bellucci. Check out a behind-the-scenes spot below. "Spectre" is produced by Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli. (Sony will have to vie for the »

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Spectre featurette – Video blog shows Mexico City footage

15 June 2015 9:44 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Spectre featurette: A new video blog shows behind the scenes footage from the shooting of the opening sequence at the Day Of The Dead festival in Mexico City. Spectre featurette

A new Spectre featurette has just been released from the production of the 24th James Bond adventure. The 2-minute promo features a behind-the-scenes look at the film, which is still shooting under the direction of Sam Mendes.

The Mexico set action sequence will have the country’s Day Of The Dead festival as a back drop, and will feature as the elaborate opening scene of the new movie, which opens in the UK and the Us in early November this year.

Sam Mendes said: “I wanted the audience to be dropped right into the middle of a very, very specific, very heady, rich environment. It’s the Day of the Dead, everywhere you look there’s colour and detail and life. »

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Spectre Extended TV Spot Brings the Action

10 June 2015 1:27 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

A new extended television spot for the upcoming James Bond movie, Spectre, has landed and brings us a slew of new action-packed footage.  Come inside to check it out!

If you've been needing a good fix of James Bond lately, then you're in luck with this brand new TV spot.  It starts off pretty much like the initial teaser trailer did, but delves into a lot more action on the latter half of it, giving us new looks at Bond in action along with the villains: 

It's pretty clear that they're looking to step up the action in Spectre from even what they offered in Skyfall, and I'm not complaining one bit.  After seeing how great everything came together in the previous movie, I'm more than willing to give the film every benefit of the doubt.  I can't wait to see more when it hits theaters on November 6, 2015. 

In Spectre, »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (Jordan Maison)

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Spectre: brand new promo trailer released

9 June 2015 10:32 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

More footage from the next James Bond film, as a new minute-long promo for Spectre is released...

The 24th James Bond film, Spectre, is racing towards its end of October release date, as director Sam Mendes and his team battle to get the movie finished in time. The cast this time sees returnees Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Ralph Fiennes and Rory Kinnear. New to James Bond? Christopher Waltz, Monica Bellucci, David Bautista, Lea Seydoux and Stephanie Sigman.

Then there's the small matter of Daniel Craig, of course, who is playing James Bond for the fourth time. As if you needed us to tell you that.

Overnight, Sony released a new promo TV spot trailer for the film, which debuts some new footage for the movie.

And while we're at it, here's the official synopsis for the film...

In Spectre, a cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a »

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Are you ready for Part 2? More Gladiators of the '90s: Then and now

1 May 2015 9:30 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

We certainly felt the power of 10 former Gladiators yesterday, as we took a look at what some of the stars went on to after the success of ITV's '90s hit.

We were bowled over to discover that Blaze (Eunice Huthart) is a stunt double to A-listers and godmother to Angelina Jolie's daughter Shiloh, and that Rhino (Mark Smith) went on to star in Hollywood films including Ben Affleck's Oscar-winning drama Argo.

But whatever happened to the villainous Wolf or the infamous Shadow, who was dramatically sacked from the series? We haven't found many current pictures of this lot, but here's a little bit about what 9 more of our favourite former Gladiators got up to after their time on the show:

1. Scorpio (Nikki Diamond)

Contenders were subjected to the mighty sting of the speedy Scorpio. Former bodybuilder and model Nikki Diamond was an original Gladiator, but was forced »

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Bts Spectre footage from Day of the Dead parade opening scene

14 April 2015 1:07 AM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

The pre-credits Day of the Dead parade scene from Spectre will reportedly feature over 1500 extras and Bond producer Michael G. Wilson has described it as "the biggest sequence we've ever done." Last month a breakdown of the scene landed online, and now Yahoo has released a video that is a mix of behind-the-scenes footage and stills from the shoot in Mexico City. 2nd unit director Alex Witt and actress Stephanie Sigman (Estrella) provided details on what's »

- Jesse Giroux

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Daniel Craig Injured on Set of Spectre. Will This Delay the Film?

6 April 2015 5:45 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

Early into production of the next James Bond film, Spectre, leading man Daniel Craig suffered a knee injury on the set. Craig had to have surgery to repair the damage. Will the film still make its November release date?

Secret agent James Bond may have a knack for shrugging off beatings and injuries that would lay out a normal man, but the guy who portrays him doesn’t have that sort of luck. A studio spokesman told the BBC that 007 actor Daniel Craig injured his leg while filming a fight sequence in the Austrian Alps, as part of the latest film in the Bond franchise, Spectre.  The knee injury was at first thought to be only a sprain, but it turned out that the damage was more serious than originally believed, so Craig had to undergo arthroscopic surgery. He is currently resting and recovering.

What does this mean for the film, »

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Daniel Craig Undergoes Minor Knee Surgery Following Spectre Set Accident

6 April 2015 8:56 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Of all the things to stop James Bond dead in his tracks, a small knee injury wouldn’t be the first obstacle to come to mind. Nevertheless, following an on-set accident back in February, MGM has confirmed that star Daniel Craig underwent minor knee surgery during a scheduled Spectre break to correct said injury. He is human, after all!

Here’s what a spokesperson had to say about the incident, which won’t have any impact on the film’s production schedule.

“During a scheduled break, Daniel Craig had arthroscopic surgery to repair his knee injury. He will rejoin production on April 22nd at Pinewood.”

Craig first sprained his knee whilst filming an action scene at England’s famous Pinewood Studios, though this didn’t affect Spectre‘s European shoots that followed, as it’s understood the actor didn’t miss any days of filming as production switched to Rome »

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