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The world is not enough for James Bond: Skyfall is earning huge box office in Europe and Asia and is poised to dominate the U.S. box office this weekend. The brand-new olive in his shaken-not-stirred martini, Skyfall is earning the best reviews for a Bond flick in years, and the third outing for Daniel Craig sees the 44-year-old star hitting his stride as 007.

"I think that what they've done cleverly with Daniel Craig is that you get the sense that he is a blue-collar hero, but with this veneer of class around him; he's still wearing the suit, and he's learning how to wear the suit," says Paul Duncan, editor of The James Bond Archives by Taschen Books, out November 9. "The action hero model in cinema changed in the '80s, so you get people like Bruce Willis, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and the much more blue-collar heroes. But Bond remained the same. … [The producers] have always »

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