Did You Know?
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer produce the James Bond movies but do not generally theatrically release them. The agreement between MGM and Sony expires with Spectre
(2015). Originally it was a two picture deal with Casino Royale
(2006) and Quantum of Solace
(2008) for Sony to distribute which then got renewed for two more films of which Skyfall
(2012) was the first. At the time of the theatrical release of Spectre
(2015), MGM was in discussions with three studios which are believed to be Sony, Paramount and Warner Bros. Reportedly, it has been stated that MGM is looking for a more lucrative deal and is looking to drive a hard bargain. See more
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