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60 YEARS OF BOND 1962-2022
James Bond vehicles join Jubilee celebrations

5 June 2022 - James Bond vehicles join Jubilee celebrations
007 celebrates The Queen and 70 years of exceptional service to her country by being invited to take part in The Platinum Jubilee Pageant. Ten iconic Bond vehicles joined Act II of The People’s Pageant in a once-in-a-lifetime procession.

The vehicles appeared amidst a collection of 500 vintage cars and motorbikes which will covered a 3km route taking in The Mall and Buckingham Palace to echo the Coronation journey 70 years ago.

FULL STORY & IMAGES FROM THE EVENT

Also - The Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II - a look at Her Majesty's connections with James Bond


Blockbuster set of original James Bond screenplays, film scripts and storyboards to go on sale for £500,000

15 April 2022
Blockbuster set of original James Bond screenplays, film scripts and storyboards to go on sale for £500,000

The most extensive collection of James Bond film scripts, screenplays, manuscripts, storyboards and film treatments will be jointly offered for sale by world-leading London-based rare book dealers Peter Harrington and Adrian Harrington Rare Books for £500,000, in time to celebrate the 60th anniversary of 007 on the big screen. The set of approximately 120 original and inscribed screenplays, scripts, costume designs, storyboards, publicity material and even legal correspondence related to some of the franchise’s most memorable characters and moments on and off screen constitute a dream haul of collectables for any fan of Bond’s onscreen escapades over the past 60 years.

FULL STORY


The James Bond films are returning to UK cinemas for 007's 60th anniversary!

8 April 2022
James Bond Films Set To Return To Cinemas - Celebrate 60 Years Of Bond On The Big Screen!

Following celebrations at the Academy Awards® and the BAFTA’s, the 60th Anniversary celebrations continue with UK and Irish cinema screenings of all 25 Bond titles from mid-April, culminating in ‘Global James Bond Day’ on 5th October. The films will be projected in stunning 4K and will screen chronologically at VUE, ODEON and Cineworld cinemas across the UK, and also select Omniplex sites in Ireland, starting mid-April with the 60th Anniversary of Dr. No (1962), through to No Time To Die (2021) in September, alongside other celebratory programmes at selected cinemas nationwide.

Release schedule  

Week commencing   

 
15 April 2022    Dr. No
22 April 2022    From Russia With Love
29 April 2022    Goldfinger
6 May 2022    Thunderball
13 May 2022    You Only Live Twice
20 May 2022    On Her Majesty's Secret Service
27 May 2022    Diamonds Are Forever
3 June 2022    Live And Let Die
10 June 2022    The Man With The Golden Gun
17 June 2022    The Spy Who Loved Me
24 June 2022    Moonraker
1 July 2022    For Your Eyes Only
8 July  2022    Octopussy
15 July 2022    A View To A Kill
22 July 2022    The Living Daylights
29 July 2022    Licence To Kill
5 August 2022    GoldenEye
12 August 2022    Tomorrow Never Dies
19 August 2022    The World Is Not Enough
26 August 2022    Die Another Day
2 September 2022    Casino Royale
9 September 2022    Quantum of Solace
16 September 2022    Skyfall
23 September 2022    Spectre
30 September 2022    No Time To Die

Park Circus is coordinating theatrical activity on behalf of MGM.


28 March 2022
A montage of clips was shown at the 94th Academy Awards ceremony held in Los Angeles last night celebrating 60 years of James Bond in the cinema. The event also included a live performance of ‘No Time To Die’ by Billie Eilish and Finneas O'Connell, which went on to win the Academy Award for Best Original Song.


14 March 2022
Dame Shirley Bassey performs ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ to celebrate 60 Years of James Bond at the 75th British Academy Film Awards held last night at London's Royal Albert Hall.


21 January 2022
No Time To Die re-released in selected US cinemas in IMAX

To help celebrate the 60th Anniversary of James Bond’s first big screen outing, Dr. No, MGM and EON Productions are re-releasing No Time To Die in IMAX in selected US cinemas starting Friday, January 21st. These special showings will also come with an exclusive Q&A from Daniel Craig, Director Cary Joji Fukunaga, and series’ Producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson. The previously released documentary Being James Bond: The Daniel Craig Story, which was previously an Apple TV+ exclusive, and included on the 4K Blu-ray edition, is now available to watch on the official James Bond YouTube Channel.
FULL STORY


22 December 2021
Apple Announce The Sound Of 007 Documentary

Apple today announced The Sound of 007, a new feature documentary about the remarkable history of six decades of James Bond music. The documentary will make its global debut on Apple TV+ to mark the 60th anniversary of the James Bond film series in October 2022.

The Sound of 007 will go behind the lens into the greatest movie franchise in history from the genesis of Dr. No and the iconic 007 theme song all the way to No Time To Die, mixing heartfelt interviews with incredible James Bond archive material.
See also: A tribute to John Barry


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