Posts tagged "Daniel Craig"

Spectre Is a Lesser Bond Film That Pales in Comparison to Skyfall

Spectre Is a Lesser Bond Film That Pales in Comparison to Skyfall
SPECTRE Genre: Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 148 mins. Premise: James Bond (Daniel Craig) goes rogue after receiving a secret message, and uncovers a sinister organization called SPECTRE led by the villainous Oberhauser (Christoph Waltz), who may be linked to Bond’s past. Behind-the-Scenes: After breaking out with the biggest grossing Bond of all time in Skyfall... Read more »

The Countdown is Over! Skyfall Is Here, and It's the Best Bond Yet

The Countdown is Over!  Skyfall Is Here, and It's the Best Bond Yet
25 movies in 2 months may not sound all that daunting to the most hardened of filmgoers, but when I first took it upon myself to watch or re-watch every official and unofficial James Bond film from the past 50 years, I didn’t know what I was in for.  Hammervision has been counting down to... Read more »

Countdown to Skyfall: Quantum of Solace (2008)

Countdown to Skyfall: Quantum of Solace (2008)
QUANTUM OF SOLACE (2008) BOND: Daniel Craig DIRECTOR: Marc Forster (Finding Neverland) BOND GIRL(S): Olga Kurylenko (Camille); Gemma Arterton (Strawberry Fields) COOL GADGETS: None, really. THEME SONG: “Another Way to Die,” sung by Jack White & Alicia Keys.  It’s a toss-up for me whether this or “A View to a Kill” is my favorite Bond... Read more »
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Countdown to Skyfall: Casino Royale (2006)

Countdown to Skyfall: Casino Royale (2006)
CASINO ROYALE (2006) BOND: Daniel Craig DIRECTOR: Martin Campbell (Goldeneye) BOND GIRL(S): Eva Green (Vesper Lynd) COOL GADGETS: None to speak of. THEME SONG: “You Know My Name,” sung by Chris Cornell.  What is Chris Cornell doing singing a Bond theme in 2006?  Maybe if we were back in ’95 for Goldeneye, that would have... Read more »