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Bondfest: A (hopefully noble) Failure

You may have already guessed as my progress has gone along, but I will not be finishing Bondfest as I had hoped. I am really disappointed that I will not be able to do so, and feel pretty genuinely like I have failed actually. Here are the reasons why I could not make it in […]

Bondfest: Octopussy

Mission Dossier: Octopussy The Year: 1983 The Director: John Glen The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Maud Adams as Octopussy The Baddie: The above, along with Kamal Khan and an insane Russian General The Scene Octopussy, surely the most absurdly named of all the Bond films, joins a number of the other Roger Moore efforts […]

Bondfest: For Your Eyes Only

Mission Dossier: For Your Eyes Only The Year: 1981 The Director: John Glen The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Carole Bouquet as Melina Havelock The Baddie: The devious Aristotle Kristatos The Scene For Your Eyes Only is based (somewhat) on one of my favourite Ian Fleming Bond books, a collection of short stories with the […]

Bondfest: Moonraker

Mission Dossier: Moonraker The Year: 1979 The Director: Lewis Gilbert The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Lois Chiles as Holly Goodhead, a CIA agent. The Baddie: Hugo Drax, with more than a little help from the returning Jaws. The Scene I loved Moonraker as a kid, but these days Bond in space makes me suspect […]

Bondfest: The Spy Who Loved Me

Mission Dossier: The Spy Who Loved Me The Year: 1977 The Director: Lewis Gilbert The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Barbara Bach as Anya Amasova, the Soviets’ best agent. The Baddie: Karl Stromberg, along with that coolest of all henchmen, Jaws. The Scene The Spy Who Loved Me sees the finest spies from either side […]

Bondfest: The Man with the Golden Gun

Mission Dossier: The Man with the Golden Gun The Year: 1974 The Director: Guy Hamilton The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Britt Ekland as Goodnight The Baddie: The world’s greatest assassin Francisco Scaramanga and his small offsider Nick Nack The Scene Opening with a close-up of a third nipple, as you do, The Man with […]

Bondfest: Live and Let Die

Mission Dossier: Live and Let Die The Year: 1973 The Director: Guy Hamilton The Bond: Roger Moore The Girl: Jane Seymour as Solitare The Baddie: Dr Kananga/Mr Big, a Prime Minister/drug dealer, ably supported by his clawed henchman Tee Hee Johnson The Scene Despite the initial murder at the United Nations, once again a change […]

Bondfest: Diamonds are Forever

Mission Dossier: Diamonds Are Forever The Year: 1971 The Director: Guy Hamilton The Bond: Sean Connery The Girl: Jill St. John as Tiffany Case The Baddie: SPECTRE’s big guy, Ernst Blofeld is back for even more in this one The Scene After the not particularly successful Lazenby experiment in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, the […]

Bondfest: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

Mission Dossier: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service The Year: 1969 The Director: Peter R. Hunt The Bond: George Lazenby The Girl: Diana Rigg as Countess Tracy di Vicenzo The Baddie: SPECTRE’s big guy, Ernst Blofeld is back for more in this one The Scene Our Aussie George’s only film in the Bond hotseat On Her […]

Bondfest: You Only Live Twice

Mission Dossier: You Only Live Twice The Year: 1967 The Director: Lewis Gilbert The Bond: Sean Connery The Girl: Akiko Wakabayashi as Aki and Mie Hama as Kissy Suzuki The Baddie: SPECTRE’s big guy, Ernst Blofeld. The Scene The James Bond show goes on tour in You Only Live Twice which takes the viewer on a […]