Monday, September 20, 2010

Bond. James Bond.

While waiting for word about when the next James Bond movie will appear [much financial trouble with the studio exists at this time...so it could be a very long wait], you might want to whet your appetite with a new book about the James Bond film franchise: The Man with the Golden Touch : How the Bond Films Conquered the World, by Sinclair McKay.

While I haven't personally read this book, I have it on good authority from a James Bond-loving family member that it is quite the excellent read, and reveals many behind-the-scenes tidbits about the 50-year movie franchise. My source particularly liked the discussion about getting Sean Connery accustomed to wearing a tuxedo by making him sleep in it at night. Now there's a visual...

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