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14-29 JANUARY 2012
JAMES BOND AND UK'S ROYAL MAIL NEEDS YOU

By: FSWL team
Published:
2012-01-14
The UK's Royal Mail are marking the 50th anniversary of the James Bond series with a very special limited edition commemorative sheet, featuring ten iconic Bond movie poster labels alongside ten, first class, Union Flag postage stamps.

The final ten posters will be chosen not by Royal Mail, but by you, Bond’s most loyal fans! (The poll runs from January 14, 2012 and closes on January 29, 2012.)

Top 3 so far is For Your Eyes Only (8.02% of the votes), The Living Daylights (7.62%), and Live and Let Die (7.18%).

From Sweden With Love's choices were:
Dr. No (1962)
Goldfinger (1964) (1964)
Thunderball (1965) (1965)
Live and Let Die (1973)
The Man With The Golden Gun (1974)
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
Octopussy (1983) (1983)
The Living Daylights (1987)
GoldenEye (1995) (1995)
The World Is Not Enough (1999)

Update: The final results:
1) Casino Royale - 7.03%
2) From Russia With Love - 6.12%
3) Dr. No - 5.83%
4) For Your Eyes Only - 5.82%
5) GoldenEye - 5.40%
6) Goldfinger - 5.38%
7) The Living Daylights - 5.37%
8) Live And Let Die - 5.04%
9) Moonraker - 4.53%
10) On Her Majesty's Secret Service - 4.51%

James Bond 50th Anniversary events and products featured on From Sweden with Love:
>Scalextric's James Bond 50th Anniversary products
>50 Years of James Bond poster revealed (January 10, 2012)
>Director's panel in Las Vegas (January 10, 2012)
>Royal Mail needs you for Bond (January 14-29, 2012)
>James Bond special in Mail on Sunday Live (January 15, 2012)
>Kindle edition of Cubby Broccoli's biography (January 16, 2012)
>Bond in Motion exhibition opens (January 17, 2012)
>James Bond at BAFTA Awards 2012 (February 12, 2012)
>Two new James Bond Omega limited edition watches (February 22, 2012)
>Britt Ekland, George Lazenby and John Glen attend film festival in Oman (March 30, 2012)
>Maud Adams & Eunice Gayson at TCM Classic Film Festival in Los Angeles (April 14, 2012)
>New James Bond video game announced: 007 Legends (April 18, 2012)
>Buckingham Covers 50th Anniversary sheet (May 1, 2012)
>James Bond special in EMPIRE magazine's June issue (May, 2012)
>Autographed trading cards set released (May 2, 2012)
>James Bond films screened at Cannes Film Festival (May 16-27, 2012)
>150 piece 50 Years Celebration Poker set released (May 30, 2012)
>200 piece 50 Years Celebration Poker set released (May 30, 2012)
>500 piece 50 Years Celebration Poker set released (May 30, 2012)
>007 at 50: James Bond screenings in Los Angeles (June 8-24, 2012)
>James Bond vehicles at Comic Con (July, 2012)
>Designing 007 exhibition in London (July 6-September 5, 2012)
>Release of a new James Bond Monopoly: The 50th Anniversary Edition (July 31, 2012)
>James Bond special in Entertainment Weekly (August 3, 2012)
>Postcards from the James Bond archives released (September 3, 2012)
>Blu-ray set with the first 22 James Bond films (September 24, 2012)
>Bollinger launches special cuvée to James Bond (October 1, 2012)
>50th anniversary of Dr. No (October 5, 2012)
>Feature documentary: Everything or Nothing (October 5, 2012)
>The Music of Bond in Los Angeles (October 5, 2012)
>Film festival at The Museum of Modern Art in New York (October 5, 2012)
>Hilary Saltzman at Black Bear Film Festival (October 13, 2012)
>Premiere of Skyfall (October 26, 2012)
>Designing 007 exhibition in Toronto (October 26, 2012-January 20, 2013)
>Exquisitely Evil: 50 Years of Bond Villains (November 2012)
>Anniversary concert in London (November 23, 2012)

Every Bond movie poster from the last 50 years is available to view allowing you the once in a lifetime opportunity to decide which of your favourite ten will be immortalised in this special edition.
www.007.com/vote/royalmail/

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