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James Bond in Sweden by Anders Frejdh

Welcome to one of the World's oldest and most comprehensive James Bond & Ian Fleming sites dedicated to the global 007 phenomenon. Over 8,000 pages of content in English. Launched in September 2004 by Sweden's foremost James Bond expert, Anders Frejdh, who also manages 007 actor George Lazenby since 2013.

Signed limited-edition photos from the VIP guests at Octopussy's 40th Anniversary event

To those of you who missed the 40th Anniversary celebration of Octopussy at Nene Valley Railway earlier this month and would like a signed limited-edition photo from the VIP guests, FSWL exclusively offers a selection for sale. Note: All prices include PayPal fee, handling and tracked shipping worldwide, as well as a 5 GBP donation for NVR.

Published: 2023-06-22

On the Train Tracks of 007 written by Marc Hernandez

On the Train Tracks of 007 written by FSWL contributor Marc Hernandez is now available from the The Great British Book Shop website. The book is filled with personal anecdotes, location directions, and never before published photos - the ultimate guide to James Bond's adventures at Nene Valley Railway in the UK. Foreword by director John Glen. The book is designed by FSWL reader Martijn Mulder, the man behind On The Tracks of 007, and published by DMD Digital.

Published: 2023-06-05

Exclusive report from Pierce Brosnan's first-ever solo art exhibit

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli reports from So Many Dreams, the first-ever solo exhibit of James Bond 007 actor Pierce Brosnan’s artwork, where he got to speak with the man himself. The exhibit was displayed in Los Angeles from May 14 until May 21, 2023.

Published: 2023-05-27

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli remembers Tina Turner (1939-2023)

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli remembers the American rock artist Tina Turner who has passed away in Switzerland at the age of 83. Among many classic songs, Turner performed the theme song for the 1995 James Bond film Goldeneye starring Pierce Brosnan as Ian Fleming's 007.

Published: 2023-05-24

Review of Shooting Stars written by British cinematographer Michael Reed

FSWL contributor Brian Smith, our man in Edinburgh, reviews Shooting Stars, the autobiography of the late British cinematographer Michael Reed. Although there are the usual disadvantages of being self-published, this book more than makes up for it in size (A4, 155 pages), readability and insider movie-making knowledge. Mike chronicles an engrossing personal and professional story.

Published: 2023-05-19

Review of On His Majesty's Secret Service written by Charlie Higson

FSWL contributor Brian Smith, our man in Edinburgh, reviews Charlie Higson's first adult James Bond novel, On His Majesty's Secret Service. The book includes a memorable villain with a mad yet plausible scheme, beautiful women, fast chases, fights and suspense. James Bond is back in action and Charlie has reclaimed the throne as the King of Bond.

Published: 2023-05-04

Palacio Estoril Hotel: Up to Its Usual Standards

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli reports from his last trip to Palácio Estoril Hotel, one of the locations in Portugal used for the filming of On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) starring George Lazenby as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007.

Published: 2023-05-03

New shop item: Shooting Stars by British cinematographer Michael Reed

Want to read On Her Majesty's Secret Service cinematographer Michael Reed's self-published memoir book Shooting Stars? From Sweden With Love exclusively offers the last available copies to raise money for Alzheimer's Research UK according to Mike's wishes. The price is 40 GBP + shipping cost. Payment via PayPal.

Published: 2023-04-23

Double O Seventy - A report for the 70 Years of 007 celebration

FSWL contributor Ajay Chowdhury reports from Ian Fleming Publications' exclusive event at The London Library on 13th April 2023 celebrating seven decades of the literary 007. A junkanoo of James Bond Journalists enjoyed celebrating 70 years of 007. FSWL founder Anders Frejdh could not attend but was represented by designer Mark Witherspoon who took some lovely pictures for our site.

Published: 2023-04-16

Charlie Higson commissioned to write new James Bond adventure

On His Majesty’s Secret Service: Charlie Higson has been commissioned by Ian Fleming Publications to write a new James Bond adventure to celebrate the Coronation of King Charles III. The book will be published on 4 May 2023 in partnership with the National Literacy Trust.

Published: 2023-03-31

40th Anniversary Celebration of the 1983 James Bond 007 film Octopussy

2023 marks the 40th Anniversary since the release of Octopussy (1983) directed by John Glen starring Sir Roger Moore as Ian Fleming's 007. To celebrate the anniversary, FSWL reader Martijn Mulder of On The Tracks of 007 is organising a special event over the 3-4 June weekend at Nene Valley Railway in the UK, one of the filming locations.

Published: 2023-03-19

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