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Welcome to one of the World's oldest and most comprehensive James Bond & Ian Fleming sites dedicated to the global 007 phenomenon. Over 6,700 English pages of content. Launched in September 2004 by Swedish James Bond expert Anders Frejdh who also manages 007 actor George Lazenby since 2013.

Remembering Cary Grant and his many James Bond connections

January 18th marked the birth of eternal screen icon Cary Grant (1904-1986). FSWL contributor Greg Bechtloff thought it would be a good day to examine the many links and influences of Cary Grant on the James Bond legend.

Published: 2020-01-18

Heineken® unveils No Time to Die commercial starring Daniel Craig as 007

Heineken® (distributed by Spendrups in Sweden) has launched its latest James Bond TV commercial featuring Daniel Craig. The launch comes ahead of the April release of the 25th James Bond film, No Time To Die. Heineken® has been the proud partner of the Bond franchise for the last eight films.

Published: 2020-01-15

Billie Eilish confirmed to perform No Time To Die (2020) title song

Billie Eilish will perform the theme song for the 25th James Bond film, No Time To Die. The 18-year-old multi-platinum selling and GRAMMY® Award nominated singer has written the title song with her elder brother; fellow multi GRAMMY® Award nominated FINNEAS. Billie Eilish is the youngest artist in history to write and record a James Bond theme song.

Published: 2020-01-14

Hans Zimmer takes over as music composer for No Time To Die

The new year has brought a major and exciting piece of news regarding the upcoming James Bond film No Time To Die due for a worldwide release in April 2020. Legendary composer Hans Zimmer will provide the score for the brand new 007 film. NOT Dan Romer as originally announced. FSWL's LA correspondent Greg Bechtloff reports.

Published: 2020-01-07

No Time To Die is the most anticipated film at cinemas in Sweden in 2020

In a big Swedish poll by MovieZine with over 1,000 of their readers, the 25th James Bond film No Time To Die starring Daniel Craig has been voted the movie most people in Sweden look forward to see at the cinema of all new films due for release in 2020. The film is distributed in Sweden and the rest of the Nordic region by SF Studios. Denmark is first out in Scandinavia on April 2, 2019, and on April 3 the film opens in Sweden, Norway & Finland.

Published: 2020-01-01

Empire Magazine - No Time To Die issue (February 2020)

Bond is back! Empire Magazine’s WORLD EXCLUSIVE No Time To Die issue goes inside Daniel Craig’s fifth and final James Bond movie – on set of the globe-trotting production, with brand new images, interviews, and more. On sale from Friday 27 December 2019.

Published: 2019-12-20

In Memoriam of Thunderball's Claudine Auger (1941-2019)

With a new James Bond film on the horizon and a flurry of new 007 products starting to appear in stores, excitement and anticipation is building with Bond fans ... but unfortunately 2019 is ending on a very sad note with the passing of iconic French Bond beauty Claudine Auger – Domino in 1965’s masterpiece Thunderball directed by Terence Young.

Published: 2019-12-19

50th Anniversary of On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)

The 1969 film On Her Majesty's Secret Service starring George Lazenby (in his first and only film as Ian Fleming James Bond) premiered at cinemas in Sweden, UK and USA on 18th December 1969. The film is by many considered to be the best films in the entire 007 series.

Published: 2019-12-18

A VIEW TO A THRILL: A Closer Look At The James Bond Trailers

A VIEW TO A THRILL: A Closer Look At The James Bond Trailers, the third book from FSWL contributor Nicolás Suszczyk, is now available in Paperback and in Kindle format via Amazon stores worldwide from 11th December 2019.

Published: 2019-12-15

Golden Anniversary: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)

On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), George Lazenby’s first and only outing as Ian Fleming's 007, proves that one Bond film is enough if it's the best one. This is the fourth and last part of the Four-Way James Bond anniversaries in 2019 series written by FSWL contributor Greg Bechtloff.

Published: 2019-12-13

Book review: Making Movie Magic written by John Richardson

"My favourite read of the year..." FSWL contributor Brian James Smith, our man in Scotland, reviews the book Making Movie Magic: A Lifetime Creating Special Effects for James Bond, Harry Potter, Superman & More written by Academy Award winning SFX maestro John Richardson and published by The History Press in October 2019.

Published: 2019-12-10

Fan-made IMAX® poster for No Time To Die (2020) revealed

A fan-made IMAX® poster for No Time To Die (2020) has emerged online after previous reports confirmed it was being filmed with IMAX® cameras. In Sweden, only two cities offer cinema goers the IMAX® experience, Filmstaden Scandinavia in Stockholm and Filmstaden Bergakungen in Gothenburg.

Published: 2019-12-09

Action vehicles from No Time To Die displayed at Bond In Motion

Six action vechicles from No Time To Die (2020) is now on display at Bond In Motion in London Film Museum. The exhibit, in association with EON Productions, has over 100 individual original items on display from the James Bond film series including concept drawings, storyboards, scripts, model miniatures, costumes and full-size cars, boats, and motorbikes.

Published: 2019-12-06

OMEGA Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition in No Time To Die

OMEGA has unveiled the timepiece that will be worn by Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's James Bond in No Time To Die (2020), the OMEGA Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition. The watch will be released in OMEGA Boutiques from February 2020.

Published: 2019-12-05

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