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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 7,000 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.

Report from the Gala Premiere of No Time To Die in Stockholm

Report from the much-anticipated Gala Premiere of No Time To Die in Stockholm that took place at Rigoletto cinema on Wednesday 29th September 2021. No people from the film attended the premiere but a long line of Swedish actors were in attendance.

Published: 2021-10-08

Ticket sales for No Time To Die set new records in Sweden

No Time To Die is a huge success in Sweden and only during the premiere weekend (until October 3) over 222,000 cinema tickets were sold. It's the best opening ever for a James Bond 007 film in our country and the biggest premiere weekend since Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker opened at Christmas 2019. And yes, James Bond will return...

Published: 2021-10-08

Daniel Craig honoured with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Last night, British actor Daniel Craig got a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame just days before his last film as James Bond 007 opens in America. The ceremony was attended by fellow 007 actor George Lazenby who can be spotted in the background of Variety's live stream video below.

Published: 2021-10-07

Penfold Golf launches licensed 007 golf range

James Bond (Sean Connery) captured the attention of millions of golfers around the world when he used a Penfold Hearts ball in 1964's Goldfinger, claiming “Here’s my Penfold Hearts” in one of golf’s most iconic movie scenes. Nearly 60 years later, Penfold Golf today is announcing an official partnership with the 007 franchise. This From Sweden With Love pice include a Q&A with CEO Gavin Perrett.

Published: 2021-10-07

Report from Bollinger and James Bond event in Los Angeles

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli, our man in Hollywood, reports from an exclusive Bollinger and James Bond event in Los Angeles on 6th October 2021 for which From Sweden With Love graciously received an invitation.

Published: 2021-10-07

New book: On the track of 007 in ITALY written by Simon Firth

A new travel book from FSWL reader Simon Firth is now available from the On The Tracks of 007 website. The book is filled with anecdotes, travel directions, maps, then and now comparison photos - the ultimate guide to James Bond's adventures in ITALY. Foreword by director John Glen. Afterword by art director John Fenner.

Published: 2021-10-07

Bond Behind the Iron Curtain by James Fleming (Ian's nephew)

The Book Collector presents an astonishing new book in hardback, Bond Behind the Iron Curtain by James Fleming, Ian Fleming's nephew. The book features 128 pages with 16 illustrations and is now available exclusively for FSWL readers at 16.50 GBP plus postage (normally 25 GBP plus postage).

Published: 2021-10-06

No Time To Die (2021) premiere success in all Nordic countries

The highly anticipated new Bond film No Time to Die, that premiered on 30th September, has had the most successful opening weekend in the Nordics. Not only has the film generated several sales and admission records in all Nordic countries - Denmark, Norway, Finland and Sweden are among the Top 5 markets in the world for this film based on box office gross per capita!

Published: 2021-10-05

Report from the Royal World Premiere of No Time To Die in London

Report from the much anticipated Royal World Premiere of No Time To Die that took place at Royal Albert Hall in London on Tuesday 30th September 2021. Cast members in attendance included Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Jeffrey Wright, Rory Kinnear, Ana de Armas, David Dencik and Dali Benssalah.

Published: 2021-10-04

In Memoriam of FSWL supporter Charles 'Jerry' Juroe 1923-2021

Very saddened to report that long-time EON Productions employee Jerry Juroe has died at 98. What a life he got ... Among many things he worked with The Beatles and Marilyn Monroe as well as handled the publicity on 14 James Bond films from 1962 to 1989. But, above all, he was a very nice person and a great storyteller whose support for FSWL will never been forgotten.

Published: 2021-10-01

Jenny Packham in unique 007 collaboration with EON Productions

To celebrate next year's 60th anniversary of the cinematic James Bond, Jenny Packham has collaborated with EON Productions on an exclusive capsule collection of evening wear gowns. The eight designs pay homage to the series’ legacy of powerful female characters with two styles inspired by Packham’s original designs which featured in Die Another Day and Casino Royale.

Published: 2021-09-30

No Time To Die: A Spoiler-Free review by Mark Cerulli

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli reviews (spoiler-free) No Time To Die, the fifth and final film starring Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007. The film contains many nods to the past – with traces of You Only Live Twice (the novel) On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Casino Royale, and his romance with Madeleine Swann (Léa Seydoux) from SPECTRE.

Published: 2021-09-29

Report from the opening of Bond In Motion at Petersen Museum

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli reports from the official opening of the new Bond In Motion exhibition at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles on September 23, 2021. Five timeless Bond girls also attended the opening – Luciana Paluzzi (Thunderball), Maud Adams (The Man with the Golden Gun, Octopussy), Gloria Hendry (Live and Let Die), Lynn-Holly Johnson (For Your Eyes Only) and Mary Stavin (Octopussy, A View to a Kill).

Published: 2021-09-25

Hans Zimmer Live in Concert at Avicii Arena in Stockholm

Hans Zimmer, the award-winning German composer who scored the music for the latest James Bond film, No Time To Die, will come to Stockholm and Avicii Arena on Sunday 20th February 2022. The concert is part of his 2022 European Tour.

Published: 2021-09-25

No Time To Die goes Platinum: Bond theme breaks records

No Time To Die, the Bond theme by Billie Eilish and FINNEAS has gone platinum in the UK with combined sales of more than 600K. The Grammy Award-winning song is also the most streamed James Bond 007 theme ever with over 70 million streams in the UK.

Published: 2021-09-21

New James Bond exhibition in Beaulieu: Bond in Motion - No Time To Die

Beaulieu is set to launch Bond in Motion – No Time To Die, a new exhibition featuring the iconic cars, gadgets and costumes from the latest 007 film. The exhibition will be unveiled in the National Motor Museum on October 15th, shortly after the film’s UK release on 30th September 2021 (same day as in Sweden).

Published: 2021-09-21

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