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By: FSWL team
James Bond 50 years of Film Posters
Publication of Bond, ... James Bond: Filmplakate und Fotografien aus fünfzig Jahren. The softcover book is published by Museum Folkwang in conjunction with the exhibition James Bond Filmplakate und Fotografien aus fünfzig Jahren.

In 1962, the first film (James Bond jagt Dr. No) was released, nobody knew what a successful figure the smart secret agent would become. The production company (Eon Productions) succeeded since then, action, features and character always time to change.

The exhibition and catalog illuminate the character of a gentleman, his opponents, the image of women, the themes of violence, art and architecture, as well as bond parodies and follow the development and changes of the movies and of the movie poster.

The book features full color illustrations and many NEVER published before images of posters, concept art and photos from private collections.

Book information:
Softcover: 268 pages
Publisher: Steidl
Language: German
ISBN-10: 3869305231
ISBN-13: 978-3869305233
Price: 28 EUR

Editor's note:
For other German James Bond books featured on From Sweden with Love, click here.

Other Ian Fleming and James Bond related books published in 2012 and featured on FSWL:
>007 - The James Bond Archives by Paul Duncan (November)
>A Brief Guide to James Bond by Nigel Cawthorne (September)
>All About Bond by Terry O'Neill (October 1)
>Bond on Bond by Roger Moore (April 10)
>Bond on Set: Filming Skyfall by Greg Williams (October)
>Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond Fan by Mark O'Connell (September 3)
>For Your Ears Only: The Voice of the Stars by Nikki van der Zyl (October)
>Ian Fleming: The Bibliography by Jon Gilbert (October)
>Ian Fleming and SOE's Operation POSTMASTER by Brian Gordon Lett (September 20)
>James Bond: Amazing and Extraordinary Facts by Michael Paterson (April 27)
>James Bond: Le Dossier Secret by Kevin Bertrand Collette (October 25)
>James Bond 50 Years of Movie Posters by Dennis Gassner (September 3)
>James Bond is Real by Mike L. Sparks (March 19)
>James Bond Unmasked by Bill Desowitz (May 9)
>LIFE 50 Years of James Bond: On the Run with 007, from Dr. No to Skyfall (November 13)
>My Life as Indiana Jones, James Bond, Superman & Other Action Heroes by Vic Armstrong (May)
>My Life as a Mankiewicz: An Insider’s Journey through Hollywood by Robert Crane (May)
>The First Lady of Bond: My Autobiography by Eunice Gayson (September 12)
>The James Bond Omnibus Volume 003 by Ian Fleming (March 23)
>The James Bond Omnibus Volume 004 by Ian Fleming (November 6)
>The Music of James Bond by Jon Burlingame (October 25)

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