Bond, James Bond. Craig, Daniel Craig. And Christoph Waltz as Franz Oberhauser, Bond's nemesis and the mastermind behind the current battle for world dominance in "Spectre," code name for an all-encompassing surveillance network. All this adds up to two and a half hours of high caliber, riotous action in the 24th in the Bond franchise. Need I say more?
Bond, James Bond is celebrating 50 years and now, in the embodiment of the able Daniel Craig, Agent 007 has lost none of his cool panache and the film none of its entertaining appeal. The latest Bond escapade “Skyfall” focuses more on M and revenge by a betrayed agent.
James Bond: I admire your courage, Miss...?
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James Bond: Bond. James Bond.
No film franchise has run longer and no superhero presents a more iconic image than Bond, James Bond. Honoring its 50th anniversary, Webster University will run eight Bond films, chronologically organized, over eight nights, January 19 to 22, 26 to 29. The Bond-a-thon, as it's called, kicks off with the 1962 Dr. No and concludes with the 2006 Casino Royale.