Skyfall: New Trailer and that Olympic moment…

Bond is back – seemingly this time from the death – Mendes at the helm, creepy ass bad guy with a hair colour that doesn’t quite suit him (Javier Bardem, apparently moved on from being a lone pressure gun killer in No Country For Old Men to being MI6’s greatest nemesis to date).

Rumours of the scene, provided by Danny Boyle from excess footage left over from the Olympics, in which the Queen fly kicks a bad guy in the neck at Sandringham, does appear to have been left out of this trailer.

For those who missed it at the Olympic Opening Ceremony (you were one of the 2.3 Billion who missed it, eh?) here’s the quintessential moment in which two icons of the British Empire met for the first time and threw themselves out of a Helicopter….

Advertisements

Slightly more Goldeneye: 50 Years of James Bond on Blu-Ray

Goldeneye, Casino Royale, Dr No, The Spy Who Loved Me, The Living Daylights – James Bond has had more great movies than any other franchise. And now when he flips a car, runs over crocodiles, free falls off a snow cliff or sets fire to a sexually ambiguous hit man it’s going to look a little sharper. Because it’s now on Blu-ray!

This trailer reminds us all just how much fun Bond has been.