One of the main attractions at the Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec was of course a theatrical screening of Becoming Bond, a documentary and series of re-enactments sharing the life story of Australian actor George Lazenby.
Double 0 Aficionado was in Québec City this past weekend, from Friday September 15th to Sunday September 17th 2017. I can proudly write that it was the blog’s first mission in the field, codename ‘Operation Frontenac’,
Not much happens at Double-0 Aficionado during the week, but today is certainly an exception to the rule.
Now, let’s make the wait for Bond 25 as painless as possible, shall we? Operation Bondification begins.
the blog uses this week’s entry to settle the matter once and for all, aka my own interpretation of the pre-title sequences and whether they relate directly or otherwise to the entire film’s plot.
In many cases however, supporters of a property tend to expend a certain amount of liquid in order to possess articles, large or small, related to their obsession. By holding something, or in other cases, showing off a possession, one feels more deeply invested in the hobby, so to speak. Welcome, readers, to the world of collecting, 007 style.
As with most things in life, the truth of the matter lies in that dastardly, ever inconclusive grey zone. The franchise is not, by any stretch of the imagination, as bad as its critics like to claim, nor is it as good as many of us would like to think it is.