Bond is Back: A Look Behind the Scenes of “Spectre”
June 18, 2015 (Gephardt Daily) – Yes.
You will hear the phrase, “Bond, James Bond” once again uttered by Daniel Craig as Columbia Pictures releases the 24th film in the Bond Franchise entitled “Spectre,” on November 6. So to help with the wait, take a look at the some of the movie magic used in making the film.
In the new outing, a cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While ‘M,’ played by Ralph Fiennes, battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind “SPECTRE.”
“Spectre’s” cast also includes “Guardians of the Galaxy’s” Dave Bautista as the evil “Mr. Hinx,” Ben Whishaw as “Q,” and Naomie Harris as “Moneypenny.”
The big news is Monica Belluci takes on the role of “Lucia Sciarra.” This makes Belluci, at 50, the oldest ‘Bond Girl’ in the history of the film series. Belluci is four years older than Daniel Craig (46). Prior to Belluci, it was “Goldfinger’s” ‘Pussy Galore’ played by Honor Blackman at 39 years old.
Calling the shots for the second time is veteran director Sam Mendes. Mendes, is rumored to be at the helm of the next film in the series simply titles for now “Bond 25.”