This is a movie that simply knows how to be just fun.
Grace Kelly and Debbie Reynolds!
The “Make ‘Em Laugh” number might be one of my favorite scenes in any movie.
Bond Marathon #23 (of 24):
Someone at Eon Productions: Hey Sam! Loved your movie where Leo and Kate yell at each other for two hours. Want to make a Bond movie?
Yeah Skyfall is still pretty cool. Obviously the film that celebrated the 50th anniversary of Bond’s big feature debut with Dr. No tries to be more of a classic Bond movie with Craig. Gone is whatever fever dream Quantum of Solace and instead we get a pretty awesome Bond…
Bond Marathon #22 (of 24):
Quantum of Solace is shit. I really don’t know how else to say it. Especially coming off of Casino Royale, this is such a crash and burn. It doesn’t really help this movie was made during the writer’s strike and...you can tell.
I mean, I’m not a big fan of the Craig Bond’s approach to a continuing story as opposed to the rest of the franchise lose continuity but stand alone approach, but I’m…
Bond Marathon #21 (of 24):
If you remember last year, I started a Bond marathon to prepare for No Time to Die’s release. And then COVID came along...thus the film was delayed. But through almost an entire month I managed to check out all of the Bond movies (apart from Craig’s) and had a great time (yes even the non canon ones). I put the marathon on hold because I wanted to save the Craig ones until No Time to…