Topic: James Bond

5 Facts About New Bond Girl Berenice Marlohe

5 Facts About New Bond Girl Berenice Marlohe

A new Bond girl has been cast alongside Daniel Craig in the upcoming Skyfall, and it’s a French woman named Berenice Marlohe. (Side note: Skyfall leaves something to be desired as a title, no?) Her character’s name is Severine, which is super cool and sexy, no? So, who is this gal? Here are five things to know about Berenice: More »

Virgin Viewing: ‘Goldfinger’

Virgin Viewing: 'Goldfinger'

A funny thing happened last week. I had decided to do a Virgin Viewing of a Bond movie, so I randomly selected one from each Bond, plopped them into a poll, and asked people to vote. And every single one of the movies lost. Dr. No and GoldenEye each got votes, but so many people left comments on the poll and on my Facebook wall saying that I had completely overlooked Goldfinger that the movie essentially won by write-in vote. So Goldfinger it was. More »

Poll: Which Bond Movie Should I Watch?

Poll: Which Bond Movie Should I Watch?

In my Virgin Viewing feature, I watch classic movies that I somehow never got around to seeing. Past entries have included a pretty wide selection of genres, from Disney (Mary Poppins) to horror (The Exorcist) to action-adventure (Raiders of the Lost Ark). Next up: a Bond movie. I’m going to let you guys decide which one I should see, since I currently don’t have a horse in the “Best Bond ever” race. More »

James Bond Gets the ‘Hangover’ of His Life in This Great Mash-Up

James Bond Gets the 'Hangover' of His Life in This Great Mash-Up

I love me a good mash-up, and this one from YouTube user 2SunsNoWomen shows skill (and a sense of humor) beyond that of your average vidder. He combines the red-band trailer (so watch our for swearing, kids) for The Hangover with the 2006 James Bond caper Casino Royale, to make a harrowing and utterly bizarre mission the likes that Daniel Craig has never encountered. More »