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Skyfall movie review: James Bond’s existential crisis

Skyfall movie review: James Bond’s existential crisis

November 21, 2012 8

James Bond's 23rd official feature film gives the iconic secret agent something to stew over: an existential crisis.

23rd James Bond movie gets the go-ahead; Sam Mendes to direct

23rd James Bond movie gets the go-ahead; Sam Mendes to direct

January 12, 2011 1

The financial woes that halted the production of the next James Bond movie have finally been dodged, with the announcement today that the new owners of MGM have given the 23rd Bond instalment a green light. Last November I wrote about MGM’s slow trek towards a financial second life after a long stretch of tinkering […]