What's New?


27 August 2006
  • Updated the Links page.

  • Added a little to the Introduction noting that my section on "Using The Title" makes use of what is known as a Gobbet Title!

  • New title translations for A View To A Kill and The Living Daylights. (Thanks to David Villegas).

  • Additions to the Recurring Actors List. (Thanks to Deborah Lipp).

  • New information added to the article on Bond and the Navy (the identity of the submarine used as HMS Ranger, thanks to Dr Jonathan Fox).


    12 January 2005
  • Removed the guestbook link since it now appears to be dead!

  • Additions to the articles on the Tomorrow Never Dies (the registration of Bond's BMW references that of his Aston Martin in GoldenEye, not the original from Goldfinger; thanks to John Thomson) and Die Another Day (US chart position for the theme and a correction to where you can here the Dr No gunbarrel noise; thanks to Lowell C Johnson, plus some speculation on the location of the abandoned tube station thanks to Tim Roll-Pickering)


    8 March 2004
  • Additions to the articles on the following films: Live And Let Die (another drink consumed by Bond, thanks to James K in New Orleans), and The Spy Who Loved Me (A "Bond...James Bond" which I missed, thanks to John Thomson)


    8 January 2004
  • Additions to the Recurring Actors list (thanks to Michael J Chrush).

  • More uncredited cast members added to the following movies: Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Diamonds Are Forever, The Man With The Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy, A View To A Kill and The Living Daylights.

  • Minor correction to the article on The Living Daylights (the number of probable kills by Ula Yokhfov).

  • Another ship added to the article on Bond and the Royal Navy - HMS Rothesay, which appears in Thunderball. (Thanks to Robin Bevis)


    15 June 2003
  • A new addition to the Recurring Actors list (thanks to Deborah Lipp).

  • Added a new link to www.cubbybroccoli.com.                                                                                


    7 June 2003
  • Minor correction to the Dr No article.

  • Added some new links.                                                                                                                


    8 May 2003
  • Added more details to Die Another Day article thanks to the DVD now being out, and made a few corrections (thanks to Michael Clarke for spotting one of these). Also removed spoiler warning.

  • Corrected the article on the Secret Service (got Manuela and Bianca mixed up!). Thanks to Deborah Lipp for spotting this one.


    7 February 2003
  • Slight addition to Die Another Day (the full name of Chinese agent Peaceful).

  • A new addition to the Links page, BondMovies.com.

  • Added information on the real HMS Ranger to the Bond And The Navy article (thanks to Michael Hill).


    11 January 2003
  • Jeff Rose has pointed out another Michael G Wilson cameo, namely The Spy Who Loved Me where he is sat behind Anya and Fekkesh at the pyramid show.

  • Corrected spelling error in Die Another Day article.

  • Added new link, to 007 Locations and BMT 216A - The James Bond Vehicle Library. Also changed the links page such that the links open a new page in order to avoid them getting trapped in my domain name frame.


    4 January 2003
  • Additions and modifications to the articles on the following movies: Dr No, From Russia With Love, Thunderball, Moonraker, Never Say Never Again and of course Die Another Day (it wouldn't be an update at the moment without more to say about the latest film!).


    16 December 2002
  • More additions to the Die Another Day article, plus some more changes to other articles as a result of the new movie: The Secret Service, Chinese Intelligence, Bond And The Navy and Bond's Aliases


    13 December 2002

  • Finally added the article on Die Another Day - sorry for the delay but its a long one! Also updated a few database articles to take account of the new movie: The Secret Service, Michael G Wilson's Cameos, The Secret Service FAQ, Variations On A Theme, Chinese Intelligence and the article on Q.

  • Added some more uncredited actors to The Man With The Golden Gun and GoldenEye.

  • Added some more international titles to From Russia With Love, You Only Live Twice, Moonraker, Octopussy, A View To A Kill and, The Living Daylights.

  • Made a slight correction to Licence To Kill (spelly Marshal wrong!).


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