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No Time To Die: final James Bond spy-fy (trailer).

September 1, 2021 | By | Reply More
No Time To Die: final James Bond spy-fy (trailer).

James Bond is most assuredly back, looking suave, sophisticated and ever so slightly grizzled with maturity. This is the last movie outing for our Daniel Craig? Could be. Whoever the next James Bond actor will be (or actress), the old man is a hard act to top. In this film, James Bond is dragged out […]

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The King’s Man: steampunk spy-fy movie (trailer).

August 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
The King’s Man: steampunk spy-fy movie (trailer).

Here’s the Edwardian origins story for the independent Kingsman espionage agency, starring Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, and Stanley Tucci – said film simply called, The King’s Man. You had me at evil Rasputin and steampunked world cabal takeover. Due to hit the cinemas in December 2021.

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The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot by Barbara Stevenson (book review).

June 8, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot by Barbara Stevenson (book review).

As soon as I saw the cover of ‘The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot’, I knew I wanted to read it. A dapper Frenchman on what I assumed, erroneously it turned out, to be a steampunk bicycle. It reminded me of my childhood reading of the ‘Agaton Sax’ books. Monsieur D’Haricot is a French secret agent […]

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Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

May 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

Amazon has been ordered by owner Jeff Bezos to buy film studio MGM for $8.45 billion – thanks to the Fed for all that money printing flooding the market with nearly free takeover dosh. MGM will feed Amazon Studios with content to grow the streaming beast, so we can expect lots more Bond as well […]

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Spy City (spy-fy TV series) (trailer).

April 7, 2021 | By | Reply More
Spy City (spy-fy TV series) (trailer).

Here’s Spy City, a new 1960s-set spy-fy TV series with Dominic Cooper playing a Harry Palmer-like character called Fielding Scott rooting out treason in Berlin during the Cold War. “The Russians, it seems, know everything. Someone in Berlin is giving away all the secrets of the Western – American, British, and French – powers. Fielding […]

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Five Eyes (spy-fy movie from Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham: trailer).

February 15, 2021 | By | Reply More
Five Eyes (spy-fy movie from Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham: trailer).

There’s a new spy-fy film on the way from Guy Ritchie, Jason Statham called Five Eyes, which looks much as you would expect a little James Bond/Jason Bourne-style action flick made by top geezer Guy Ritchie to appear.

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Psychic super-agents of the CIA (spy-fy documentary: full video).

January 31, 2021 | By | Reply More
Psychic super-agents of the CIA (spy-fy documentary: full video).

ESPer spies fighting for the CIA’s covert psychic super-agent division? It sounds like something from the last X-Men film, or maybe a SHIELD spin-off TV series. In reality, it actually happened and it was part of the CIA’s fight against the USSR during the Cold War. This two-hour-long documentary details all the crazy stuff about […]

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The Equalizer (new cri-fi/spy-fy reboot for classic TV series: trailer).

January 18, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Equalizer (new cri-fi/spy-fy reboot for classic TV series: trailer).

The Equalizer TV series is getting another CBS reboot for a certain retired secret agent to start their own little side-gig into vigilante justice for victims let down by the official forces of law. This one stars Queen Latifah as Robyn McCall, the grim narked-off agent of vengeance, and it looks rather good, as far […]

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The Lost Adventures Of James Bond by Mark Edlitz (book review).

November 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Lost Adventures Of James Bond by Mark Edlitz (book review).

‘The Lost Adventures Of James Bond’ is a journalistic investigation of the James Bond stories that are no longer on obvious display in the media, ranging from screenplays that were never filmed to comicbooks and television series that have been lost in the mists of time. I suppose a few old eccentrics still read the […]

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Possessor (sci-fi/spy-fy film) (a Mark Kermode review).

November 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
Possessor (sci-fi/spy-fy film) (a Mark Kermode review).

The man of many movies, Mark Kermode, sits down for the sci-fi film Possessor, set in an alternative reality Earth where Tasya Vos, a corporate assassin, seizes control of other people’s bodies using a brain-implant technology to execute high-profile targets – but then her senses of reality and self begin to errode after repeated hits.

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