Displaying items by tag: Kristina Wayborn

“While Octopussy may always be fated to be best remembered as the Bond film that went head-to-head with Never Say Never Again, its real legacy was to reaffirm the relevance of the series to an increasingly sophisticated international audience that was being presented by a resurgent action movie genre which was offering whole new levels of cinematic spectacle and excess.” — 007 historian Thomas A. Christie

The Digital Bits is pleased to present this retrospective commemorating the 35th anniversary of the release of Octopussy, the thirteenth (official) cinematic James Bond adventure and the sixth (of seven) to star Sir Roger Moore as Agent 007.

Our previous celebratory 007 articles include Casino Royale (1967), Tomorrow Never Dies, Die Another Day, Dr. No, The Living Daylights, The Spy Who Loved Me, You Only Live Twice, Diamonds Are Forever, Casino Royale, For Your Eyes Only, Thunderball, GoldenEye, A View to a Kill, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Goldfinger, and 007… Fifty Years Strong.

The Bits continues the series with this retrospective featuring a Q&A with an esteemed group of James Bond historians who discuss the virtues, shortcomings and legacy of Casino Royale (1967). [Read on here...]

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Today on The Bits – Universal makes Halloween Kills official for #Bluray & #4K release on 1/11/22, plus new disc reviews and Warner Archive Collection news thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – @stephenbjork dives deep into the NEON GENESIS EVANGELION: THE COMPLETE SERIES (Limited Collector's Edition) #Bluray boxed set—now available from @ShoutFactory and @GKIDSfilms. @BillHuntBits #anime #manga #animation thedigitalbits.com/item/neon-gene…
The Digital Bits
Bits #4K Review – @BillHuntBits spins Ridley Scott’s latest period drama, THE LAST DUEL, in a lean but workmanlike #UltraHD release from 20th Century Studios thedigitalbits.com/item/last-duel…