In my second Bond retrospective, I revisit FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE - arguably one of the best Bond films.
In the first article, I look briefly at the birth of Bond, and spend a little time detailing how those Bond tropes/stereotypes first appeared.
After No Time To Die, we'll need a new Bond, but also a new story. Here's one suggestion.
Sure, I should be spending the summer writing the book I have planned for a decade. I have written huge sections of it, and have it plotted in some detail, but currently lack the discipline to wrestle the devil to the floor and pin it down. I sneakily suspect it would make a better screenplay … Continue reading Summer Writing Reading