Posts Tagged ‘James Bond’

James Bond thought about being a preist

Monday, October 18th, 2021

In the last Bond film, Spectre, 007 tell his love-interest, Madeleine Swann, that if he had not joined the intelligence service he would have become a priest. Many critics have felt he’d become too far removed from Fleming’s initial character. But maybe this was a reflection on the actor who has incarnated Bond for the Read more

James Bond gets Vatican’s attention

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

His womanising and predilection for killing his enemies without mercy did not prevent James Bond from getting the attention of the Vatican. Vatican’s L’Osservatore Romano newspaper devoted an entire page and five articles in praise of the fictional British spy in its Oct. 31 edition. The Osservatore film critic Gaetano Vallini wrote that the James Read more