It strikes me as remarkable that the theme of electronic surveillance in the latest entry in the Daniel Craig reboot of the James Bond film franchise, “Spectre,” seems to be being ignored.
The theme song of any given James Bond film doesn't necessarily reflect the content of the film. I couldn't sing you the Chris Cornell tune from Casino Royale, a universally-loved Bond film that stands as one of my two or three favorites, if you strapped me to a chair and threatened me with a laser. Show More Summary
Sam Smith is riding high on the pop charts, once again, with his new James Bond theme song called, "Writing's on the Wall," but the singer-songwriter is vowing to spend the next year far away from the recording studios and concert halls. His reason? "I need to live my life," he told Ellen DeGeneres on Friday. Show More Summary
“This is all new to me,” said Sam Smith as he circulated among the small crowd gathered Thursday afternoon for lunch at a West Hollywood restaurant. And indeed the cozy awards-season event – attended by show-business influencers such as Herbie Hancock and David Foster -- marked the beginning of...
The clock is ticking
Even as the James Bond series marches into the future and changes with the times, it’s a slave to tradition. Every 007 movie has a theme song sung by an artist who usually represents pop music at the exact moment of the film’s release. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI With the opening of a new James Bond movie – “Spectre,” Friday, quite good – comes a new debate about the best Bond themes of all time. What we all knew instantly is that...
Chad Neidt quickly performs the theme songs from all 24 James Bond movies in one minute.
The songs played over the opening credits of James Bond movies over the last five-plus decades have been done by some of the most recognizable musicians on the planet. In some cases, these tracks have been so popular that they extend past the movie and end up as chart-topping hits that win Grammys and Oscars. Show More Summary
Musician Chad Neidt performs a rapid-fire medley of every James Bond theme – at least for the official flicks – there’s no Never Say Never Again, and we’re okay with that. And 1964’s Casino Royale had no lyrics, though we would have liked to hear Chad hum it.
James Bond’s 24th film is set to hit theaters in the United States on Friday. While the performances of the many actors who have (...)
James Bond movie theme songs are the cinematic equivalents of paperback book-series covers — they suggest familiarity and course with the promise of a compelling new adventure for Western culture’s most unkillable pop icon. Bond's first big screen adventure, 1962's, Dr. No, had no precedent to follow, and therefore no need for...
You could say the world is not enough for Rita Ora, because the pop icon wants to dominate the James Bond franchise. When interviewed at the KISS Haunted House Party in London as to whether or not she'd prefer to sing a Bond theme or play a Bond girl, her... More »
Things We Like - A James Bond Themed Special
Say it ain't so! Over the weekend, Sam Smith revealed at the CBS Radio's We Can Survive concert that he'll be taking a hiatus following the massive amounts of publicity surrounding his James Bond theme song, Writing's On the Wall. Oh no! He explained: "I am sad, but also it feels right. It's my last performance in America, and [...]
Sam Smith walk the red carpet in a white tuxedo at the royal premiere of Spectre on Monday (October 26) at Royal Albert Hall in London, England. The 23-year-old singer, who sings the James Bond movie’s theme song “Writing’s on the Wall,” was spotted at the airport just the day before. Sam recently opened up [...]
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Marie Claire CZ celebrates the release of Spectre with a James Bond themed editorial. M Management model Kristof Kralik stars in the fashion shoot, venturing outdoors as he steps into the cool, stylish shoes of an international spy. Wearing striking suiting and outerwear from the fall collections, Kristof is photographed by Norbert Zsolyomi. Show More Summary
Sam Smith provided the theme song for the upcoming James Bond film Spectre, and last night, the British balladeer stopped by The Graham Norton Show to perform “Writing’s On The Wall” live for the very first time, backed by a full orchestra. Watch below. Spectre is in theaters 11/6 in the US.
Reprising his role as James Bond in Spectre, Daniel Craig is not the only talent enjoying attention for the movie. British singer Sam Smith has earned a Guinness World Record for his Spectre theme song, Writing’s on the Wall. The song...Show More Summary