Bond vs. Bond

The Many Faces of 007

Paul Simpson
NZD $39.99

You will find everything you've ever wanted to know about James Bond including side-by-side comparisons and contrasts of all the Bonds from Connery to Craig.

Connery. Lazenby. Moore. Dalton. Brosnan. Craig.Who is your favorite Bond? Whether you prefer Sean Connery to Roger Moore or Daniel Craig to Pierce Brosnan, you'll find every incarnation of the debonair spy in this unofficial comprehensive guide. Revised and updated, this paperback edition of Bond vs. Bond includes the 2020 movie No Time to Die, along with speculation about the future of Bond, James Bond. In Bond vs. Bond, author Paul Simpson delves into all the various ways Ian Fleming's iconic British Secret Service agent—code name 007—has been interpreted through the years, from the books and movies to the guns and gadgets. Discover the femme fatales who only appear in the movies but not the books; why Ian Fleming himself once described the Bond character as “ruthless and self-indulgent”; and much more. Loaded with interesting facts about the extraordinary history and continuing popularity of Bond, this is definitely a book that no fan should be without.

Author bio:

Paul Simpson is the author of many books on pop culture, including the official books charting the making of Farscape, Smallville, and The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, as well as Bond vs. Bond, The Bond Files, and a biography of Nicole Kidman. He edits the popular news and reviews website SciFiBulletin.com.

Category: Performing Arts
ISBN: 9781631066962
Edition No: 2
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Race Point Publishing
Pub Date: March 2020
Page Extent: 208
Format: Paperback
Subject: Film theory & criticism