The Rough Guide To James Bond PDF/EPUB á The Rough

The Rough Guide To James Bond PDF/EPUB á The Rough

The Rough Guide To James Bond [PDF / Epub] ☀ The Rough Guide To James Bond By Paul Simpson – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk He s what you would expect of an adolescent mind which I happen to possess Ian Fleming The name s Do we really need to go on Just those two words are enough to conjure up the most famous fictional cha He s what you would expect of an Guide To PDF ✓ adolescent mind which I happen to The Rough Epub / possess Ian Fleming The name s Do we really need to go on Just those Rough Guide To ePUB ☆ two words are enough to conjure up the most famous fictional character of the th century In this ever changing world in which we live, James Bond remains essentially the same His appearance has changed albeit not as often as his favoured vintage of champagne butis recognisably the same character Ian Fleming dreamt up in , the man every boy wants to be He is a superhero without superpowers a St George fighting contemporary dragons with a handgun and a stream of one liners a secret agent as admired by men even his enemies as he is irresistible to women a hero so indestructible his popularity has survived changing political and sexual s, some formulaic films and post Fleming some deeply average thrillers We might not all want to be Bond or slip between the sheets with him but a character who started out as one man s fantasy has become a fantasy enough of us share or enjoy to support a small industry, symbolised by the seemingly unstoppable movie franchise which has racked up thanbillion at the box office His global appeal is, perhaps, Bond s most stupendous feat of all invented by a middle aged, upper middle class Brit, he has become a nationless, classless, ageless icon, as recognisable as Elvis, JFK or Madonna mother of Lourdes, not of Jesus He may not be able to fly but he has proved as indestructible a superhero as Superman And, in an industrial sense, he has staying power than winged wonders or men of steel Although there have been some duff Bond movies, the quality control exercised, mainly by the Broccolis Cubby and Barbara , has, by Hollywood standards, been exceptional You only have to look at the various Tarzan movies to see the shambles Bond s celluloid career could have become in other hands His appeal may rest in the fact that we don t know much about him At least little that matters He is a hero who never bores us because after half a century andmovies,novels, various novelisations and short stories we know less about what makes him tick than we d discover if we asked him round for dinner While this book won t tell you what makes Bond tick, it hopes to tell you almost everything else you need to know about , his creator, the books and movies, the girls he s bedded, the villains he s bested and the gadgets he s tested So mix yourself a vodka martini you ll find the recipe on p and enjoy.


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