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James Bond & Friends - Episode 0027

9th October 2019

Does the scale of the villain's plot affect the quality of the adventure?

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Does the scale of the villain's plot affect the quality of the adventure?

This episode of 'James Bond & Friends' is hosted by James Page with David Leigh, Bill Koenig, and Joseph Darlington.

We explore a hypothesis that the effectiveness of a James Bond film is related to the scale and stakes of the villain's plot. Along the way we discover a SPECTRE call centre, a firmware update to ATAC, MI6's station in Singapore doing overtime, Judi Dench's air miles, Bolivian oil changes, and why not just leave Scaramanga alone.

You can contact the show via the Twitter hashtag #askbond

The recording took place on September 27th in the USA, UK, and Spain.

James Page is a co-founder of MI6-HQ.com and the magazine MI6 Confidential

David Leigh runs thejamesbonddossier.com

Bill Koenig runs the Spy Command at hmssweblog.wordpress.com

Joseph Darlington is Head of Section at beingjamesbond.com

This podcast is copyright Pretitles LLC © 2019

Music credit 'Spy & Die' by Jay Man

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