GEEKDOM GAMESCAST [Episode 33]: Agent Double 0 47.

Welcome to the World of Assassination, Gamescast listeners. Your target is Hitman 3​, the third in the latest trilogy in the storied Hitman franchise. As per usual, Brother Myke will be briefing you in a non-spoiler discussion of Agent 47’s latest deadly, yet silly, exploits, but he will not be alone... https://youtu.be/oA5RrDCsg8Q Joining the presentation …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [Career Reflection]: R.I.P. Sean Connery (1930-2020).

Contrary to popular belief, Sean Connery is not the first actor to play James Bond. From October 1954 and June 1958, CBS aired a dramatic anthology series  called Climax! The show featured one-hour adaptation of classic stories like Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye. Many of the episodes were performed …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 11]: The 21st Century Bond.

And now.. the conclusion... Over these eleven chapters, we have gone over many different aspects of this fantastic character that been around for over 50 years. To close this series out, we will talk about the current custodian of the James Bond role: Daniel Craig. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7JmpnNhyX0 DANIEL CRAIG Tenure as Bond: 2005–present In 2005, Craig …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 10]: Posh.

Previously in Part 9... We talked about the Bond of the late 80's, Timothy Dalton. Now, we'll discuss the Bond that was supposed to take Timothy's place and eventually did to become the Bond of the 90's: Pierce Brosnan. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMvvXrOsk2E  PIERCE BROSNAN Tenure as Bond Brosnan had first met Bond producer Albert Broccoli on the …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 9]: The InTIMidator.

Previously in Part 8... We talked of the 'oh so refined' Sir Roger Moore. Moore was the Bond for most of the 70's and early 80's. Roger's films were fantastic to the point of becoming a parody of themselves. When you end up with underwater cities and a space laser battle, where else is there …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 8]: The Regal and Refined.

Previously in Part 7... We talked about the only one time Bond, George Lazenby. Now we'll talk about the actor who -- until recently -- was the longest serving Bond ever, Sir Roger Moore.  ROGER MOORE Tenure as Bond: 1972–1985 Prior to playing Bond,  Roger Moore was already a well known television actor, known for …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 7]: The One and Done Bond.

Previously in Part 6... Last time, we spoke of Sir Sean Connery and his years as Bond. After Connery left the role, a world wide search for the next James Bond began. The next actor become Bond would be met with quite a bit of controversy in many ways. That man was... GEORGE LAZENBY Tenure …

THE BIBLE OF ‘BOND, JAMES BOND’ [BelserVerse, Part 5]: Bring On The Bad Guys.

Previously in Part 4... We had a nice discussion about the beauties that frequent James Bond's adventures. Now, we'll talk about the larger-than-life villains that have tried to snuff Mr. Bond out permanently... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DoQwKe0lggw For the  Bond novels, Ian Fleming knew that, without threatening villains, James Bond looks a lot less heroic.  This tradition of …