‘Spectre’ conquers PH box-office with P65.1-M in 3 days

MANILA, Nov. 9, 2015 – The writing of Spectre’s success is on the wall as the latest James Bond action adventure opened big at No. 1, with a smash three-day opening weekend nationwide gross of P65.1-M (Nov. 6-8). This was announced today by a spokesman of Columbia Pictures, the film’s local distributor. “Spectre’s” three-day opening recordedContinue reading “‘Spectre’ conquers PH box-office with P65.1-M in 3 days”

Monica Bellucci, Lea Seydoux play strong women in ‘Spectre’

James Bond, of course, is always drawn to women and Columbia Pictures’ new 007 action adventure SPECTRE proves that he can still woo them. Italy’s Monica Bellucci (“Malena,” “The Matrix” sequels) and France’s Lea Seydoux (Cannes Palme d’Or winner “Blue is the Warmest Color”) play the new women in Bond’s life. In the film, aContinue reading “Monica Bellucci, Lea Seydoux play strong women in ‘Spectre’”

Bond villains execute sinister plot in ‘Spectre’

Certified screen baddies Christoph Waltz (“Inglourious Basterds,” “Django Unchained”) and Dave Bautista (“Guardians of the Galaxy”) prove to be formidable villains for Daniel Craig’s James Bond, in Columbia Pictures’ new 007 action adventure SPECTRE. In the film, Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as SPECTRE and heContinue reading “Bond villains execute sinister plot in ‘Spectre’”

M, Q, Moneypenny got James Bond’s back in ‘Spectre’

In Columbia Pictures’ new 007 action adventure SPECTRE, trust and danger are “all in a day’s work” for the trusted colleagues of James Bond in the MI6, namely M (Ralph Fiennes), Q (Ben Whishaw) and Moneypenny (Naomie Harris). As 2012’s Skyfall drew to a close, the filmmakers introduced the man who would take over theContinue reading “M, Q, Moneypenny got James Bond’s back in ‘Spectre’”

Daniel Craig says ‘Spectre’ bigger, bolder than ‘Skyfall’

When approaching the 24th James Bond movie, SPECTRE, from Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment, the filmmakers were keen to ensure that the film followed on closely from its predecessor, the $1.1 billion global smash Skyfall. Daniel Craig, of course, is back for his fourth outing as 007, while theContinue reading “Daniel Craig says ‘Spectre’ bigger, bolder than ‘Skyfall’”

‘Spectre’ world premiere set as CTBF’s Royal Film Performance 2015

Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that the 24th James Bond adventure, Spectre, has been selected for The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund’s Royal Film Performance 2015.