Thursday, June 25, 2020

On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)

It's time for our review On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) 
Starring:
George Lazenby as James Bond
Diana Rigg as Countess Tracy di Vicenzo,
Telly Savalas as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
Gabriele Ferzetti as Marc-Ange Draco
Ilse Steppat as Irma Bunt
Directed by Peter R. Hunt
Screenplay by Richard Maibaum

We discuss plot, actors, our updated Bond movie ranking, favorite quotes, trivia, and listener feedback!
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Monday, June 15, 2020

You Only Live Twice (1967)

In THIS episode of Breaking Bond, we’ll be talking about 1967’s You Only Live Twice

Starring:

Sean Connery as James Bond

Akiko Wakabayashi as Aki,

TetsurĊ Tanba as Tiger Tanaka

Mie Hama as Kissy Suzuki

Donald Pleasence as Ernst Stavro Blofeld

Directed by Lewis Gilbert

Screenplay by Roald Dahl


So is film racist or is it one of the first accurate and positive representations of Japenese culture in popular film? Is it both? We're welcoming our guest, Japanese culture expert and 5-year Japan resident Christianna Traynor to discuss these topics and more! We're getting into the plot, the quotes (both favorite and most horrendous), talking our favorites scenes, and of course, some good old-fashioned trivia!



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For Your Eyes Only (1981)

 In THIS episode of Breaking Bond, we’ll be laughing a ton while trying to remember For Your Eyes Only (1981) Starring: Roger Moore as MI6 a...