New Delhi: Daniel Craig returns as the ruthless but charming MI6 agent James Bond in ‘Skyfall’. The 23rd film in the Bond franchise is directed by Sam Mendes and features Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes and Naomie Harris alongside Craig.
The film is releasing in India 8 days before its scheduled release in the United States, however it has already been released in the United Kingdom. James Bond has changed a lot in fifty years since the first Bond film ‘Dr. No’ hit the screens in 1962. Daniel Craig brought a new dimension to the character by infusing some cynicism in it. Now, his association with Sam Mendes is expected to bring another change in Bond’s mannerism.
Mendes is known for films such as ‘American Beauty’ and ‘Revolutionary Road’, which gives a hint about his method of filmmaking, so it seems Bond is going to be more subtle this time.
The James Bond fever is going to grip India when 'Skyfall' will hit the screens on November 1, 2012.
Daniel Craig is back as James Bond 007 in 'Skyfall', the 23rd installment of the longest-running film franchise in history.
'Skyfall' is releasing in India 8 days before its scheduled release in America.
James Bond is expected to be helped by a field agent Eve, played by Naomie Harris.
A major part of the drama is going to take place in Turkey where James Bond investigates the murder of an undercover MI6 agent.
James Bond's mannerism has changed over the years as per the changing trends. Daniel Craig was introduced in 'Casino Royale' as someone who is not as dependent on technology as his predecessors.
Characters other than James Bond have also changed a lot since 'Dr. No' in 1962. The themes of James Bond films are constantly becoming global in their spread.
Judi Dench's role as 'M' is going to be more prominent in 'Skyfall' as Bond's loyalty to M will be tested this time.
However, Bond's love for pretty, suave girls hasn't changed a bit in last 50 years.
Thomas Newman's background score will add more depth and sensuality to the romantic scenes.
Javier Bardem has shown amazing acting skills in films such as 'No Country For Old Men', 'Vicki Cristina Barcelona', and 'Biutiful'. He will be playing the antagonist in 'Skyfall'.
Sam Mendes, the acclaimed director of 'American Beauty' and 'Revolutionary Road', is supposed to make the characters more human and interactive.
James Bond has attained a cult status over the years, and the spectators would hope that 'Skyfall' emerges as another feather in his cap.
Javier Bardem and Judi Dench are also there to enhance the drama element. Thomas Newman’s background score is an added attraction.
Rohit ‘Vats’ of IBNLive is inside the theatre to live tweet the experience of ‘Skyfall’.
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