Quantum Of Solace

  • Henry Cavill had auditioned to play James Bond June 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Henry Cavill, the new on screen 'Superman', had auditioned to play secret agent 007, but says Daniel Craig was a far better choice The 'Man of Steel' actor was upset at missing out on the part after getting down to the final audition, but admits 45-year-old Craig, who...
  • Skyfall: Sam Mendes considered quitting the film November 13, 2012

    Los Angeles: With Bond franchise facing an uncertain future following the financial trouble of MGM, Sam Mendes says he thought of walking out of making 'Skyfall'. Mendes, an Academy-award-winning filmmaker, was brought to work on the next superspy movie by its actor Daniel Craig and the director says the wait...
  • Skyfall: Is Daniel Craig the best James Bond ever? November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Daniel Craig has appeared as James Bond in three films so far, ‘Casino Royale’, ‘Quantum of Solace’ and ‘Skyfall’, but every time he has added a new dimension to the character. Gradually, Craig has become less dependent on gadgets and more driven by his cynicism. Initially, Craig faced a...
  • 'Skyfall' breaks James Bond's UK box office records October 30, 2012

    London: 'Skyfall' set the record for the biggest UK weekend box office takings of any James Bond film, its producers said on Monday. The 23rd official cinematic adventure of the suave, but brutal 007, earned 20.1 million pounds after opening last Friday at 587 cinemas across the United Kingdom and...
  • James Bond car sold for nearly $400,000 October 7, 2012

    London: A 2008 Aston Martin car used by Daniel Craig in the James Bond movie 'Quantum of Solace' has been sold in an auction of Bond movie memorabilia for 241,300 pounds (around $389,000), Christie's auction house said. The cost of the 2008 Aston Martin 6 litre V12 DBS 2 door coupe,...
  • James Bond role on Shah Rukh Khan's wish list October 6, 2012

    New Delhi: On international James Bond Day, superstar Shah Rukh Khan has expressed his desire to play a similar kind of role. The 46-year-old has done action roles in movies like 'Don' and 'Ra.One' but feels he is not good with guns. The actor expressed his love for the 'Bond'...
  • Factbox: James Bond marks 50th anniversary October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Here is a look at the 'James Bond' phenomenon ahead of 'Global James Bond Day' on Friday, which marks 50 years since the premiere of the first 007 movie 'Dr. No' starring Sean Connery as the suave secret agent. A few weeks later 'Skyfall', the 23rd official Bond film,...
  • Malick's 'To the Wonder' gets contrasting response September 3, 2012

    Venice: Terrence Malick divides opinion like almost no other director working today, and To the Wonder, his impressionistic and virtually dialogue-free story of love and faith, was booed as loudly as it was cheered at the Venice film festival. The movie is the reclusive American director's second in two years, after...
  • Ben Whishaw to play Q in 'Skyfall' July 14, 2012

    London: Good news for gadget-loving James Bond fans - Q is back. Producers have confirmed that the MI6 quartermaster and expert in high-tech trickery will return in the upcoming Bond film, Skyfall. EON productions said that British actor Ben Whishaw will play the role made famous by the late Desmond Llewellyn,...
  • Doing rom-com would be disaster: Craig August 9, 2011

    London: Actor Daniel Craig, who has featured as British spy James Bond in "Casino Royale" and "Quantum of Solace", does not think it would be a good idea for him to appear in a romantic comedy. "I'm not about to do a rom-com. It would be a disaster. Good movies aren't...
  • Rajeev Masand's pick: New DVDs with bonus features April 11, 2009

    CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand picks out new DVDs with bonus features to add to your collection. ...
  • Slumdog's Pinto could be the next 007 babe March 13, 2009

    London: Indian beauty Frieda Pinto is reportedly set to feature as the next Bond girl opposite British hunk Daniel Craig in a 007 film. The actress, who has received global acclaim for her role as Latika in Danny Boyle's multiple Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire was invited to a screen test...
  • Winners: Readers' review contest November 15, 2008

    Following are the winners of the film review contest, selected by CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand. All of these have won for sending in their reviews of Quantum of Solace. Navneet Abhishek, Pune Dharmesh Gandhi, Mumbai Srikanth Srinivasan, Bangalore Sukrit Puri, New Delhi Shreyas Shrivastava, Mumbai ...
  • Soap starved: Couch potatoes flock to cinemas November 13, 2008

    Mumbai: The ongoing dispute between the cine workers and producers has resulted in TV's loss but Bollywood's gain. As people bored of re-runs of serials throng theatres. Your daily dose of saas-bahu sagas maybe on a break, but in order to keep your entertainment quota in place there is your neighbourhood...
  • Quantum of Solace set to blast US box offices November 13, 2008

    Los Angeles: Even before new James Bond flick Quantum of Solace blasts into US movie theaters this Friday, industry watchers are expecting it to earn big bucks at box offices and easily top previous 007 film Casino Royale. The film is the 22nd in the lucrative series that dates to...
  • Filmi Fiscal: The BO story of Bond and 2 Bollywood duds November 18, 2008

    The box office is glad that James Bond is back because Bollywood has only duds this week. Here's a look at which films worked and which didn't. ...
  • Watch: Movie buffs rate the Quantum Of Solace November 8, 2008

    The world's most popular spy is back. Bond fans give their views on the latest Bond flick, and if the film bonded well with the audience. ...
  • Masand's verdict: Quantum of Solace | 2 Days In Paris November 8, 2008

    The movie 2 Days In Paris is a smart, romantic-comedy about a bickering couple -- a French woman and her American boyfriend -- who're returning from an unsatisfactory romantic break in Venice and are about to spend a few days at her family home in Paris before heading home to...
  • Masand's Vedict: Quantum of Solace, great thriller November 8, 2008

    Cast: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric Director: Marc Forster Casino Royale may have given the James Bond series a shot in the arm, setting new standards of realism, but watching Quantum of Solace, the new film in the series, how you wish they hadn't drained out all the sexiness and the...
  • Friday releases: Quantum of Solace, Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi November 7, 2008

    Quantum of Solace Director Mark Forster continues the high-octave adventures of 007 in the latest flick Quantum of Solace. The film takes off where Casino Royale ended. This time Daniel Craig battles a broken heart, mistaken identity and an MI6 traitor. His latest mission takes him around the world where...
  • Daniel Craig talks about his new flick Quantum of Solace November 7, 2008

    Daniel Craig returns as the world's favourite secret-service agent James Bond in Quantum of Solace, which opens in India on Friday. Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand met up with him in London and asked him two of the best questions send by the viewers. Here is the gist of the interview...
  • Bond is back: Quantum of Solace hits theaters today November 7, 2008

    The 22nd Bond flick | The new Bond girl | Pics: The royal premiere ...
  • A Bond girl who didn't go to bed with Agent 007 November 6, 2008

    James Bond returns with Quantum of Solace this weekend and apart from Daniel Craig it's the new bond girl Olga Kurylenko who's grabbing the headlines. Our entertainment editor Rajeev Masand met up with Olga in London, where she talked about being the first Bond girl who didn't go to bed...
  • New James Bond movie is 001 at the box office November 6, 2008

    New York: New James Bond movie Quantum of Solace has shot to the top of the international box office chart, taking $38.6 million (23.8 million pounds) in its opening weekend. The action thriller, starring Daniel Craig as British super spy James Bond, thrashed the competition in its first few days on...
  • Pics: Royal premiere of Quantum of Solace November 6, 2008

    New Delhi: The Royal World Premiere of the 22nd James Bond film Quantum of Solace took place in a central London cinema on Wednesday October 29, 2008. ...
  • With Quantum..., Bond returns shaken and stirred November 6, 2008

    London: With stitches in his cheek, a broken fingertip and his arm still in a sling, there's good reason for suspecting Daniel Craig might be both shaken and stirred by his experience filming Quantum of Solace, but the actor is up-beat as the curtain rises on his second Bond movie. “We...
  • In pics: All-time fave Bond characters and moments November 6, 2008

    Two recent online surveys asked movie buffs on their perfect Bond characters and moments. Here's what they found out. ...
  • Daniel, Olga spill the beans on Quantum of Solace November 6, 2008

    The stars of the much awaited Bond flick Quantum of Solace - Daniel Craig and Olga Kurylenko - speak about the film and and to watch out for. The film is all set to hit Indian theatres on November 7. ...
  • Sneak Peek: Bond flick Quantum Of Solace November 6, 2008

    Take a sneak peek at the new James Bond flick, which hits theatres soon. ...
  • This Bond sheds clothes faster than his women! November 6, 2008

    New York: Hollywood actor Daniel Craig has said that the Bond movies have always “objectified” women though the situation is now changing. “Beautiful women have always been part of the story. In the past maybe they were more objectified. They were just eye candy. Now they're integral and powerful in their...