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Postby Veronica » Sun Jan 26, 2020 4:11 pm

Kristatos wrote:IMO the best recent "Bond theme" is from a parody, albeit played fairly straight:



Oh, absolutely. Classic sound.
Hans Zimmer choice I am pleased with, Billie Eilish... Eh. That blatant wannabe different/I am soooo depressed persona? I get she is a big deal right now but I can already imagine her "mysterious" whispering. Can't say my expectations are high although I guess she could pleasantly surprise.
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Postby carl stromberg » Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:36 pm

What horrible news about Kobe Bryant and his family. Another famous person killed in a helicopter/small plane.
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Postby Omega » Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:31 pm

carl stromberg wrote:What horrible news about Kobe Bryant and his family. Another famous person killed in a helicopter/small plane.

Strange sad news

Those personal aircraft especially helicopters are maintenance intense. A lot of owners sell off right before high dollar repairs


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Postby kater23 » Sun Jan 26, 2020 11:00 pm

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carl stromberg wrote:What horrible news about Kobe Bryant and his family. Another famous person killed in a helicopter/small plane.

Strange sad news

Those personal aircraft especially helicopters are maintenance intense. A lot of owners sell off right before high dollar repairs


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Small planes and helicopters-yeah not my thing..ever. :hair:
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Postby Omega » Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:23 am

Veronica wrote:
Kristatos wrote:IMO the best recent "Bond theme" is from a parody, albeit played fairly straight:



Oh, absolutely. Classic sound.
Hans Zimmer choice I am pleased with, Billie Eilish... Eh. That blatant wannabe different/I am soooo depressed persona? I get she is a big deal right now but I can already imagine her "mysterious" whispering. Can't say my expectations are high although I guess she could pleasantly surprise.
zimmer is not a bad choice, weird to fire and hire literally as they are supposed to be rolling the film out.

Eillish maybe it’ll be good but it’s seems a stretch to have it fit the bond image but it’s been shot to hell already by Craig so it could be the best thing about the movie


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Postby bjmdds » Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:55 am

It was discussed here just a few days ago how Broccoli would make sure EYE-Lash would win at the Grammys------well she won not 1,not 2, not 3, but 4 awards, and in classic Cr-egg style she had to be bleeped out of her curse words accepting them :!: What a joke :!: Her brother Finneas said they do songs about depression-----suicide-----and climate change :!: :hair: Broccoli will feel the first two shortly once the egg-head leaves. The dumbing down of talent has sunk to new lows. How can society embrace this garbage? If she was on The Voice none of the judges would turn their chairs around :!: Broccoli accomplished her mission. Is an Academy award for best song next? You bet it is :!:
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Postby Kristatos » Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:34 am

Barbara Broccoli controls the Grammys?

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Postby Omega » Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:17 am

Babs is a opportunist I doubt she has any influence over those awards and I doubt she helped promote eillish. Babs and more likely Craig probably got the inside scoop that she would be a sure thing to win this year and did their best to latch on to the singers rising star.




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Postby Kristatos » Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:47 am

Omega wrote:Babs is a opportunist I doubt she has any influence over those awards and I doubt she helped promote eillish. Babs and more likely Craig probably got the inside scoop that she would be a sure thing to win this year and did their best to latch on to the singers rising star.




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I doubt the Grammys even factored into her choice. Eilish is a hugely popular artist, awards or no awards. I don't think the Grammys have the same prestige that the Oscars do for movies. Within the industry, perhaps, but not to the general public.

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Postby Omega » Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:03 pm

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Omega wrote:Babs is a opportunist I doubt she has any influence over those awards and I doubt she helped promote eillish. Babs and more likely Craig probably got the inside scoop that she would be a sure thing to win this year and did their best to latch on to the singers rising star.




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I doubt the Grammys even factored into her choice. Eilish is a hugely popular artist, awards or no awards. I don't think the Grammys have the same prestige that the Oscars do for movies. Within the industry, perhaps, but not to the general public.

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I do think the awards potential captivated Babs and Craig, but the reason they chose eillish is popularity overall. I doubt eillish fans know what a James Bond movie is.


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Postby bjmdds » Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:52 am

Billie Eilish has stated that she has Tourette syndrome and synesthesia and has experienced depression :!: Her brother Finneas said at Broccoli's Grammys last night that the two of them like to do songs about suicide and depression--------how sadistic and ironic is it that Broccoli would choose this 18 year old to write and perform a song entitled NO TIME TO DIE :?: :!: :hair:
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Postby Kristatos » Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:25 am

Could NTTD be the last Bond film to premiere in cinemas? https://www.denofgeek.com/uk/movies/696 ... ond-rights

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Postby Omega » Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:33 pm

Kristatos wrote:Could NTTD be the last Bond film to premiere in cinemas? https://www.denofgeek.com/uk/movies/696 ... ond-rights

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years ago, there were stories about apple and amazon wanting to buy bond. Not mgm at that time.

MGM cashing out is only a matter of time. Partly because babs has no head for business, mgm almost went bankrupt twice because babs couldn’t make a movie on schedule (2004 & 2010), if they go bankrupt the bond rights probable go back to Saltzman’s family, and the studio loses billions in its value

MGM selling out before the next 5 year hiatus from bond makes sense, right now they can claim potentially billions in value because of the possibility bond makes skyfall money, it will not but mgm can sell the hope


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Postby Kristatos » Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:13 pm

Ben Whishaw has said that NTTD will tie into all the previous Craig films, in case you thought SPECTRE didn't contain enough tedious retconning.
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Postby dirtybenny » Wed Jan 29, 2020 1:31 am

I came across this little gem while researching, if you can get past the apologetic tone, it's a pretty good insight into Babz' psyche.

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Postby Veronica » Wed Jan 29, 2020 2:15 pm

Kristatos wrote:Ben Whishaw has said that NTTD will tie into all the previous Craig films, in case you thought SPECTRE didn't contain enough tedious retconning.


So, should we expect "The author of all your pain 2.0" line?
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Postby Omega » Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:35 pm

“Your pain is because of you” we spectre are the good guys and your the bad guy, mind blown !


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Postby Kristatos » Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:39 pm

Omega wrote:“Your pain is because of you” we spectre are the good guys and your the bad guy, mind blown !

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EPIC LOVE STORY? :!: :hair:
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