In a bit of trivia that would doubtlessly make a number of us feel nostalgic (or even a little long in the years, maybe) super spy and agent of style James Bond is marking his 50th film anniversary this very year. Besides the new movie Skyfall, this momentous milestone is being marked by the launch of an exhibition presenting the substantial style of all things Bond.
Presently located at the Barbican Centre in London and set to travel the world come October, it strives to thrill and delight Bond and film fans alike with an exhibitions of film props, set pieces, concept art, film clips, and costumes dating back to the first Bond flick. And as EON Productions, the company responsible for the James Bond film franchise, lent a helping hand to the process, it will doubtlessly prove to be an engrossing event for anyone fortunate enough to enjoy its displays. (more…)