With this week’s announcement of British singing sensation Adele’s theme tune to the twenty-third Bond film Skyfall (2012) having taken the web by storm, Britain’s love for the suave MI6 lady (and bad guy) killer seems stronger than ever. The movie itself, which stars the dashing Daniel Craig in a new mission full of betrayal and deceit, is released later this month and is directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Sam Mendes. Whilst fans of the monumentally successful franchise will have to wait for Skyfall’s release on 26 October, their appetites can be sated with the announcement of Sky’s new movie channel, Sky Movies 007 HD.
The newly launched Sky Movies 007 HD a dedicated channel that will stream all 22 of the previous Bonds in beautiful high definition. The recently released trailer for the new channel depicts Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Sean Connery, Pierce Brosnan and of course the latest chiselled jaw to don the black-tie, Daniel Craig, in a thrilling montage mash-up of the world’s best-loved Bonds.
“Who’s your favourite Bond?” is a perennial (and very personal) question for movie fans. Sky’s latest offering should leave anybody completely satisfied in the knowledge that they have seen every one of them. Of course, it won’t just appeal to older fans, this new channel will allow for a whole new generation to be absorbed in the world of gadgets, guns and beautiful women.
So whether your favourite is Dr. No (1960), Goldfinger (1964), The Man with the Golden Gun (1974) or Casino Royale (2006), with Sky Movies 007 HD you can sit back and enjoy over 45 hours of the timeless hero who has ladies wishing they were with him, and men wishing they were him. And all in the comfort of your own home to-boot.