'Dr. No' (1962)
Is 'Spenser: For Hire' on Netflix? Is 'The Invisible Man' on Netflix? Just this morning, the title and cast of the 24th film in the James Bond franchise were announced from the stage in London. The first one. Sean Connery stars as , who investigates the vanishing of a fellow agent. The one where everything the bad guy touches turns to gold.
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The James Bond series focuses on a fictional British Secret Service agent created in by writer Ian Fleming , who featured him in twelve novels and two short-story collections. Additionally Charlie Higson wrote a series on a young James Bond , and Kate Westbrook wrote three novels based on the diaries of a recurring series character , Moneypenny. The character has also been adapted for television, radio, comic strip, video games and film. No , starring Sean Connery as Bond. As of , there have been twenty-four films in the Eon Productions series. The most recent Bond film, Spectre , stars Daniel Craig in his fourth portrayal of Bond; he is the sixth actor to play Bond in the Eon series. There have also been two independent productions of Bond films: Casino Royale a spoof and Never Say Never Again a remake of an earlier Eon-produced film, Thunderball. The Bond films are renowned for a number of features, including the musical accompaniment, with the theme songs having received Academy Award nominations on several occasions, and two wins.
The character appeared in a series of twelve novels and two short story collections written by Fleming and a number of continuation novels and spin-off works after Fleming's death in There have been twenty-seven films in total, produced between and Fleming portrayed Bond as a tall, athletic, handsome secret agent in his thirties or forties; he has several vices, including drinking, smoking, gambling, automobiles and womanising.