James Bond retrospective 012: ‘For Your Eyes Only’ (1981)

After the sheer bonkers excess of Moonraker there really was only one thing for Bond to do – go back to Earth. So we have a Moore-era Bond that could just about have starred Connery in the ’60s, and it’s all the better for it. Buy the complete James Bond collection on Blu-ray here.   … >

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How to gamble like James Bond

The lifestyle of Bond is an attractive one for many, full of excitement, beautiful women and luxurious items. However, the most appealing part of Bond is his visits to the casinos, where he stakes it all to win life altering payouts at the tables. Just about any player that has ever gambled at the tables … >

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James Bond retrospective 011: ‘Moonraker’ (1979)

There’s no way to hide from the fact that Moonraker is properly bonkers. From concept to execution, the decisions that must have been made are largely inexplicable, and yet, somehow, it all just about pulls together. In essence, it’s pretty much the Greatest Hits of James Bond. In space. Buy the complete James Bond collection … >

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James Bond retrospective 010: ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’ (1977)

The rushed Man with the Golden Gun was a financial and critical disappointment upon its release in 1974, so much so that production on the next adventure was delayed to ensure the team got the next one right. Fortunately they came up with probably the quintessential Roger Moore Bond movie; 1977’s practically perfect The Spy Who … >

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Pop culture icons and their favourite forms of gambling

Gambling is a phenomenon so widespread, it’s hard to imagine life without it – especially since it found its way to the great online. Today, playing casino games is easier than ever: you can use your pocket wonder known as a smartphone to claim a welcome bonus when you join Euro Palace casino and explore … >

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10 things you didn’t know about ‘Casino Royale’

Can you believe it’s now over a decade since Daniel Craig made his debut as James Bond? Since the release of Casino Royale in 2006, the landscape of gambling has changed quite a bit with the opportunity to play at Mobile Casinos now just a tap of a smart phone away. With Craig’s future with the 007 … >

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Where are the cast of ‘Casino Royale’ now?

Did you know that today marks exactly 10 years since the premiere of Casino Royale? Daniel Craig made his first appearance as 007 in the long-running spy franchise’s 21st official outing, but you might be surprised to learn that the Chester-born actor has only made a handful of other movies over the past decade. Following his debut as James Bond in 2006, Craig … >

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James Bond retrospective 008: ‘Live and Let Die’ (1973)

We bid farewell to Sean Connery and welcome Roger Moore to the fold in 1973’s Live and Let Die. Moore had been on the Broccoli’s radar for years but his commitments to The Saint and the availability of Connery had thus far always ruled him out. But eventually the Tarot cards aligned and the world … >

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