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James Bond Has a 'Severe, Chronic' Alcohol Problem, Researchers Conclude

Shaken or stirred, all that booze only fuels his risky behaviors, from high-stakes gambling and fights to car chases and unprotected sex.
Jelisa Castrodale

Why I Was Never Excited for a Black James Bond

Simply copying and pasting black skin on a white character would trivialise the whole point of a black Bond.
Noel Ransome
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Daniel Craig's James Bond Movies Are So Boring

Where did it all go wrong?
James Charisma

Edgar Wright Talks 'Baby Driver' and Directing the Perfect Car Chase

After a string of instant cult classics, the British director is back.
Lee Zachariah

The Genius of Roger Moore's On-Screen Combat Scenes

From The Saint to the James Bond franchise, the late Sir Roger Moore knew how to make the best of his moderate martial arts abilities. He also wrote extensively about self-defence for a children's book in 1966.
Sarah Kurchak

The 30-Year Quest to Recreate James Bond’s Original Vesper Martini

“It’s remarkable that the Vesper has become so indelibly linked with our hero. Especially when you consider that for more than half of the drink’s lifetime, it has been nigh on impossible to make."
Johanna Derry
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Replaying ‘No One Lives Forever’ Shows Us That Sexism in Gaming Never Dies

Back in 2000, gaming welcomed Cate Archer, a secret agent ready to challenge male authority. But how little things changed in her wake.
Ed Smith
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Good Grief, the N64 Classic ‘GoldenEye 007’ in Unreal Engine 4 Is Gorgeous

Did somebody say, "remake"? Okay, I will: can we have a remake that looks like this, please?
Mike Diver

Breaking Bonds: How Sport Set 007 Apart

To see Bond on the slopes or the baccarat table is to see a man who can see to his own desires. His creator, Ian Fleming, wanted it that way.
B. David Zarley

​Will the ‘Being a Man’ Festival Break the Taboo of Masculine Self-Examination?

'Men's Issues' seem like such a luxury problem. The Southbank Centre's 'Being a Man' Festival is looking to change that.
Hayden Woolley; Illustrations by Dan Evans

​The New James Bond Movie Is Way Too Sane and Relevant

The problem with 'SPECTRE' isn't that it's dumb—it's that it's not dumb enough.
Dan Duray
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Aggressive Bonding: A Journey Into the Tragic History of 007 in Video Games

I got drunk and sort of accidentally bought pretty much every James Bond game I could, to see how they compare to the legendary 'GoldenEye 007'.
Brock Wilbur