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Black Bridge Coat, Sunglasses and Gloves in Spectre

Over his black herringbone peaked lapel three-piece suit, James Bond wears a black double-breasted bridge coat that helps him fit in with the gangsters at Sciarra’s funeral in Spectre. The coat from Tom Ford is made of lighter topcoat-weight brushed wool. It is in a button four, show four configuration and has an ulster collar with a buttonhole on each rever, slash pockets for hand-warming, a button-on half belt in the back, a rear vent and three cuff buttons. The coat is cut with straight...

The 007th Chapter: Role of Honour – Rolling Home

A literary musing in several paragraphs, cunningly delivered by Jaques Stewart.No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.Kicking a decades-old book not so much when it’s down but not even aware of a fight I’ve chosen to bring to it on the most specious of grounds, is bizarre behaviour. If so determined to opine, isn’t it more constructive to give of (what I know of, which isn’t much) food shortages, internet sock-puppetry (apparently so very...

Every Single Expensive Thing in James Bond’s Spectre, Explained

You may have heard that in the new James Bond movie Spectre, Daniel Craig’s Bond drives an Aston Martin DB10 prototype, one of only 10 made and worth $4.6 million on the street.He’s chased by a villain in a Jaguar C-X75 supercar worth more than $1 million and which Jaguar says it will never send to actual production. In 'Spectre,' Bond drinks Bollinger champagne, Macallan scotch, and, of course, his Vodka martini shaken, not stirred.Source: © 2015 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios...