Monday, March 28, 2011

Dr. No [1962]

1962's Dr. No is one of the most important James Bond films ever made, and there's a simple reason for that: if it had failed, the series would not exist.

Let's take a look back and see how it measures up.


Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Climax!: Casino Royale [1954]

The Bond movies didn't begin until 1962's Dr. No, but way back in 1954, James Bond first got put in front of the lights and shown on a screen: in this case, millions of small, grainy, black-and-white screens, as an episode of the Climax! television series.

Let's find out how this oddity fares within the confines of You Only Blog Twice's patented* Double-0 rating system .

*not actually patented

The You Only Blog Twice Double-0 Rating System

You know what I love to do?  I love to make lists.

You know what else I love to do?  Give ratings to things.  Which is kinda like counting.

Speaking of which: