“Why do we need agents, the 00 section ? Isn’t it all rather quaint ? Our world is not more transparent now, it’s more opaque ! It’s in the shadows. That’s where we must do battle. So before you declare us irrelevant, ask yourselves, how safe do you feel ?”
On the 50th Anniversary of the franchise, with the 23rd Bond film; “Skyfall” breaking box office records worldwide the memorabilia has become extremely sought after and in particular the campaign’s film posters created with incredible flair and style by Empire Designs. This IMAX Advance ‘October 26’ one-sheet features classic Bond imagery of a tuxedo attired Daniel Craig against the ‘007’ gun logo background. This is a very scarce poster only printed for use in IMAX cinemas. Originally rolled (as issued) this hard to find example displays to excellent effect with the minimal of handling wear and represents a fine item of collectable James Bond movie memorabilia.
Trivia #1: The role of Kincade (Albert Finney) was originally written with Sir Sean Connery in mind. Producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson originally wanted Connery to come out of retirement and make a surprise cameo.
Trivia #2: The film’s IMAX release presented the film open-matte, at an aspect ratio of 1.90:1, meaning there was more picture information visible in the top and bottom of the frame than in normal theaters and on home video…more detail
IMAX Version – Dated October 26, US / International One Sheet / Double Sided / (27" x 40")
United States (USA)
Near Mint minus; originally rolled
Albert Finney, Bem Whishaw, Daniel Craig, Helen McCrory, Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Naomie Harris, Ralph Fiennes