James Bond | The changing world of 007
CHANNEL | Radio 5
FIRST BROADCAST | 20 November 1990
DURATION | 28 minutes 18 seconds
The rules and formulas that drive the Bond myth are investigated by Tony Slattery in this edition of 'Cult Heroes'. Cars, clothes, gadgets, food, drink and women are the accessories that give Ian Fleming's creation style and substance, as well as generating huge revenues for the advertisers whose product placements feature in the Bond movies.
This programme has been edited for copyright reasons.
A masterclass for thriller writers.
Sean Connery introduces Geoffrey Boothroyd, the man who armed 007.
A part exchange with a difference.
From Pinewood to Japan on the trail of 'You Only Live Twice'.
Directing James Bond.
On location with 'Moonraker'.
High living, fast cars and beautiful women.
Has feminism finally caught up with 007?
Miss Moneypenny's guide to the theme songs of the James Bond films.
The shifting identity of James Bond.
What does the future hold for the gadgetry of 007?
How the score can seal a box-office success.
Celebrating the centenary of James Bond's creator.
Who was Ian Fleming's inspiration for 007?
A literary renaissance for James Bond?
On the set of the tenth Bond movie.
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