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Did Daniel Craig Accidentally Reveal The Title Of BOND 22??

Merrick here...
It's important to file this one under "rumor"/conjecture/extrapolation...but this makes sense in many ways. Prossor sent in a few messages regarding Daniel Craig's recent appearance on a UK show called This Morning (website HERE). Seems Craig may have gotten a bit tangled when discussing the new Bond film & possibly insinuated a bit too much about its title. Here's a bit more from Prossor...
I was watching Daniel Craig on the This Morning interview discussing The Golden Compass. Well, he was asked about Bond 22 and he might have blew the cover and revealed the title for it. Paraphrasing: "It's more of a number. Because the first movie dealt with him earning his 00 status and now he is 007 for the first time". He was asked if 007 is actually the title, but said he might have said too much. This is mind blowing, but makes more sense than other titles that have been thrown around like Risico and The Property of a Lady - since this isn't really a word yet the iconic number has been there since the beginning. If you use this call me Prossor

007. Makes a lot of sense. Short, simple, and nearly anyone would know who it identifies & what kind of movie it represented. We'll see...

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  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:04 p.m. CST


    by darrenspool


  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:05 p.m. CST


    by Supermans


  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:05 p.m. CST

    I don't know.. Octopussy is a better title..

    by Supermans

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:06 p.m. CST

    So it's called - The Property of a Lady?

    by Orionsangels

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:06 p.m. CST

    If true, that is a horrible title.

    by Barry Egan


  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:06 p.m. CST

    The Property of a Lady

    by AlwaysThere

    Would that have been related to what Vesper from Casino Royale?

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:06 p.m. CST


    by BrightEyes

    or 4thg

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:07 p.m. CST

    007 is cool

    by BrightEyes

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:07 p.m. CST

    i dont read that its the title at all...

    by Falcon5768

    where the hel is everyone grabbing it from. it just reads that the next one is going to be him AS 007.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:07 p.m. CST

    Please no...

    by HExTeXly

    It needs to be better than "007." I think we're reading too much into this. *heres hoping*

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:09 p.m. CST

    Better title... 007: With a Vengence

    by darrenspool

    007 ain't a good title either way.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:09 p.m. CST

    Alright, since someone dropped the ball...

    by Heckles

    Not like I give a shit about the Golden Globes. But it gave me a small joke. About 3rd Rock. Regardless. Is that gay dude paige (or is it page?) the same fruit as the guy on Reno 911! that is on roller skates? I think so. Carry on.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:11 p.m. CST


    by Series7

    Now wheres them golden globies talk back.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:12 p.m. CST

    I like '007' as a title

    by GregoryHarbin

    But then, I liked '01-18-08,' and we know how that turned out.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:13 p.m. CST

    I suppose I like it better than the other titles posted

    by Spifftacular Squirrel Girl

    Plus a ton of people already know what 007 means. Not bad.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:15 p.m. CST


    by Series7

    Who gives a fuck? Martin Campbell is tits with the bond franchise (Goldeneye is my favorite, Pierce was the best bond, given the worst bad guys minus Goldeneye?). Plus Marc Forster is a boring director.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:16 p.m. CST

    "007: Bond 22: Property of a Lady"

    by dr_john_zoidberg

    007 as the film title? Let's hope not.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:17 p.m. CST

    This proves blondes are dumb

    by Turd Furgeson

    This one couldn't even keep the title under wraps...

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:20 p.m. CST

    007: Electric Bondoloo

    by Pipple

    it's funny to me

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:21 p.m. CST

    Please don't name this movie 007

    by Mezzanine

    Its too vague. Instead, call this movie something awesome like a'007 divided by you, plus me, equals us." and then have the whole movie being Bond nailing the shit out of Vesper. God, Eva Green is SO FUCKING hot.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:21 p.m. CST

    James Bond and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull will own your as

    by Magma Suit

    Damn you, Michael Bay!

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:28 p.m. CST

    Spaceballs 007: The Search for more money

    by Supermans

    James Bond 007: We can't come up with a name.. so take this... Didn't Craig want Bond to have a romantic interest be a "guy" in the next film.... So the title can be called "James Bond does Steve Shaken not Stirred"...

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:29 p.m. CST

    There's no what we can...IMAGINE

    by Orionsangels

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:31 p.m. CST

    is there going to be tits?

    by red ezra

    when is the real interview going to happen - we need boobs

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:35 p.m. CST

    Good Title: James Bond: 007

    by Stormwatcher


  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:36 p.m. CST

    Live Free or Die 007

    by tsfogg

    i like it.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:41 p.m. CST


    by messi

    Sinestro Corps War should be in every fucking title.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:41 p.m. CST

    A FISTFUL OF 007

    by JimCurry

    that's a good one bitches

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:42 p.m. CST


    by Burgundy82

    No, that's not the same guy. "30 Rock" is Jack McBrayer. "Reno 911" is Nick Swardson. Both are funny as fuck.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:42 p.m. CST

    I actually like Property of a Lady

    by Holodigm

    so very classic Bond, and with actual significance.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:45 p.m. CST

    Theme Song

    by PirateEmery

    The theme song in Casino Royale didn't actually mention "Casino Royale" anyway, so I see no reason why the theme song for 007 has to be "007."<p> But hey, I'd enjoy a theme song that took the actual James Bond theme and put words to it.<p> Bond 22 = 007: I approve.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:49 p.m. CST

    Why not stick to the books and do Live and Let Die?

    by andus

    Seriously if they stuck to the original source material as they did for the most part with Casino Royale (kind of a cop out to switch from Baccarat to Texas Hold 'Em, but everything else was better than Bond has been since From Russia With Love). Live and Let Die is a cool story....much cooler than the Cheesefest that sprung Roger Moore on everyone. Oh and Bond was referred to as 007 in Casino one of the MI6 underlings I think.

  • Dec. 13, 2007, 11:56 p.m. CST

    007 inches...

    by Alonzo Mosely

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:12 a.m. CST

    This is following Chris Nolan's 'Batman Blueprint'

    by Canada's King

    This sounds very similar to calling the sequel to Batman Begins, "The Dark Knight." Having the film named after the lead character also distinguishes it from the pre-Casino Royale films, something the creative team involved has wanted to do since hiring Martin Campbell.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:19 a.m. CST

    I'm surprised more people aren't supporting this

    by DanyaRomulus

    Considering "The Dark Knight" seemed to be pretty popular, and as Canada King said, this would be a similar move. I think it would be really cool, personally.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:21 a.m. CST

    i guess its ok

    by slkboxrman

    the only reason people liked the name octopussy was cuz it had the word "pussy" in it , lol.....

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:33 a.m. CST

    Property of a Lady --- ooohh james

    by Mr_X

    peoperty of a lady sounds shite, truely. i'd prefer 007. i repect the mans method of contracpetion. sleep with them, and then kill them or have them inadvertiantly murdered by your arch nemesis.. classy

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:38 a.m. CST

    James Bond: 007

    by Zardoz

    something like that, I'm sure...(If this is true at all!)

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1 a.m. CST

    Much like Natalie Imbruglia...

    by Magma Suit

    I am torn between wanting movies based off the original novels done right (i.e. closer to the source material) but as cool as that would be, it would be pissing on 40 years of Bond films that are pretty damn good. And as much as Casino Royale was a reboot, it wasn't that revolutionary when you consider that just about every new Bond qualifies as a reboot (except maybe that Connery, Lazenby, and Moore are the same Bond and Dalton and Brosnan are the same since the actors were all about the same age and they share a bit of coninuity). But I digress.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:02 a.m. CST

    The title of Bond 22 should be...

    by Iblis_mage

    "James Bond Has A Much Larger Dong Than The Entire Lot of You".

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:19 a.m. CST

    Her Mayesty and the 007 dwarf

    by rost

    The Magnificent 007

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:42 a.m. CST

    Doesn't Work (as You Can't Put Knob in it)

    by biggerjohn

    Seriously. All the Bond film tiltes work so you you can replace one of the words with knob. Knob-to-pussy, On her majersty's secret knob. From Russia with knob. Knob Royale. Dr Knob. And so on (play along at home kids).

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:43 a.m. CST

    I think they should keep looking for a title

    by Maniaq

    so far I don't like any of em... <br> <br> I do like the idea of doing an updated Live and Let Die - apparently this one picks up right where Royale left off, so who knows? Maybe that's precisely what they're planning to do? <br> <br> It would have to be updated (like Royale was) but yeah, much cooler story than the film - except the film had that crazy car stunt, so that makes up for it a little... <br> <br> Either way, I can't see them calling it "Live and Let Die" so they should keep looking for a title!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:57 a.m. CST


    by zillabeast

    I can see the monster being a bigass version of oddjob or something. Oh yeah....

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:04 a.m. CST


    by Boromir187

    Kevin McClory is dead, so I don't think he'll be remaking Thunderball again (he already did it with "Never Say Never Again") anytime soon.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:04 a.m. CST

    007 BY ME

    by JimCurry

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:07 a.m. CST


    by Boromir187

    They couldn't call the theme song "007" anyway, as there is already one by that title. The drum & trumpet heavy classical piece that appears throughout many of the Connery films (courtesy of John Barry) is called "007". It's always sort of been Bond's second theme, though it hasn't been used much since the start of the 70's.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:11 a.m. CST

    007: To Hell and Back?

    by JackBauer@CTU

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:14 a.m. CST

    007 Fast 007 Furious?

    by JackBauer@CTU


  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:34 a.m. CST

    Live and Let Double O Seven

    by Hideo Kojima

    When you were young and your heart was full of tricks, you used to say double o six... but if this ever changing world in which we're living makes you fly towards heaven, say double o seven!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:37 a.m. CST

    as long as they don't stop to play poker for half an hour

    by slappy jones

    again i am there whatever its called.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:38 a.m. CST

    The Dark Knight = 007

    by Saluki

    I'm all for this. Blofeld is said to be in the next James Bond. Joker is in the next Batman. 2008 is gonna kick the shit outta 1989.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:40 a.m. CST


    by Hideo Kojima

    James Bond destroys the evil Spectre plot by uploading a virus from a fake cigarette into the Spectre mainframe. Jeff Goldblum stars as 008.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:41 a.m. CST

    James Bond and the Kingdom of the 007

    by Hideo Kojima

    forget fake indy titles, this is NOW.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 2:42 a.m. CST

    007: Shaken, not Stirred

    by Hideo Kojima

    that actually would be a cool title... maybe just "Shaken, not stirred." it describes how he likes his vodka martinis and his temperament as well...

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:04 a.m. CST

    I look forward to see Daniel Craig

    by zooch

    kick some more ASS as Bond. Seriously, the new Bond rules.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:47 a.m. CST

    007 Lady Fingers



  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:48 a.m. CST

    Daniel Craig messing with the British press?

    by kiddae

    Because on BBC's breakfast news he made a similar slip, referring to the production as the "008 set".

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:53 a.m. CST

    And then he went back...

    by poeticwarriorII

    to his dressing room and LHAO over a Vesper Martini that someone bought it.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:58 a.m. CST


    by ruvjet

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 4:13 a.m. CST


    by BenBraddock

    I can't see it. Doesn't sound "Bond" enough.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 4:18 a.m. CST


    by kafka07

    I'm so not gonna see this borefest

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 4:21 a.m. CST

    His nuts belong to a lady,

    by Dingbatty

    after they were squashed in the first film.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 5:40 a.m. CST

    Blofield ?

    by dude_gimme_tabs

    Once more for those in the cheap seats. THERE WILL BE NO BLOFIELD. They are not legally allowed to use Blofield or SPECTRE as the rights belong with the McClory estate. Property of A Lady was a short story from the Octopussy Collection of Fleming short stories that concerned a Faberge egg and the KGB. That story, plus others fromt he collection were used already to form the basis of the film Octopussy. Finally, there will be no remake of Live And Let Die as all story elements from the book have been mined from it already, except for the fact that it has a chapter called "Nigger Heaven" and it is basically about how those damned darkies can't be trusted.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 5:43 a.m. CST

    What about

    by Dingbatty


  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:25 a.m. CST

    James Bond will return in

    by Fried Gold

    "007: Revenge of Philip Scofield"

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:27 a.m. CST

    More Conjecture

    by Playhouse

    This sounds like Craig is being taken way out of context just like the comments about the "humor" that as supposed to be injected back into the series in the next movie. Just as 007 in New York was a horrible title for a short story, I have a hard time believing they'd name the film '007'.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:50 a.m. CST

    James Bond: 007

    by Codename V

    That would fit what Craig may have let slip... If he indeed let anything slip. I kind of like it. Simple. To the point. I do have an issue with this being his first mission as a 00 agent. Casino Royale showed him earn his 00 status and then go on his first mission, so this would be his second... right?

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:57 a.m. CST

    Maybe it's the address for the title sequence

    by Spandau Belly

    That way the silhouettes of ladies will know where to show up this time after missing the last one.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:58 a.m. CST

    007 Million Opening Weekend?

    by Pound Sand

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 6:59 a.m. CST

    Don't forget Sebastian Faulks' new Bond novel

    by board shitlez

    Apparently the producers have expressed an interest in "Devil May Care" for the future.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:28 a.m. CST

    How about THE MAGNIFICENT 007?

    by SpyGuy

    Daniel Craig does have that Yul Brenner vibe about him...

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:32 a.m. CST

    Sure its been mentioned but

    by JackRabbitSlim

    since i cant bother to read through the other TBers, 'Property of a Lady' was the title of one of Flemming's short stories concerning 007 and (pretty sure on this) the only one that hasn't been used as a film title.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:36 a.m. CST

    That would indicate a severe case of

    by I Dunno

    "We got nuthin". Kind of like calling the next Star Trek movie "Star Trek" and the next Rambo movie "Rambo". Don't these people know that they're going to fuck up the Internet Movie Database?

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:38 a.m. CST

    007 To Yuma

    by Spandau Belly

    Where Bond has to escort Blofeld to Yuma, Geneva where he'll be put on trial for crimes against humanity. Russ Crowe as Blofeld.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:39 a.m. CST

    John McTiernan's Rollerthunderball

    by Spandau Belly

    Starring OZ as Bond like you've never seen him before (really dull)!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:42 a.m. CST

    Two 0s a 7 and Pizza Place

    by Spandau Belly

    Sitcom hilarity ensues!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:55 a.m. CST


    by dude_gimme_tabs

    Smersh can be used, and it was a Russian KGB enterprise based on Smiert Spionem or "Death to Spies" and with the Russians resurgent, the FSB (aka KGB) back in the game (and they were always far better than the CIA or MI6) and Russian agents killing dissidents and operatives all over the world right now, they could make a very relavent "evil organisation".

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 8:01 a.m. CST

    by Omar B

    I'm gonna go out on a limb and say that that's not the title. They usually name these things with very Flemming-esque titles if not directly after book, short story or chapter titles. It won't be something as plain as his designation.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 8:38 a.m. CST

    by dude_gimme_tabs

    It's "Beyond The Ice".... it has been for every single fucking 007 film since Tomorrow Never Dies !

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 8:47 a.m. CST

    So when does Craig grow up to look like young Connery?

    by GibsonUSA

    Massive plastic surgery de-uglification procedure?

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 8:56 a.m. CST


    by -888

    Make Natalie Imbruglia a Bond girl, for Christ's sake.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:03 a.m. CST


    by BringingSexyBack

    Ooga Booga!!!!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:07 a.m. CST


    by BringingSexyBack

    Octopussy still the best title.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:34 a.m. CST

    007: it's LOO upside down

    by c4andmore

    but 007 is a cool title, I would vote for that

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:34 a.m. CST

    Yes, mind blowing (huh?)

    by MurderMostFowl

    OK what happened to real news? Oh let's have a marketing talkback! Yes, I know hyperbole, and exaggeration is the foundation of AICN and its style, journalism wise, but please lets not say that calling a bond film "007" is mind blowing. Actually calling the movie "I Can See Your Cervix: It's Full of Stars", might be mind blowing, but I hesitate to say that even that would be true. Nothing to see here, move along.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:38 a.m. CST

    Daniel Craig IS James Bond

    by theabusetaker

    Anyone who has read any of the books knows that Daniel Craig perfectly embodies the true character the way it was written by Ian Fleming. Casino Royale was a "real" James Bond film. And I will be accosted or beat to death onscreen for this one, but Timothy Dalton is the next in line as far as accuracy to the true character Bond. Here's to Craig playing Bond until he's 50 or 60, just like Moore.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:41 a.m. CST

    Always Remember...

    by Abominable Snowcone Never Say Die Tomorrow for Her Majesty's Golden Diamonds Anymore.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:44 a.m. CST

    Next year's Little Miss Moneypenny!

    by Dwide Shrewd

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:49 a.m. CST

    I concur, MurderMostFowl

    by slone13

    "Mind blowing" was an entirley incorrect choice of words. Other than that, I have no real comment on this "news".

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:52 a.m. CST

    accuracy isn't everything, theabusetaker

    by I Dunno

    Yes, the Bond of the novels was humorless and boring. And so was Dalton. That doesn't mean his screen presence didn't suck. Connery and Brosnan played Bond as a cold blooded killer who also looked like he was having fun bagging women, chugging vodka and gambling while killing people in a tuxedo. That's the movie Bond. The straight up serious version was already done with Jason Bourne and Jack Bauer. I liked Casino Royale but I hope Bond evolves into what the movie Bond is.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 9:59 a.m. CST

    007 is a working title

    by theycallmemrglass

    ...Surely. Otherwise its stupid. Even if many think its cool, there are also many who think its stupid and the the film studio will not want such a divide. I'm sure they will come up with a cool title that everyone will be comfortable with such as Bondage Forever or you Only Shag Twice.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 10:04 a.m. CST

    James Bond 22: Lucky Double-Oh Slevin

    by ArcadianDS

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 10:07 a.m. CST

    theabusetaker, you've got to accept comic Bond fans

    by Spandau Belly

    I agree with you in that Licence To Kill and Casino Royale best represent the tone of the novels, but, like a lot of people, I love the cartoonish screen adaptation of the other guys who played Bond. The cartoony Bond films have such a unique look and character, whereas gritty spy dramas all kinda blur to together. I love Bourne, Ronin, and stuff like that, but I also love the sillyness of Goldfinger and ever since Brosnan was axed there's nobody else out there doing silly comic book espionage movies, it's all this serious stuff.<br><br>The same goes for CONAN. I keep hearing how the movie had nothing in common with the books, but I love the Arnie film and have no interest in seeing a CONAN movie where is isn't a moronic bodybuilder in an absurd macho odessey.<br><br>I'm sure you've noticed how popular the other 19 inaccurate jokey Bond movies and can accept that they have legitimate fans.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 10:38 a.m. CST

    The actual title is...

    by Konigsberg

    James Bond 22: I'm Going to Fucking Rule.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 11:41 a.m. CST

    What's with all the character name titles now

    by Reel American Hero

    Granted 007 isn't his name exactly, but still. It would be a better title than Property Of A Lady, that sounds like a cheap romance novel my wife would read or something.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 11:59 a.m. CST

    007: Clean Up In Ya!

    by Cletus Van Damme

    Ah, I got nothin'

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 12:11 p.m. CST

    "Suddenly 007"

    by Uncapie

    With Brooke Shields as his main squeeze "Foxy Hunt" and Kathy Griffin as the bad guy's girl, "Mouthy." Ponder the infinite possibilities...

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:01 p.m. CST

    That is a truly terrible idea for a title

    by Freakemovie

    Totally messes up the tradition, and if they were gonna do that they should've done it for Craig's first film. "007" would, ironically, make it feel like another random sequel to an action movie, not a friggin James Bond movie. I can't imagine this is possibly true.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:24 p.m. CST

    007:Throbbing Tubesteak's Conquest

    by Stuntcock Mike

    Warwick Davis as Prof. Throbbing Tubesteak

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:38 p.m. CST

    It's pretty hard to fuck up a Bond flick....

    by Stuntcock Mike

    Unless you put Christopher Walken in the fucker

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:55 p.m. CST

    You all got it wrong

    by stamper

    This movie will be called 002

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 1:57 p.m. CST


    by Abominable Snowcone

    There's your title. Have the bad guy's lair in a pink temple shaped like a fah-gina like rises out of the sea, like the one in 1977's "Spy Who Loved Me."

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:01 p.m. CST

    "007 in New York"

    by Prossor

    was a short story in one of Flemings books so the number has been in title before. The centric title makes more sense after the director Forster said "The most interesting place for a James Bond movie to go is inward - deeper into Bond himself." looks to be a character piece for Bond hismself once more

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:07 p.m. CST

    007 Brides for 007 Brothers

    by Grammaton Cleric Binks

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 3:17 p.m. CST

    Jaws was the redeemer of Moonraker and

    by Grammaton Cleric Binks

    The Spy who Loved Me. Richard Kiel was great, and he's a good cook I hear.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 5:15 p.m. CST

    James Bond 22: Two Ducks Swimming

    by Maniaq

    Thanks for the link, Prossor - that article puts a lot of things into perspective and it's obvious they have chosen this director to do a Bond film that goes even further away from the "cartoony" Bond - which I like... <br> <br> Even though his acting was way too ham-fisted and his films kept his tongue planted firmly in-cheek, reading the books I somehow always pictured Roger Moore as Bond. Maybe coz he was the first Bond I remember watching as a kid? I dunno... Just seemed to fit the way Fleming described him. I'll have to revisit the Dalton movies to see how close they got him to the book persona. <br> <br> I agree that the decision to ditch the formula from the previous 19 films was the right one and let's not try to reinvent him INTO that character! He is NOT Austin Powers - let MIKE MYERS do the "silly comic book espionage movies" and keep this franchise more INTERSTING. <br> <br> And that means somebody put a little IMAGINATION into thinking up a bloody title!

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 5:22 p.m. CST

    eva greens not very good looking

    by BurgerKing

    and this title is too vague, if "daring" whatever that means these days. Also, don't pussy out on us with "property of a lady" or something, shit, the ladies are bonds property.

  • Dec. 14, 2007, 7:43 p.m. CST

    The End of 007..

    by nolan bautista

    ..James Bond will return in 007-2

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 12:35 a.m. CST

    Who will sing "Double Oh Seeeeeeveeeeeennnnnnnnn"?

    by MrMysteryGuest

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 3:49 a.m. CST

    yes, he did accidently give away the title, but it ISN'T 007....

    by Peace on you

    it's 008! In a Golden Compass interview on UK's GMTV he referred to there being a 'great atmosphere on the double 'o' eight set' and then looked embarrassed at his mistake. This was on Thursday (sorry for the late post). Sounds good and, as it's released in 2008 it will be a bit easier to market I would guess.

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 5:38 a.m. CST

    007 ??? Makes no sense at all.

    by Motoko Kusanagi

    It's more likely that "007" is PART of the title than that it's THE title.

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 5:43 a.m. CST

    Oh, and about MOONRAKER:

    by Motoko Kusanagi

    that's not a bad Bond movie at all. Only the last 20 minutes take place in space. They may be over-the-top but don't make this a shitty movie. Don't know why people hate this so much. Better focus the hate on these terrible Bond flicks: THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN (boring as hell), THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH (just terrible) and ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE (I don't even count this crappy snot flick as a Bond movie).

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 7:59 a.m. CST

    Stairway to 007

    by Bobo_Vision

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 8:21 a.m. CST

    new title and trailer

    by ed_crane

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 8:38 a.m. CST


    by MattsSwellHouse

    craig made similar comment on BBC interview hinting "2008" may be the new title..Interviewer Bill Turnbull was convinced.(is oo8 a rogue agent or 007's new sidekick-an urang u tang maybe or a police dog?)

  • Dec. 15, 2007, 5:51 p.m. CST

    007 Would Make A Great Bond Title Except....

    by Colier Rannd

    ...Craig made a Jason Bourne movie. And it's almost a guarantee the next one will be too. So if you're comfy with 007 being a title for a movie that is James Bond in name only sure.

  • Dec. 16, 2007, 8:54 a.m. CST

    Come on. It's hardly mindblowing.

    by Ben_Gazzara

    It would be mindblowing if the title was "Yet Another James Bond Movie", or "Bond's Descent into 3-D Buggery." 007 is just a simple little title that's perfectly okay. It even kinda follows Stallone's lead of keeping the names of his latest series installments to the name of the protagonist.

  • Dec. 17, 2007, 8:07 a.m. CST

    Double-Oh Se7en: Tokoyo Drift

    by JackSack

    So it has been written and so it will come to pass.

  • May 16, 2008, 7:04 p.m. CST

    guess i was wrong about title

    by Prossor

    still 007 is better than quantum physicas of solace