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About Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace is 22nd James Bond movie after follows Casino Royale. Produced by Michael Wilson, the movie is released on October 31, 2008 in UK and on November 14, 2008 in North America. The movie was a box office hit making 4.9 million pounds in collections on its opening day, displacing former record-holder Harry Potter And The Goblet of Fire's collection of 4.25 million pounds. The movie ranked at #1 in weekend box office after raking in 70.4 million dollars.

Movie cast / Roles

  • Daniel Craig, as James Bond, in his second appearance
  • Gemma Arterton, as MI6 Agent Strawberry Fields, spy for British intelligence service MI6
  • Olga Kurylenko, as Bond Girl Camille, a girl with a tragic past who is bent on revenge against the man who killed her family.
  • Judi Dench, as 'M'

The movie in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures / Columbia Pictures release of EON Productions is written by Ian Fleming. The film is produced by Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli and directed by Marc Forster. The screenplay was written by PaulHaggis and Neal Purvis & Robert Wade.

Theme Song

The new Bond theme song is worst ever by fans. Penned by White Stripes guitarist Jack White, and crooned by Alicia Keys, has been blasted by fans as the worst ever. Another Way To Die was on air in radio during the September 08 but its lyrics are termed bizarre.

Popular acting roles / movie scenes

Movie Gossip

  • Daniel had excessive workouts during filming of the movie that he began to lose weight giving trouble to wardrobe workers. He said he was under immense pressure in his second appearance.
  • When filiming in Italy, Daniel insisted for English breakfast and had vans loaded with breakfast food sent from home.
  • Working for the movie, Olga has spent six months getting in shape for her latest role as Craig's sexy sidekick.
  • Olga is one of the few bond girls who dosen't sleep with James Bond
  • Communist Party of St Petersburg said Olga betrayed Soviet people by acting in Bond movies and aiding "the killer of hundreds of Soviet people and their allies".
  • Champagne Bollinger has been featured as 007's Champagne of choice, beginning with Moonraker in 1979 for the 11th time.
  • As many as 11 12 new Aston Martins which were donated for the movie for advertisements purpose were used to depict real-life crash scenes for the movie and are now beyond any use - even for spares
  • Activision plans to release an interactive game of the movie in December 08.
  • Craig hoped Quantum of Solace will be beat Kidmans Australia at box office.
  • Craig's Casino Royale co-star Eva Green at the BAFTA Awards revealed she hasen't watched Quantum of Solace!
  • Unlike other bond movies, this James bond movie has just only one sex scene.
  • The movie has given away the traditional James Bond introduction one-liner The name is Bond, James Bond considering it is too oldfashioned.

Quotes on Quantum of Solace

  • It's kind of a fling. It's mutually beneficial. I think both parties enjoy it, Daniel Craig on only one sex scene in the movie
  • We felt that Bond could not immediately fall into another relationship. He is looking for a measure of comfort in his life, Producer Michael Wilson on only one sex scene in the movie

Quantum of Solace in News

Zurich Summit to Feature Thomas Ebeling, Marc Forster and Christoph Waltz
Winston Baker, a leading global producer of entertainment finance conferences, will present Zurich Summit 2015 at the Dolder Grand Hotel in Zurich, Switzerland from September 26 to 27 in partnership with the 11th Zurich Film Festival.

Glu to Create James Bond Game with EON Productions and MGM Interactive
Glu to Create James Bond Game with EON Productions and MGM InteractiveFirst free-to-play mobile game in the history of the Bond franchise

Olga Kurylenko Featured in New ""The Stories Begin Here"" Campaign for Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts today unveils its new global advertising campaign, “The Stories Begin Here,” featuring international actress Olga Kurylenko

Peek Behind the Veil of Secrecy in the West Coast Premiere of "Spy: The Secret World of Espionage"
Making its West Coast premiere at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, SPY: The Secret World of Espionage is an unprecedented 12,000 square foot exhibition created through a collaboration between the CIA, FBI, the National Reconnaissance Office, the Foreign Excellent Trenchcoat Society and BASE Exhibitions

Havok™ to Showcase Full Technology Suite for Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8 at Microsoft’s Build 2012

Celebrate 50 Years of 007 with the Explosive Golden Anniversary Blu-ray Collection…BOND 50
All the Bonds. All the girls. All the action. All in high-definition

James Bond Celebrates Fifty Incredible Years with Golden Anniversary Blu-Ray Collection BOND 50
In celebration of James Bond’s monumental golden anniversary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment today unveiled BOND 50, a collectible box-set featuring all 22 James Bond films on Blu-ray Disc for the first time in one complete offering

'Top Gear's ex stunt rider chosen for latest Bond movie 'Skyfall'
Racing driver Ben Collins, who was 'Top Gear's The Stig, is working as a stuntman on the set of the new James Bond film 'Skyfall'.

No24 Bond movie in the pipeline
The new James Bond movie, 'Skyfall' has been creating so much excitement, that film bosses are already planning a follow-up even before it is released.

Daniel Craig wants to 'keep going as James Bond'
Daniel Craig has said that he will continue to play 'James Bond' as long as he possibly can.

I'll never pose for sexy photoshoot again, says Gemma Arterton
Gemma Arterton, who has posed for the March issue of Vogue, has said that this is her last "sexy" men's magazine shoot as she wants to take control of her career.

Heineken® and James Bond sign global SKYFALL partnership
Amsterdam, February 8, 2012 - HEINEKEN today announced that it has extended its 15 year partnership with the James Bond franchise. It will introduce an unprecedented and innovative global marketing campaign to support the launch of the new film SKYFALL

Daniel Craig disappointed with script-writing attempt for Bond movie
Daniel Craig has said that he was not happy with his attempt at scriptwriting for the movie 'Quantum of Solace'.

New James Bond movie will have its 'own kind of action'
John Logan, screenwriter of the new James Bond movie Skyfall, says that the film's action sequences will stay true to the feel of the movie franchise as a whole and yet manage to stand out on their own.

Roger Moore slams 'Quantum of Solace' as 'long, disjointed commercial'
Sir Roger Moore has fearlessly criticised the most recent Bond film for its overlong shaky plot and heavy use of product placement.

New 007 film to be titled 'Skyfall'?
Daniel Craig, who debuted in 2006's 'Casino Royale' and then appeared again in 2008's Quantum of Solace will reiterate the title role in the 23rd James Bond film - that will in all likelihood be titled 'Skyfall'.

Eva Green feels 'cool', 'edgy' Daniel Craig makes great James Bond
Eva Green, who is delighted the much delayed 23rd James Bond movie is finally happening, has revealed that she finds "cool" and "edgy" Daniel Craig fitting for the part.

'Bond 23' is my best Bond adventure so far, says Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig has said that the script of his upcoming Bond movie is better than his debut flick 'Casino Royale'.

Amy Winehouse recorded songs for new Bond film
Amy Winehouse is said to have recorded songs for the new 'Bond' film with Mark Ronson before her tragic death.

Confirmed: Javier Bardem to play villian in 'James Bond 23'
It's official. Javier Bardem, who is known for his roles in 'Eat Pray Love' and 'No Country For Old Men', has been cast as the central baddie in the upcoming movie 'James Bond 23'.

'Quantum Of Solace' ruined James Bond, says Martin Campbell
'Casino Royale' director Martin Campbell has taken a dig at Marc Forster's 'Quantum Of Solace', calling it a "bit of a mess".

23rd James Bond movie to hit theatres next year
It's official. The 23rd 'James Bond' film will be released late next year.

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