James Bond cinematic installation to open in Sölden this winter

26 July 2017

Since Spectre, James Bond and the Austrian ski resort Sölden are forever linked. Now, a cinematic installation on the mountain where parts of the last film were shot is destined to amaze visitors. The building, as seen on the concept sketch above, will be located next to the futuristic ICE Q restaurant which served as …

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Official: Bond will return to cinemas in November 2019

24 July 2017

The news we have all been waiting for: James Bond will return! It’s official: James Bond will return to cinemas across the globe in November 2019 for the 25th time. The good news has been announced today by the official 007 website and its social media channels. The official statement read as follows: James Bond …

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Case closed – German court denies name change to “James Bond”

29 June 2017

German court denied a man’s appeal to have his name legally changed to “James Bond” Agreed, the name James Bond is legendary. However, when author Ian Fleming created his literary hero in 1953 and thus laid the groundwork for a British icon, he simply took the dullest name he could find. It was that of …

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Schilthornbahn AG celebrates 50th anniversary

20 June 2017

On Saturday, 17 June 2017, around 400 people celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Schilthornbahn AG. The public celebration in the village center of Mürren was well visited. In the evening, the 250 invited guests were treated to culinary delights on Piz Gloria summit. June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary that the Birg – Schilthorn section …

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Composer John Barry to receive memorial plaque

14 June 2017

John Barrys music is loved around the world and with scoring a total of eleven James Bond films, he shaped the sound of 007 like no other. Mixing classical, pop and jazz elements, Barry was one of the most successful film composers of the later twentieth century with over 120 scores for cinema and television and five …

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