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Deja Q Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-19-06 11:48 AM
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5. Given the Bond series often cherrypicked,
I have little qualms with any retconning. Many Bond movies took scenes from actual books, or changed things in books, and in the case of "Moonraker" had nothing to do with the book, but that was it.

Time will tell...
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  -Anyone see "Casino Royale" this weekend? Flaxbee  Nov-19-06 11:35 AM   #0 
  - Is there a Bond song for this movie ?  CarolinaPeridot   Nov-19-06 11:37 AM   #1 
  - Worst Bond song yet!  Lautremont   Nov-19-06 02:19 PM   #11 
     - While I agree it's unmemorable, I wouldn't say it's the worst yet  DinoBoy   Nov-19-06 02:40 PM   #13 
     - I think that if you're thinking the worst, a-ha singing "The Living Daylights"...  terrya   Nov-19-06 04:33 PM   #15 
     - There is, admittedly, a lot of competition for that title.  Lautremont   Nov-19-06 05:01 PM   #16 
     - I disagree. Madonna was a disappointment... and even Tina Turner  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 05:27 PM   #18 
     - Madonna's "song" was a freaking travesty. n/t  Common Sense Party   Nov-20-06 12:38 AM   #30 
     - not memorable but i did like the song  JI7   Nov-19-06 10:43 PM   #26 
  - Yes, I did.  ZombieNixon   Nov-19-06 11:40 AM   #2 
  - Given the Bond series often cherrypicked,  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 11:48 AM   #5 
  - thanks!  Flaxbee   Nov-19-06 11:49 AM   #6 
  - I enjoyed it . . .  Ekirh   Nov-19-06 11:43 AM   #3 
  - From everything I've read,  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 11:46 AM   #4 
  - I saw it, it's excellent. I'll try not to spoil anything...  Alexander   Nov-19-06 12:07 PM   #7 
  - Seconded - excellent response.  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 08:41 PM   #22 
  - Loved it.  swimboy   Nov-19-06 12:21 PM   #8 
  - When will they ever show Bond's Bentley?  CanuckAmok   Nov-19-06 01:05 PM   #9 
     - It looks good. Daniel Craig is smoking hot.  Neshanic   Nov-19-06 01:27 PM   #10 
     - I think Bond drove it in "From Russia with Love"  terrya   Nov-19-06 04:32 PM   #14 
     - In the novel "Casino Royale" he was driving a 1930 supercharged Bentley.  Spider Jerusalem   Nov-19-06 08:39 PM   #21 
        - Yes!  CanuckAmok   Nov-19-06 11:37 PM   #28 
  - It's quite possibly the best Bond film ever; certainly the best in 20+ years  DinoBoy   Nov-19-06 02:39 PM   #12 
  - The overall best in 16 years; in some ways THE best ever... (SPOILER WARNING)  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 05:26 PM   #17 
     - On your Pro List, #10  NewJeffCT   Nov-19-06 09:08 PM   #23 
     - Really? Which ones? I've never heard of this.  Alexander   Nov-20-06 12:06 AM   #29 
     - I mostly agree with you.  Lautremont   Nov-19-06 10:25 PM   #24 
  - Would someone please explain what "retcon" means? Thanks! nt  Sacajawea   Nov-19-06 08:33 PM   #19 
  - Retroactive continuity (or revised continuity)  HypnoToad   Nov-19-06 08:39 PM   #20 
  - yes, and i think this Bond is wayyyyyy hottttt  JI7   Nov-19-06 10:41 PM   #25 
  - to me, the new guy looks like a more plausible Bond...  bridgit   Nov-19-06 10:45 PM   #27 
  - it will be fhe first Bond movie I have ever wanted to see  Skittles   Nov-20-06 01:22 AM   #31 
  - Yeah, it was terrific  Frank Cannon   Nov-20-06 07:51 AM   #32 
  - Good film, harsh, violent, sense that the characters were ...  Deep13   Nov-20-06 08:12 AM   #33 
  - Yes and it kicked serious butt.  Bassic   Nov-20-06 08:14 AM   #34 
  - Loved. it. Craig is the best Bond EVER---  wildhorses   Nov-20-06 08:23 AM   #35 
 

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