The remarkable durability of the 007 saga would not have been possible if Sean Connery had not launched the franchise.
The spy film genre currently needs two things: a new James Bond, and an increase in clever female-driven spy films. These should be solved separately.
The essence of James Bond is not identity politics, but shooting a villain with a spear gun, making a joke, and getting the girl.
Unlike any other character in a long-running franchise, James Bond is a male fantasy figure. If you want a female British spy, don’t co-opt another that personifies masculinity.
A new novel reimagines James Bond as confronting feminism and gay rights, and only ends up making readers yearn for the timeless literary 007 of yesteryear.
James Bond is the rare franchise that both men and women love. Here are the most disappointing and most enchanting women featured over the years.
For all the progressive sex-positive, do what you want talk, movies seem to be downright scared to show anything related to sex. When it’s in Bond, you know it’s a thing.
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