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James Bond, Mission: Impossible and The Best of the Rest - covering spy movies from 1935 to the present - uncovering unique elements, interconnections and how real world events impact what goes into spy movies and lots more.

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May 31, 2022

Spy Movie News!  May 31 2022!  Be in the know!

June streaming releases for spy movies
Sean Connery’s DB5 (how much will it go for?)
Upcoming movies
The Gray Man
Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning – Part One
The Good Spy
The Hunt
The Black Kaiser and more!
And In Memoriam


May 27, 2022

Join Dan and Tom as they continue their search for more ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE filming locations in Portugal - this time, the road where Tracy is killed right after they leave their wedding reception!

Come on the road with us to Portugal for this on-location podcast episode!


May 17, 2022

Dan and Tom talk about Hitchcock's classic spy movie, NOTORIOUS, with Tony Lee Moral, author of three Alfred Hitchcock books, with a fourth, "Alfred Hitchcock: The Storyboards" available September 2023.   And in October 2022, "The Young Alfred Hitchcock's Movie Making Masterclass" is published - following the influences...

May 10, 2022

Deception: As spy movie fans, we know that deception is a key ingredient in espionage.

In World War II, the British tried many different forms of deception.  One of the most impactful deceptions from that war has inspired plot points in James Bond movies and was a key driver to the creation of the Hitchcock classic...

May 3, 2022

Bond in Latin American – again – women, impersonations, horses, min-jets, explosions, mustaches, a horse’s butts and more Moore quips in the Pre-Title Sequence to, Octopussy!

Is that micro- jet a real jet?

A Dirty Dozen reference? Goldfinger? Take a listen and see how the fake Colonel Toro does!

Join Dan, Tom and...