This Week on the Box





Sun 25/3 "Skyfall" 20:00 (GMT) ITV 2
Wed 28/3 "The Cars of James Bond" 08:00 (GMT) Forces TV
Wed 28/3 "SPECTRE" 19:00 (ET/PT) FX
Thu 29/3 "The Cars of James Bond" 04:00
08:00 (GMT)
Forces TV
Thu 29/3 "Diamonds Are Forever" 22:00 (GMT) ITV 4
Fri 30/3 "The Cars of James Bond" 04:00 (GMT) Forces TV

James Bond Marathon on MGM HD

You Only Live Twice
MGM HD will be hosting a Sean Connery themed James Bond marathon on Saturday, 24 March, 2018.

2:00 PM – ‘Dr. No’ (1962)
4:10 PM – ‘From Russia with Love’ (1963)
6:30 PM – ‘Goldfinger’ (1964)
8:45 PM – ‘Thunderball’ (1965)
11:15 PM – ‘You Only Live Twice’ (1967)

Nova to Distribute James Bond Films in Greece and Cyprus

Nova, one of Greece’s leading providers of bundled home entertainment and communication services, has signed a new agreement with Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM), securing rights to a selection of its most successful new and classic content.

The deal includes all four James Bond movies starring Daniel Craig, and Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning TV series The Handmaid’s Tale for Greece and Cyprus. In March, Nova will exclusively première the latter, marking the début of the critically-acclaimed series on Greek television, and it will be also available through Nova On Demand and Nova Go catch-up and video-on-demand (VOD) services.

As regards the MGM films, Nova will distribute these via the Novacinema channels in Greece and Cyprus and they will be also available through Nova On Demand and Nova Go services. In addition to recent Bond films Skyfall, Quantum of Solace, Casino Royale and Spectre, movie content will include Rocky film Creed and the re-imaginations of the classics Ben-Hur, The Magnificent Seven and Hercules.

Commenting on the agreement, Katerina Kaskanioti, pay-TV executive director at Nova parent Forthnet, said: “We are delighted to have concluded a new deal with MGM. The new additions prove, once more, our commitment to continuously enrich our entertainment line-up with top class films and series.”

Press Release: Rapid TV News.

James Bond Featured on ‘Europa filmowa’

Europa filmowa James BondPolish actor Rafał Zawierucha embarks on a journey through Europe taking viewers to the locations where some of Europe and the worlds most famous films were shot. Episode 10 will focus on the James Bond films, and includes interviews with special effects crew from ‘The World Is Not Enough’ (1999), and will air on Sunday, 11 March, 2018 on Canal + Discovery HD.

“Aktor Rafał Zawierucha wyrusza w podróż po Europie śladami największych europejskich i światowych dzieł filmowych, pokazując widzom miejsca, gdzie kręcono do nich zdjęcia. Londyn ma bardzo długą filmową biografię. To tu rodzili się wybitni reżyserzy i aktorzy tacy jak Alfred Hitchcock czy Charlie Chaplin. To tu kręci się najwięcej filmów, bo to miasto to prawie jak jedna, wielka filmowa scenografia. Na trasie europejskiej podróży prowadzącego znajdują się oprócz Londynu m.in. Rzym, Praga, Paryż, Toskania i Prowansja.”

Program: ‘Europa filmowa’
Episode: 10
Channel: Canal + Discovery HD
Date: Sunday, 11 March, 2018
              Monday, 12 March, 2018
              Tuesday, 13 March, 2018
              Thursday, 22 March, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM (CET)
              10:20 PM (CET)
              9:10 AM (CET)
              9:30 PM (CET)

‘Casino Royale’ Film Screening to Benefit the Coastal Children’s Museum

Casino Royale The Strand Theatre will be hosting ‘Shaken, Not Stirred’, the second annual James Bond themed fundraiser for the Coastal Children’s Museum on Friday, March 9, 2018. The evening will feature a special screening of ‘Casino Royale’, a pre-screening VIP cocktail party, and a raffle to win James Bond themed baskets filled with things to eat, do, and see on the Midcoast. All funds go towards continuing to provide quality educational programming and exhibits for the children of Midcoast, Maine.

Film: ‘Casino Royale’ (2006)
Location: The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland, Maine, USA
Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
Time: 7:00PM (ET)
Tickets: $10 (General Admission)