Foxtel to Launch James Bond Pop Up Channel

007 LogoFoxtel Movies are set to showcase a stunning collection of James Bond films on an exclusive Bond pop-up channel in August.

The pop-up will broadcast a stellar lineup of 24 movies in the iconic series from EON Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios (MGM), plus two additional movies, the James Bond spoof ‘Casino Royale’ (1967) and ‘Never Say Never Again’ (1983).

Featuring all the great actors who have played the beloved 007 character; Sean Connery, George Lazenby, David Niven, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig, the collection will be available to Foxtel Movies and Foxtel Platinum subscribers, from Friday, August 11 to Sunday, August 20, 2017.

The ten-day movie marathon will launch with the first film in the Bond series released 55 years ago, ‘Dr No’ and will run through to the very latest Bond film and box office smash, ‘SPECTRE’.

The Bond pop-up channel will be available in HD (to those subscribed to HD pack) for Foxtel Movies and Foxtel Platinum subscribers on channel 400. Channel 400 is now home to a series of hugely popular and exclusive pop-up movie events and is also available to stream on Foxtel Now.

The Bond pop-up movies will also be available to watch from Foxtel’s on demand library, or streamed on demand on Foxtel’s streaming service, Foxtel Now.

Press Release: Foxtel.

‘Becoming Bond’ Canadian TV Premiere

Becoming Bond Poster ‘Becoming Bond’ will premiere on Canadian television on Sunday, 6 August, 2017 on the Movie Network, followed by ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’.

Film: ‘Becoming Bond’
Channel: The Movie Network
Date: Sunday, 6 August, 2017
Time: 9:00PM (ET) / 8:00PM (PT)

Film: ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’
Channel: The Movie Network
Date: Sunday, 6 August, 2017
Time: 10:30PM (ET) /9:30PM (PT)

‘For Your Eyes Only’ to Screen at CAPA

For Your Eyes OnlyCelebrating its 47th anniversary, the CAPA Summer Movie Series, America’s longest-running classic film series, will screen ‘For Your Eyes Only’ on Wednesday, 2 August and Thursday, 3 August, 2017 at the historic Ohio Theatre.

Day-of-show tickets to individual films are $5 and go on sale one hour prior to show time at the Ohio Theatre kiosk. All tickets are general admission and seating is on a first come, first served basis.

Date: Wednesday, 2 August /// Thursday, 3 August, 2017
Time: 7:30PM (ET/PT)
Location: Ohio Theatre, 39 E. State St., Columbus, Ohio
Tickets: $5

Bond 25 to be Released in 2019

James Bond will return to US cinemas on November 8, 2019 with a traditional earlier release in the UK and the rest of the world. Bond 25, the next adventure in the long-running action franchise, will be written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, long time collaborators and writers on previous Bond films including CASINO ROYALE, QUANTUM OF SOLACE, SKYFALL and SPECTRE. The film will be produced by Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli. Additional details regarding distribution, including international release dates, the film’s cast and director, will be announced at a later date.

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Movies Under the Stars Presents ‘You Only Live Twice’

You Only Live Twice The Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park will screen ‘You Only Live Twice’ on Saturday, 15 July, 2017 as part of their ‘Movies Under the Stars’ series. Access to the ranch begins at 7:00PM, and the evening will include trivia on the film with prizes before the screening.

Date: Saturday, 15 July, 2017
Time: 7:00PM (ET/PT)
Location: Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, Johnson City, Texas, USA
Tickets: Free