Ranking The Bonds: Thunderball

Alan wears his best eyepatch to hide some nuclear bombs while feeding Van to the sharks in the latest episode of the On Her Majesty Secret Podcast series Ranking the Bonds. Yes–it’s 1965’s THUNDERBALL! How do the lads rank the movie in terms of Villains, Henchmen, Bond Girls, Gadgets, and many more categories? Tune in and find out!

SpyHard with the Casino Royale Fun Movement

Alan had a great time joining the SpyHards Podcast crew recently, along with David Lowbridge-Ellis from Licence To Queer, for what must be the most in-depth, respectful, and informative discussion around the fascinating enigma that is Casino Royale ‘67 we’ve experienced to date. You can give it listen HERE

Ranking the Bonds: Goldfinger

In the latest episode of the new Ranking the Bonds series over on the On Her Majesty’s Secret Podcast network, Alan and Van revisit the third, and arguably most iconic entry in the Bond movie, Goldfinger. Just how much did we appreciate the visit to Southend Airport, and just how much fried chicken did Felix Leiter eat?

These and other important topics are discussed and scored, and you can join in the fun by CLICKING HERE.

Ranking the Bonds: From Russia With Love

This month From Russia With Love falls under the Ranking The Bonds spotlight at the On Her Majesty’s Secret Podcast network. How did Van and Alan score the different aspects of 007’s second cinematic outing this time around? And did they ever decide if Red Grant was the main villain or a henchman? Tune in and find out HERE.

Ranking The Bonds: Dr. No.

Alan and Van return to the On Her Majesty’s Secret Podcast network with a new show taking another look at the Bond movies through a different lens.

How do they rank the villains, the Bond Girls, the vehicles, the gadgets, and more-?? What has aged the best/worst?  Who gets the Double-Taking Pigeon Memorial Award? Will Alan go nuts when Van adds new categories in the middle of the show?? And how do they rank the film overall? Along with many more categories.

First up–Dr No!

It’s No Time To Die over at the OHMS Pod Network

After the short first reaction reviews, Van and Alan actually found time to sit down for two hours and have a more detailed discussion reflecting on our initial thoughts about the latest Bond movie, No Time To Die. – You can find the resulting conversation on the On Her Majesty’s Secret Podcast network by clicking HERE.

14 Connerys and No Bond

Over on the Her Majesty’s Secret Podcast network we took a look at Sir Sean Connery’s extensive movie career outside the world of 007, coming up with a list of 14 different movies to discuss from his earliest roles in the late 1950s up to his last movie in 2003.

The movies covered were:

  • Hell Drivers (1957)
  • Marnie (1964)
  • The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
  • A Bridge Too Far (1977)
  • The First Great Train Robbery (1978)
  • Outland (1981)
  • Highlander (1986)
  • The Name of the Rose (1986)
  • Untouchables (1987)
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
  • The Hunt For Red October (1990)
  • Rising Sun (1993)
  • The Rock (1996)
  • League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)

Tune in to see if you agree with our assessments and recommendations on which from the list are worth a watch.

OHMS Pod visits Casino Royale – Twice

Whether parachuting alongside Native Americans into a casino, playing their heavenly harps, or hanging out with “Jimmy Bond,” Alan and Van are having an… interesting… time discussing the 1954 and 1967 productions of CASINO ROYALE in the latest OHMS Podcast movie review episode.

Tune in and listen HERE.

OHMSPod goes unofficial with a review of Never Say Never Again

Alan is wearing his best toupee, and Van is rounding up all the free radicals, so it must be time to review NEVER SAY NEVER AGAIN, Sean Connery’s 1983 return to the role of James Bond and a sort-of remake of THUNDERBALL!

You can check out what we thought HERE.

OHMSPod Reaches a Mission Milestone with a Review of SPECTRE

Alan and Van (the authors of all your Bond pain) dive into the return of Blofeld in 2015’s massive SPECTRE. Hopefully it’s more fun than a drill in the skull!

We made it! All 24 EON Bond films reviewed, just in time for Bond 25.

You can listen to the SPECTRE review HERE

And the full archive of our thoughts and ramblings about all 24 movies can be found HERE