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  1. The real-life gadgets James Bond's Q never dreamt ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Daily Mail

    ... weapons, but he may have inspired some of them - such as jetpacks and fake fingerprints. In the 1965 film 'Thunderball', viewers watched Bond, played by Sean Connery, soar through the air strapped to a jetpack that Q called the 'Bell Rocket Belt'. ...

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  2. The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra holds annual Gala - Bourbon & Bond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    ... bids if they can not attend on April 22nd. (tickets available on-line; winner need not be present to win). This "Thunderball" is BYOG/G (Bring your own Bond girl/guy), so pull out the tux / gown and your savoir faire /sensuality and discover ("For ...

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  3. MGM Faces Class Action Over James Bond Box Set Missing Two Bond FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... estate of Kevin McClory on the other. McClory, a screenwriter, worked with Bond author Ian Fleming in creating Thunderball , which then became a Fleming novel, and McClory later claimed co-authorship and the creation of characters and elements. ...

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  4. The packaging said: "All the Bond films gathered together for the first time."Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... estate of Kevin McClory on the other. McClory, a screenwriter, worked with Bond author Ian Fleming in creating Thunderball , which then became a Fleming novel, and McClory later claimed co-authorship and the creation of characters and elements. ...

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  5. Special Boat Service troops to use 'Jame Bond' stealth jetskisELITE...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Daily Star

    ... does not create any surface bubbles." James Bond's enemies use a similar device in the 1965 Sean Connery film Thunderball. The SBS, whose motto is Not By Strength, By Guile, was originally formed in 1940 as a section of the Royal Marines. It was ...

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  6. Stenson confirms he will compete in the Scottish OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... James '007' Bond fan and was thrilled to partner the now 87-year old Scot. "My favourite all-time Bond movie is Thunderball and that's how our golf game came about as I was down at The Exhumas in the Bahamas, and I jumped into the Thunderball Grotto ...

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  7. Classic Car Collectors Meet in France for Retromobile WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | 1560 KNZR

    ... . James Bond fans will want to seek out the 1964 Aston Martin DB5 driven by actor Sean Connery in Goldfinger and Thunderball .

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  8. Super Bowl I halftime took off with infamous rocket beltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. He also was a stunt double for Sean Connery as secret agent James Bond in "Thunderball." Suitor left Bell in 1970 and went to the work for the New York Power Authority. He still consults on jet pack related ...

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  9. Move over James Bond: A civilian pilot is being trained on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... an electric version The jetpack has been compared to the one used by Sean Connery as James Bond in the film Thunderball (pictured) The jetpack (pictured over the Thames) has a top speed of around 60mph and has a flight time of around 10 mintues The ...

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  10. Kino Lorber Dishes Details on A*P*E and One Million Years B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... by Don Chaffey (Jason and the Argonauts) and featured a strong supporting cast that included Martine Beswick (Thunderball), Robert Brown (The Living Daylights), Percy Herbert (Too Late the Hero) and Yvonne Horner (Prehistoric Women). The 100-minute ...

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  11. Today In History - December 21stRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | My Manitoba.com

    ... film producer Harry Saltzman and his partner Cubby Broccoli host the US premiere of their new James Bond movie, Thunderball, starring Sean Connery, at the Premier Showcase and Paramount theaters, where it plays around the clock; the picture will ...

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  12. James Bond Blu Ray CollectionRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Watersblogged

    ... discs. Sean Connery, Rodger Moore, Pierce Brosnan Sean Connery and Mish Moneypenny Dr No: From Russia With Love: Thunderball. Roger Moore with his safari suit: Live and Let Die: For Your Eyes Only: Pierce Brosnan- dry Irish wit: Die Another Day. ...

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  13. World's first commercially available jetpack is now on sale to 'well qualified buyers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... an electric version The jetpack has been compared to the one used by Sean Connery as James Bond in the film Thunderball (pictured) The pack itself is lightweight enough to be carried by a single person and can reportedly fly for up to 10 minutes and ...

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  14. Kenilworth's resident film star set for Hall of FameRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | Leamington Spa Courier

    ... Mr Cameron, who moved to Warwickshire in 2004, is well-known for his role as Pinder Romania in James Bond film Thunderball and starred in various other films including Inception, The Interpreter and The Queen. In 2009 Mr Cameron was awarded a CBE ...

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  15. Move over James Bond: Pilot takes to the skies in Britain's first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... an electric version The jetpack has been compared to the one used by Sean Connery as James Bond in the film Thunderball (pictured) 'We are getting a lot closer to launching a commercial product but there is still much further that we can take our ...

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  16. Jetpack pilot makes first ever UK flight, and you could soon get one... for a hefty priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    The firm behind the JB-10 Jetpack flying machine hopes to launch a version that could be on sale here by 2019 - but it will cost you A 196,000 The US firm behind the machine said it was hoping to launch an electric version that could be on sale here by 2019. One of the company's founders is Nelson Tyler, a Hollywood special affects legend who created the jetpack worn by Sean Connery in the James Bond movie Thunderball.

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  17. Celebrate James Bond's Anniversary With Our Bond Movie MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... stalked him since the film's first scenes still make up some of the most tense minutes in the entire series. Thunderball (1965) A SPECTRE agent captures nuclear bombs and holds the world for random. This film is perhaps the perfect distillation of ...

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  18. Iconic radio host John Aielli celebrates 50 years on Austin airwavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | CultureMap

    The year was 1966. A gallon of gasoline cost $.32. Star Trek, Bonanza, and Bewitched were hot on the tube. Thunderball and Dr. Zhivago with heart throbs; Sean Connery and Omar Sharif dominated the big screen; and the sounds of the Beatles, the ...

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  19. Things that happened on Nicole Kidman's Birthday over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Director Terence Young is born. Goes on to kick off the Bond franchise with Dr. No, From Russia With Love , and Thunderball and direct Audrey Hepburn to her last Oscar nomination for Wait Until Dark (1967) Highly uneven but sometimes great director ...

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