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Lee Child’s Jack Reacher Comes to the Screen
In the Form of Tom Cruise as the Avenger

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012
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Ever since word got out that Lee Child’s renegade character, Jack Reacher, would be coming to the big screen, fans have been anticipating his arrival.

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Downton Christmas

Before Downton Abbey – Where the Stars Shone

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
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Downton Abbey’s Season 3 will begin January 6, 2013, on PBS and excitement is growing. First Lady Michelle Obama, a big fan of the show,

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Bond Villains – Evil, Diabolical, and Fascinating

Saturday, November 17th, 2012
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There were spies everywhere—on stage, in the audience, lurking in the corridors. Once they lived clandestine lives, spying for their countries, facing dangers, risking their

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Peter Earnest

The Spy Museum’s Peter Earnest:
Why We Love James Bond

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012
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Peter Earnest believes the new James Bond film, Skyfall, may be the best in the franchise’s 50 year history. He also gives high marks to

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Daniel

Daniel Craig – A Leaner, Meaner Bond

Monday, November 12th, 2012
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You might believe the title of the new James Bond film, Skyfall, has to do with 007 taking a plunge into the Turkish sea even

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Jeremy

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012
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Oh, how we long for the early days of 007, when James Bond battled Communists. Remember Lotte Lenya as the SPECTRE agent Rosa Klebbe who

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Flynn and Provenza

Tony Denison aka Andy Flynn Talks About
The Closer, Major Crimes, and Provenza (G.W. Bailey)

Monday, July 16th, 2012
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They are Abbott and Costello, yin and yang, Frick and Frack. They have even inspired a nickname, “Flyvenza.” While Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson played

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Gary and Chess

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy—It’s No James Bond

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012
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“These days nothing is genuine.” So grumbles Control (a wonderfully misanthropic John Hurt), the head of the Circus—aka British intelligence—and, he’s right. Tinker Tailor Soldier

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