17. February 2016 16:18
Our friends at 007HomeVideo.com sent us these Early 80s CBS-Fox ads from the early 1980s promoting the releases of For Your Eyes Only and The Man With The Golden Gun on Video Cassette, and From Russia With Love on CED Video disc:
July Videodisc Release CED
Sean Connery is Secret Agent 007.
Perhaps the only Bond film to focus as much on romance as action-packed adventure, From Russia With Love present James Bond (Sean Connery) with the dashing, sophisticated style that has made him an international superstar. The story behind this Ian Fleming thriller concerns an international conspiracy to kill Agent 007, enticing him with a voluptuous girl (Daniela Bianchi). Through Istanbul and aboard the Orient Express, the suspense and adventure are totally captivating and undeniably "Bond".
118 Minutes - Color 1963
Catalog Number 4566-90
© 1982 CBS/Fox Company. All rights reserved.
For Your Eyes Only
ROGER MOORE as Ian Fleming's JAMES BOND 007
For Your Eyes Only
Suave Agent 007 to the rescue!
(Color. 1981) When a British Naval ship containing a top-secret nuclear sub tracking system is accidentally submerged. a crucial mission ensues as the British try to retrieve the weapon before the Russians do. This sets the scene For Your Eyes Only, featuring the suave and sophisticated James Bond (Roger Moore). Trying to keep the weapon from falling into Russian hands, Agent 007 becomes involved in several hair-raising chases, and death defying adventures which make this a classic in the rich Bond" tradition.
Catalog Number 4568-20,4568-30
NEW ON VIDEOCASSETTE
ALBERT R. BROCCOLI and HARRY SALTZMAN present
ROGER MOORE as JAMES ROND 007-
in IAN FLEMING’S
“The Man With The Golden Gun”
with CHRISTOPHER LEE • BRITT EKLAND..,
Bond, exotic locales, beautiful women and danger!
(Color. 1974) Roger Moore stars as the debonair spy Agent 007 in this ninth film in the popular James Bond series, MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN. Pitted against the sophisticated and deadly villain Scaramanga (Christopher Lee) and his arch rival Hi Fat (Richard Loo). Bond isassigned to recover a small piece of equipment which can be utilized to harness the sun's energy. His task is dangerous as he must elude Scaramanga and his unique weapon "the golden gun" However, he still finds time for his own beautiful women, Britt Ekland and Maude Adams. A delightful adventure, spectacular stunts and tongue-in-cheek humor. 125 Minutes
Catalog Number 4606-20, 4606-30
NEW ON VIDEOCASSETTE
Which inspired me to come up with this: A Spectre Ad circa 1982...
February Video Disc Release CED
Albert R. Broccoli's Eon Productions presents, Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in "Spectre" Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Dave Bautista, with Monica Bellucci & Ralph Fiennes as "M" music by Thomas Newman, director of photography: Hoyte Van Hoytema, FSF NSC, screenplay by John Logan and Neal Purvis & Robert Wade and Jez Butterworth, directed by Sam Mendes
A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as Spectre. Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh (Andrew Scott), the new head of the Centre for National Security, questions Bond’s actions and challenges the relevance of MI6, led by M (Ralph Fiennes). Bond covertly enlists Moneypenny (Naomie Harris) and Q (Ben Whishaw) to help him seek out Madeleine Swann (Léa Seydoux), the daughter of his old nemesis Mr White (Jesper Christensen), who may hold the clue to untangling the web of Spectre. As the daughter of an assassin, she understands Bond in a way most others cannot. As Bond ventures towards the heart of Spectre, he learns of a chilling connection between himself and the enemy he seeks, played by Christoph Waltz.
135 Minutes -- Color , 2015
Catalog Number 9867-90
Less colorful than the actual promotional materials, but more informative:
Together, you and Bond can make a killing
The Magic of Bond