The Guns Of James Bond

Taken from the Dr. No 2007 DVD Special Features:

I believe the His Name Is James Bond song said it best:

I need heaps of gadgets cause I carry a shit gun / after killing my enemies I like to make shit puns

I’m still looking forward to SkyFall (Release Date November 9th).  I’m actually considering breaking my no theater streak to see it.


Hat tip: Jay



dave w July 16, 2012 at 12:36 am

OMG someone in the uk with guns! scream, faint
oh its ok, now i have woken up they are all gone and everything is in color now.
Whats the word on skyfall? as meh as the last few or looking promising?


editor July 16, 2012 at 12:52 am

Are we use to be a gun heavy hobby nation, then Hungerford and Dunblaine happened, and away they went!

Interesting video, always liked the original Q (quartermaster) figure in the books. Wonder how he would of rated the Walther P99 – though I see the PPK is back in Skyfall??


Poppy July 16, 2012 at 02:56 am

What’s wrong with theaters?


Jon July 16, 2012 at 07:31 am

I wonder if that guy immigrated to the US when the UK outlawed guns..


BrowningBottoms July 16, 2012 at 10:58 am

He’s probably long since dead, but it would be interesting to find out.


dave w July 16, 2012 at 09:31 pm

they never actually outlawed guns, just made them harder to get and put restrictions on some, then others and as if by magic you are a criminal if you want to shoot stuff.


Dom P. July 16, 2012 at 01:52 pm

Haha he shoots a .44 like a girl!


Church July 16, 2012 at 04:29 pm

2:07 – Camera man in line of fire… lol
Good thing he didn’t quick fire 2 shots with that .44 or he wouldn’t have a face from the 2nd shot.


EnfieldEM2 July 16, 2012 at 05:32 pm

Well that had a heaping helping of unsafe procedures, but his comments about nonsense about guns in books was pretty intresting. I remember reading an epicly terrible book called crooked little vein written by an Englishman who refered to the Ruger 44 Blackhawk as being “so powerful that if you shot a deer with it it would die like god himself came down from heaven and punched it in the head.”

Bloody toff.


Peter in DC July 16, 2012 at 09:20 pm

Mr. Boothroyd. One of the last free men in the UK.


BrowningBottoms July 17, 2012 at 08:21 am


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