Bond Girls Are Forever

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Bond Girls Are Forever
DVD cover
Produced by Maryam d'Abo
Starring Maryam d'Abo, Halle Berry, Ursula Andress, Honor Blackman, Luciana Paluzzi, Jill St. John, Jane Seymour, Maud Adams, Lois Chiles, Carey Lowell, Michelle Yeoh, Judi Dench, Samantha Bond, Rosamund Pike
Cinematography Brian Pratt
Edited by Kevin Bourque, Harry Watson
Planet Grande Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Distributed by MGM Domestic Television Distribution
Release dates
  • November 6, 2002 (2002-11-06) (United States)
Running time
46 min (USA)
49 min (updated) (DVD) (Finland)
Country United States
Language English
Bond Girls Are Forever
Boxtree British hardcover edition
Author John Cork
Maryam d'Abo
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Series James Bond
Genre Documentary
Publisher Boxtree Ltd.
Publication date
2002 (Documentary)
2003 (Book)
Media type Print (Hardcover)
TV film
Pages 192 pp.
ISBN 0-7522-1550-7
OCLC 52785338

Bond Girls Are Forever is a 2002 James Bond documentary film hosted by actress Maryam d'Abo, who had played the role of Kara Milovy in the 15th James Bond film The Living Daylights. It was accompanied by a 2003 book written by John Cork and d'Abo. The book is subtitled The Women of James Bond. Both the film and the book is a tribute to the elite club of women who have played the role of a Bond girl.[1]

The TV film, which was released in November 2002 alongside Die Another Day features interviews with a number of Bond girls who were featured throughout the film franchise between the first James Bond film, Dr. No (1962) starring Ursula Andress and the then-current 20th film Die Another Day starring Halle Berry. In 2003, the documentary was released on DVD and offered as a free gift with the purchase of Die Another Day on DVD by some retailers.

In 2006, a new version of the documentary, updated to include interviews with cast from Casino Royale and edited to include commercial breaks, was produced for the AMC network and was later released as a bonus feature on the March 2007 DVD and Blu-ray editions of Casino Royale.

A new 2012 version was shown on the Sky Movies 007 channel in the UK to include Quantum of Solace and Skyfall.

Emmy award–winning singer and songwriter Faith Rivera performed a rendition of "Nobody Does It Better" over the closing credits of the documentary.

Bond girls interviewed in order[edit]


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