Prime Video will celebrate 60 Years Of Bond with all 25 Bond films. AND will premiere The Sound of 007 Documentary and The Sound of 007: LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall Music Special
With the 60th anniversary of James Bond right around the corner, Prime Video is setting up to celebrate the day in style. Not only has the streamer announced that all 25 Bond films will be available to stream in the U.S., U.K, and other key territories; but fans can look forward to an all-new documentary celebrating the music of Bond. And if that isn’t enough, fans can immerse themselves in a special live performance from the Royal Albert Hall.
Titled The Sound of 007, the documentary pulls back the curtain on the remarkable history of six decades of James Bond music and will explore every Bond song from Dr. No to No Time To Die. And if that isn’t enough to have you reaching for your license to kill, The Sound of 007: LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall is an exclusive recording of the official charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall on October 4. But don’t take my word for it. Grab your vodka martini, shake it, don’t stir it, and check out the full reveal below.
LICENCE TO PRIME!
Prime Video announced today that 25 James Bond films will be available to stream in the U.S., U.K, and other key territories as part of the 60th-anniversary celebration of the legendary film franchise. Prime Video also unveiled the official posters and trailers for the 60th-anniversary celebration and forThe Sound of 007,a Mat Whitecross-helmed feature documentary about the remarkable history of six decades of James Bond music that will premiere exclusively on Prime Video in 240 countries and territories worldwide. All 25 of the Bond franchise films andThe Sound of 007will be available on October 5.
Additionally, following the live October 4 EON Productions and David Arnold-created charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall, Prime Video will globally stream an exclusive recording of the show—The Sound of 007: LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall. At the event, guest vocalists and a host of stars will perform iconic Bond themes.
007 ON PRIME
The 25 films coming to Prime Video in the U.S., U.K., Australia, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico/Latin America (excluding Brazil), Spain, and Southeast Asia for a limited time are Dr. No, From Russia with Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Diamonds Are Forever, Live and Let Die, The Man with the Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy, A View to a Kill, The Living Daylights, Licence to Kill, GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough, Die Another Day, Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, Spectre, and No Time To Die. With the exception of No Time To Die, the 24 films will be available for a limited time in territories including Germany, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Brazil.
THE SOUND OF 007
The Sound of 007 was directed by BIFA- and BAFTA-nominee Mat Whitecross (The Kings, Oasis: Supersonic, The Road to Guantánamo) for Prime Video and MGM. The feature documentary pulls back the curtain on the remarkable history of six decades of James Bond music, taking viewers on a journey from Sean Connery’s Dr. No through to Daniel Craig’s final outing in No Time To Die. Produced by John Battsek at Ventureland, MGM, and EON Productions, the film charts the incredible history of the music, enthralling true tales behind the tunes and famous faces who have recorded some of the most beloved soundtracks in cinema.
THE SOUND OF 007: LIVE!
The Sound of 007: LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall is an exclusive recording of the official charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall on October 4. Guest vocalists will join a line up curated by five-time Bond composer David Arnold. The concert marks 60 years since the world premiere of Dr. No, the first 007 film, on October 5, 1962. Honoring the franchise’s long tradition of supporting charitable causes, the proceeds of The Sound of 007: LIVE from the Royal Albert Hall will benefit two music charities: Nordoff Robbins and The BRIT Trust. Following the concert, a custom Duesenberg guitar signed by Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli, David Arnold, and the artists will be auctioned online at Christie’s to raise additional funds for the music charities.
Additionally, Prime Video’s celebrations will stretch into Amazon Music which will feature an all-new James Bond playlist. Designed as a part of the [RE]DISCOVER series, the playlist will spotlight the iconic songs that have defined the Bond franchise.
For more information on Bond’s 60th anniversary and the October 4 official charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall, please visit www.007.com.
SAVE THE DATE
What an awesome way to celebrate James Bond day. Movies, music, documentaries, and a live concert! What more could a Bond fan ask for? And with all that hitting Prime Video on the same day, October 5th just went from cool to AWESOME. From Sean Connery to Roger Moore, and Timothy Dalton to Daniel Craig, all the Bonds will be in one place. And that alone is cause for celebration! So, dust off your tuxedo, polish the Aston Martin, and jet off to Prime Video. You’ll never say Never Say Never Again!
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