back to article SPECTRE-tacular: New trailer out for Bond 24. But where's the pussy?

James Bond fans chomping at the bit to enjoy the forthcoming 24th cinematic outing for 007 can avail themselves of a light aperitif in the form of the full-length Spectre trailer. According to the blurb accompanying the vid: A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually …

  1. wyatt
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    Looking forward to it! If you view on youtube it runs onto another video about the Aston Martin+Jag, then one about design which are worth a few minutes.

  2. Anonymous Coward
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    No cat... go see

    1. stucs201

      Re: No cat...

      No cat is so wrong for a Bond film. We used to get Pussy Galore.

      1. Khaptain Silver badge

        Re: No cat...

        Even though Monica is ageing a bit, she is still an lovely piece of ......... woman ....... all Italian woman.

        The trailer looks pretty good, action packed and sinister.... Can't wait for the torrent official release..

        1. Unep Eurobats

          Re: No cat...

          No removable battery, no SD card...

          I'll stick with my trusty George Lazenby thank you very much.

      2. Stumpy

        Re: No cat...

        I haven't got pussy galore in years *sigh*

  3. Sealand

    Looking forward to it also.

    Going back to the story origins with current movie tech is so the right thing to do.

    1. Dan 55 Silver badge

      You mean if they don't have a book to borrow heavily from it turns out a bit naff?

      See Quantum of Solace. And Skyfall (although I hear there some people who like that).

      1. WonkoTheSane Silver badge

        It seems this turns QoS & Skyfall into a trilogy.

        1. AMBxx Silver badge
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          Surely just a remake of the same thing over and over again?

          Like ground hog day - keep remaking the same film until people realise and stop paying.

    2. John Brown (no body) Silver badge

      "Going back to the story origins with current movie tech is so the right thing to do."

      I'm of the opposite opinion and can't see the point in re-doing a story already done that doesn't actually need new technology and new special effects.

      A good sci-fi story that needs special effects and that can be improved with better, more realistic effects usually does work IMHO.

  4. markowen58

    One bit I did pick up on, thanks to a still over on the independent site, is that Waltz's character is wearing a Nehru suit. No white fluff on it though.

  5. Anonymous Coward
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    The cat thing is obvious.

    That cat stroking scene was taped in an era before micro electronics.

    Nowadays you have to be very, very careful with static electricity, and a James Bond with an earthing strap would just not look *quite* as fashionable.

    Looking forward to this - I hope the story lives up to the quality of the actors in this one.

    1. Yet Another Anonymous coward Silver badge

      Re: The cat thing is obvious.

      It's only a problem with fake cats - real cats would be properly earthed by having their claws embedded in your leg.

  6. Anonymous Coward
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    Jim Moriarty is in charge of National Security?!! The games afoot...

  7. Chozo

    That's better..

    nice to see Q branch have been busy

  8. returnmyjedi
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    The snippet of music from On Her Majesty's Secret Service was rather wonderful but makes me wistful for John Barry and David Arnold's scores. Thomas Newman's score for Skyfall was as dull and generic as Adele's dreary theme song.

  9. JustNiz

    I'm glad they seem to be finally understanding that we don't want yet another remake of mission impossible.

    What actually makes Bond so entertaining is all the 60's cliches, gadgets, comedy, caddish style, sports cars and blatantly sexist womanizing. More of all of that please.

  10. Chris G Silver badge

    Exactly! All those un-PC things that made the Bond genre successful and on the PC side, Bond films have always had plenty of empowered women in them.

  11. Zog_but_not_the_first Silver badge

    A pity...

    I was expecting it Mr Bond.

    Mine's the silky one that sheds all over your carpet.

  12. Fruit and Nutcase Silver badge

    Product Placement

    Has Q branch given 007 an iWatch?

  13. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    No, Mr Bond ...

    I expect you to d ... sorry, wrong villain.

  14. NanoMeter

    I'm expecting

    A galore of pussies in this movie!

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