Spectre (2015) is the twenty-fourth James Bond film produced by Eon Productions. It features Daniel Craig in his fourth performance as James Bond, and Christoph Waltz as Ernst Stavro Blofeld, with the film marking the character’s re-introduction into the series. It was directed by Sam Mendes as his second James Bond film following Skyfall, and was written by John Logan,Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and Jez Butterworth. It is distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) and Columbia Pictures. With a budget of over $300 million, it is the second most expensive film ever made.
The story features James Bond’s first encounter with the global criminal organisation Spectre, marking the group’s first appearance in an Eon Productions film since 1971’s Diamonds Are Forever. Many recurring James Bond characters return, with the new additions of Léa Seydoux as Dr. Madeleine Swann, Dave Bautista as Mr. Hinx, and Monica Bellucci as Lucia Sciarra.
Spectre was released on 26 October 2015 in the United Kingdom on the same night as the world premiere at the Royal Albert Hallin London, followed by a worldwide release. The film has received mostly positive early reviews from critics.
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|Directed by||Sam Mendes|
|Based on||James Bond
by Ian Fleming
|Music by||Thomas Newman|
|Cinematography||Hoyte van Hoytema|
|Edited by||Lee Smith|
|Box office||$9.2 million|