No Time to Die production thread (MINOR SPOILERS ALLOWED)

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    I almost immediately thought of High Time To Kill too. :) It’s a pity they can’t use some of the excellent titles from the continuation novels.

    I still think that it would have been cooler to have revealed the title in the first trailer like with The Rise Of Skywalker.
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    Bounine wrote: »
    I almost immediately thought of High Time To Kill too. :) It’s a pity they can’t use some of the excellent titles from the continuation novels.

    I still think that it would have been cooler to have revealed the title in the first trailer like with The Rise Of Skywalker.

    Oh that would of been excellent title. High Time To Kill is one my of my favorite none Fleming Bond novels.
  • DenbighDenbigh UK
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    Also for everyone thinking Rami Malek is gonna look to Dr. No for inspiration...

    (Dr) No Time to Die ;) Just a bit of fun haha
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    We had a lot dr no references in spectre no need for more. No time to die needs to make new classic moments that future films can reference.
  • DenbighDenbigh UK
    edited August 2019 Posts: 2,700
    Tuck91 wrote: »
    We had a lot dr no references in spectre no need for more. No time to die needs to make new classic moments that future films can reference.
    Malek looking at Dr. No for inspiration doesn't necessarily mean references. I' m not even 100% sure he is, I just know that there's a been a few discussions about Rami Malek and Dr. No.
  • SuperintendentSuperintendent A separate pool. For sharks, no less.
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    NTTD is not a bad title. Nothing spectacular, but good enough. A safe choice I think.

    What's more important is what the movie will be like. I'm not too happy it's sort of a SP sequel, but let's see how it pans out.
  • DenbighDenbigh UK
    edited August 2019 Posts: 2,700
    I thought I'd do the honours of turning it into somewhat of a teaser poster. Might throw in Daniel Craig when I can get a good enough quality one. You should be able to see the gunbarrel. I didn't realise how dark it was while I was editing it haha.

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    I love the font of the title too. I'm pretty pleased with what we ended up getting. The main complaints seem to be that "Die" is overused and that it's generic, but from my perspective it just gives it a nice, familiar kind of flair. I mean there are also 3 "Gold" titles and a couple "Kill" titles. It's been 17 (will be 18 when it releases) years since we had "Die," which is long enough of a space I think to not make it too repetitive.
  • BibiBibi Washington
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    I was checking out the wikia for the film, and there’s a bad guy named Waldo. Will Bond spend most of the movie looking for him? Lol.
  • DenbighDenbigh UK
    edited August 2019 Posts: 2,700
    Also just thought I'd put all the Craig films together...

    Casino Royale (2006)
    Quantum of Solace (2008)
    Skyfall (2012)
    Spectre (2015)
    No Time to Die (2020)
  • chrisisallchrisisall Brosnan Defender Of The Realm
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    Is it really "No Time To Lie"? EON has that L & D switch problem, remember? ;)
  • RichardTheBruceRichardTheBruce I'm motivated by my Duty.
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    Denbigh wrote: »
    Also just thought I'd put all the Craig films together...

    Casino Royale (2006)
    Quantum of Solace (2008)
    Skyfall (2012)
    Spectre (2015)
    No Time to Die (2020)

    At this point in time it looks sort of random, @Denbigh. Surely the filmmakers will tie everything together nicely with the title for Craig in BOND 26.

    No Time to Lie. Hmm. Better than No Time to Spy.
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    No time to die really sticks out
    Denbigh wrote: »
    Also just thought I'd put all the Craig films together...

    Casino Royale (2006)
    Quantum of Solace (2008)
    Skyfall (2012)
    Spectre (2015)
    No Time to Die (2020)

    At this point in time it looks sort of random, @Denbigh. Surely the filmmakers will tie everything together nicely with the title for Craig in BOND 26.

    No Time to Lie. Hmm. Better than No Time to Spy.

  • RichardTheBruceRichardTheBruce I'm motivated by my Duty.
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    Those release dates do put on display the mission creep that occurred over time.

    With good intentions EON planned a 1.5 year follow-up to Casino Royale. It played out across films as 2 years (even overcoming the writers' strike on their own) then 4 years, 3 years, almost 5 years. Time to reverse that trend.

  • DonnyDB5DonnyDB5 Buffalo, New York
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    Even the titles in the Craig era have been pretty cool.
  • TripAcesTripAces Universal Exports
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    I love the gold "007"
  • NickTwentyTwoNickTwentyTwo Vancouver, BC, Canada
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    The font gives me a From Russia With Love vibe for some reason.
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    Well it was a good day for Bond & matrix fans.
  • MaxCasinoMaxCasino United States
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    They should have included Christoph Waltz as Blofeld in the press release. As a form of fighting back the backlash of making him a secret in Spectre.
  • 4EverBonded4EverBonded Dancing at midnight under the BeBop Moon
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    Gee, no "Genoma" or "Genome" in the title anywhere. ;) Fortunately.
  • TripAcesTripAces Universal Exports
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    This will be (it would seem) the only DC Bond film in which the title does not refer to a specific location or enemy.
  • edited August 2019 Posts: 2,454
    I like how they finally used a noticeably different font and retro at that. I’ve wanted this for years.

    As I said, I thought that it would be cool to reveal the title in the teaser but at the same time I like how Eon/Universal are being unpredictable and doing everything that the fans in general haven’t predicted. LOL.
  • The_Bleeding_HeartThe_Bleeding_Heart Oakland, CA
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    Okay... I’ll have to agree with some folks here who’ve said the title seems generic, dull, or safe. But it’s all about presentation, right? Based on the retro font alone, it’s so damn catchy and quite Bondian. Very elegant, to the point, and dangerous.
  • TripAces wrote: »
    This will be (it would seem) the only DC Bond film in which the title does not refer to a specific location or enemy.

    QoS doesn’t either

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    A couple other takeaways from the press release:

    -..."Daniel Craig, who returns for his fifth film as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007." This confirms Craig's Bond will still be 007 for at least some portion of the film.
    -Lea Seydoux got the third top billing after Craig and Malek. She will be a major player in the film, and probably the main Bond girl once more. I'm looking forward to her getting a better turn here than SP.
    -Despite the title reveal and cast listing, nothing else is really given away. I'm impressed by how secretive the production has been; my curiosity to find out more about the plot and characters is as strong as ever.
  • TripAces wrote: »
    This will be (it would seem) the only DC Bond film in which the title does not refer to a specific location or enemy.

    QoS doesn’t either

    Quantum was the enemy.
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    MaxCasino wrote: »
    They should have included Christoph Waltz as Blofeld in the press release. As a form of fighting back the backlash of making him a secret in Spectre.
    Maybe they will include him in the next few films as well, each time denying during the production that Waltz or Blofeld will be in the film :-)).
  • edited August 2019 Posts: 2,454
    Okay... I’ll have to agree with some folks here who’ve said the title seems generic, dull, or safe. But it’s all about presentation, right? Based on the retro font alone, it’s so damn catchy and quite Bondian. Very elegant, to the point, and dangerous.

    I generally agree with your post but it's not entirely about presentation but almost... :) The font looks good and adds to the overall impression it leaves with people but "No Time To Die" is a little on the bland side to me but there is something slightly poignant to it...
  • JeremyBondonJeremyBondon Seeking out odd jobs with Oddjob @Tangier
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    I immediately had to think of my favorite band:
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    Indeed 60s and I quite like it, even though it does sound a bit generic. But I'm mostly a Bond fan of the 60s and 80s, my preferred decades, 60s on top. I love classic Bond the most, for many reasons and NTTD seems to fit the bill. So far so good, gents, ladies.
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