By Roger Lewis for the Daily Mail. A Hollywood mogul once said to me that studios are like banks — interested only in playing about with large sums of money. Making movies has nothing to do with art or uplift, only profitability. A new book explores the behind the scenes making of James Bond. Never lacking in confidence, Cubby soon set himself up as an independent producer of war films and historical romps. Amazingly, no one else agreed. The general view was that the paperbacks were trashy potboilers, unworthy even of television adaptation. By the age of 15, Harry had been touring Europe on his own, managing travelling circuses. Elephants, he discovered, may cost a fortune to feed and transport, but they are what the public pays to see. Give them elephants.
The character appeared in a series of twelve novels and two short story collections written by Fleming and a number of continuation novels and spin-off works after Fleming's death in There have been twenty-seven films in total, produced between and Fleming portrayed Bond as a tall, athletic, handsome secret agent in his thirties or forties; he has several vices, including drinking, smoking, gambling, automobiles and womanising. He is an exceptional marksman, and he is skilled in unarmed combat, skiing, swimming and golf. While Bond kills without hesitation or regret, he usually kills only when carrying out orders, while acting in self-defence, and occasionally as revenge. American actor Barry Nelson was the first to portray Bond on screen, in a television adaptation, " Casino Royale ". In , Eon Productions began work on Dr. No , an adaptation of the novel of the same name. The result was a film that spawned a series of twenty-four films produced by Eon Productions and two independent films. Fleming was appalled at the selection of the uncouth year-old Scottish actor, considering him the antithesis of his character.
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