Issue Archives

Below is the complete history of MI6 Confidential. View only those issues currently available.

Issue 38 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 38

bond girls are forever

  • Samantha Bond’s stint as the iconic secretary
  • A glimpse of Fleming’s characters in comic strip form
  • Lightning Q&A with some of Bond’s brushes through the decades
  • The feminine power of the 21st century Bond woman
  • And much more...
Issue 37 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 37

decades in design

  • Peter Lamont remembers his last thirty years with Bond
  • Author & illustrator Mike Grell revisits his 'Permission To Die'
  • A look back at the promotional tie-ins of the '70s and '80s
  • The history of Geoffrey Jenkins' lost Bond novel
  • And much more...
Issue 36 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 36

chris corbould's vfx from spy to spectre

  • Award-winning special effects supervisor Chris Corbould
  • Pre-production for OHMSS in Switzerland
  • The late director Guy Hamilton remembered
  • The NASA advisor who worked with EON to keep Moonraker grounded
  • And much more...
Issue 35 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 35

special visual effects

  • SPECTRE's visual effects
  • The work and life of the late Ken Adam celebrated
  • Steve Cole on his second Young Bond adventure
  • John le Carré\'s Night Manager is a slick new miniseries
  • And much more...
Issue 34 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 34

around the world with spectre

  • SPECTRE at the box office
  • Gregg Wilson on the bigger, bolder Bond
  • Ben Whishaw & Naomie Harris discuss returning to the franchise
  • The promotional partners and tie-in campaigns
  • And much more...
Issue 33 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 33

daniel craig talks spectre

  • Around The World With SPECTRE
  • Daniel Craig on his commitment to the 007 role
  • Broccoli & Wilson praise their team
  • Léa Seydoux plays coy about Madeleine's influence on Bond
  • And much more...
Issue 32 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 32

spectre second unit

  • Behind the scenes with the SPECTRE second unit
  • Rare photos from the Licence To Kill Key West shoot
  • Author Donald Westlake and his Bond 18 treatment
  • Celebrating 50 years of Thunderball
  • And much more...
Issue 31 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 31

bond reloaded

  • An exclusive interview with director Martin Campbell
  • The publicity and premiere for GoldenEye
  • Cinematographer Phil Meheux on setting the tone
  • Filming the action for Pierce Brosnan's debut
  • And much more...
Issue 30 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 30

monorail trilogy

  • The 'monorail trillogy': the Bond films of Lewis Gilbert
  • Sir Ken Adam reflects on designing Bond
  • A tribute to the late, great Jaws actor, Richard Kiel
  • Fleming's connection with the author/screenwriter, Roald Dahl
  • And much more...
Issue 29 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 29

snowbound

  • An early look at the production of Bond 24, now known as SPECTRE
  • The master villain, Blofeld, and his organisation on screen
  • When the Thunderball producer, Kevin McClory reflected on 007 in 1979
  • The complete history of Roger Moore\'s final outing as Bond
  • And much more...
Issue 28 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 28

bond 24 is spectre

  • Early impressions from the cast & crew of the 24th 007 adventure
  • The five fantastic actresses and the timeless Golden Girls they played
  • The architect who lent his name to Bond’s nemesis, Goldfinger
  • How production designer Ken Adam re-imagined Fort Knox
  • And much more...
Issue 27 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 27

the man with the golden gun

  • Britt Ekland talks of her early career and time on the set of 007’s ninth big screen adventure
  • Maud Adams reflects on her transition from model to actress and her first Bond girl role
  • Guy Hamilton recalls the inspiration for his final Bond outing
  • Clifton James on becoming the loudmouthed Sheriff J. W.
  • And much more...
Issue 26 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 26

unseen bond

  • A look at the marketing campaign for 'Licence Revoked'
  • After 50 years of filmmaking, what gems were left in the cutting-room?
  • The backstory & treatment for the un-made 007 film starring Timothy Dalton
  • The Bruce Feirstein draft of 'Tomorrow Never Dies' examined
  • And much more...
Issue 25 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 25

action and animation

  • Vic Armstrong Interview: taking 007 to new heights as stunt double & coordinator
  • Stunt performers for Licence To Kill discuss the spectacular climax
  • The secret history of the TV animated series spin-off, James Bond Jr.
  • The cast and creative team talk about their TV spy-spoof, Archer
  • And much more...
Issue 24 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 24

scripting bond

  • Purvis & Wade reflect on their time with Bond
  • Director John Glen recalls his rise through the ranks of 007 filmmakers
  • How Carey Lowell & Talisa Soto were cast opposite Timothy Dalton
  • Just some of the highlights of John Barry’s soundtracks for Bond
  • And much more...
Issue 23 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 23

becoming bond

  • Sir Roger Moore reflects on his casting and time as 007
  • Hilary & Steven Saltzman celebrate Harry's work
  • Peter Lamont recounts recceing and shooting Live And Let Die
  • A rare Aston Martin that may have inspired Ian Fleming
  • And much more...
Issue 22 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 22

from russia with love

  • Fleming Draws on Real Life Scenarios
  • The Unkillable James Bond 007
  • Putting The Phosphorus on the Bosphorus
  • Filming The Claustrophobic Train Fight
  • And much more...
Issue 21 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 21

all time high

  • Foreword by Sir Roger Moore
  • The evolution of the "Octopussy" screenplay
  • Director John Glen on scripting, casting and location scouting
  • Two-time co-star Maud Adams on the Bond girl legacy
  • And much more...
Issue 20 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 20

art of bond

  • Daniel Kleinman talks exclusively about the titles for "Skyfall"
  • Rare artwork charting the development of the "A View To A Kill" poster
  • The story behind the striking Croatian covers for Fleming's novels
  • "Skyfall" VFX supervisor shares his work on the Komodo dragon sequence
  • And much more...
Issue 19 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 19

billion dollar bond

  • Exclusive interview with screenwriters Purvis & Wade
  • MI6 reports from the biggest Bond premiere yet
  • Associate producer Gregg Wilson on his bond with the franchise
  • How Naomie Harris is making Miss Eve Moneypenny her own
  • And much more...
Issue 18 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 18

bringing bond home

  • 007 star Daniel Craig talks about "Skyfall" and the future of Bond
  • An exhaustive account of the making of the 23rd Bond film
  • Director Sam Mendes shares some of the classic "Skyfall" Bond moments
  • Javier Bardem dissects his creepy character
  • And much more...
Issue 17 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 17

reporting for duty

  • Exclusive interview with stunt coordinator Gary Powell
  • Bérénice Marlohe joins a long list of French Bond Girls
  • Naomie Harris plays an MI6 field agent in "Skyfall"
  • Take a tour of the Barbican Bond Style exhibition
  • And much more...
Issue 16 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 16

james bond takes to the silver screen

  • Sean Connery: from milkman to spy
  • In his own words, Connery reveals his approach to playing 007
  • When the action heats up, veteran stuntman Bob Simmons stands in
  • The "Dr. No" crew discuss shooting on location
  • And much more...
Issue 15 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 15

from london with love

  • The "Skyfall" cast & crew discuss their work in the historic Istanbul
  • Photographer Keith Hamshere explores his various 007 campaigns
  • An exclusive extract from the 2012 Fleming Bibliography
  • The curious history of James Bond films on the small screen
  • And much more...
Issue 14 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 14

living on the edge

  • Timothy Dalton explains his take on the character of James Bond
  • Revisit the Royal opening of "The Living Daylights", held 25 years ago
  • The launch of the yearlong vehicle exhibition at Beaulieu
  • Veteran 007 helmsmen reflect on their time with Bond
  • And much more...
Issue 13 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 13

art of bond

  • A look back at the career of production designer Sir Ken Adam
  • Memoirs of the late cinematographer Alan Hume
  • How artist Kev Walker brought the Young Bond character to life
  • The life and style of cover designer Richard Chopping
  • And much more...
Issue 12 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 12

skyfall

  • Complete coverage of the "Skyfall" press conference in London
  • Tracking all the "Skyfall" pre-production rumours and milestones
  • A look back at the career of Kingsley Amis and his fascination with 007
  • A look back at the best-selling 2001 game from Electronic Arts, "Agent Under Fire"
  • And much more...
Issue 11 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 11

bond on set

  • Rare images from the set and an exhaustive account of the "From Russia With Love" production history
  • Jeffery Deaver explains his successful 'Carte Blanche' recipe in an exclusive interview
  • Behind the scenes of "Die Another Day" with stunt driver George Cottle
  • "Blood Stone" composer Richard Jacques talks one on one about creating the Bond sound
  • And much more...
Issue 10 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 10

all in

  • Interviews with the villains of Casino Royale: Mads Mikkelsen, Jesper Christensen and Clemens Schick
  • Before the cameras roll, storyboard artist Martin Asbury reveals his 'pre-vis' magic
  • Composer David Arnold talks about the score and Bond theme deconstruction
  • Bay Area Bonding - Tracking "A View To A Kill" around famous San Francisco landmarks
  • And much more...
Issue 9 of MI6 Confidential, James Bond Magazine

issue 9

bond girl special

  • Gemma Arterton on her role in Quantum of Solace
  • Shirley Eaton talks about her gilded days with 007
  • Eva Green and Caterina Murino discuss playing the odds with a new James Bond
  • Caroline Bliss recalls stepping into Miss Moneypenny's shoes
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #8, James Bond magazine

issue 8

the midas touch

  • The Midas Touch - behind the scenes of the best loved James Bond movie
  • High Kicks with Sir Roger Moore - filming the kung fu stunt scenes
  • The Battle for Bond - 007's unsung hero screenwriter, Jack Whittingham
  • What Happened to 007's DB5? On the trail of the world's most famous car
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #7, James Bond magazine

issue 7

o.h.m.s.s.

  • Making On Her Majesty's Secret Service - an historical account 40 years on
  • Happy As A Sand Boy - a tribute to director Peter Hunt
  • Production Designer Syd Cain on creating Blofeld's mountain lair
  • Writing The World is Not Enough - Neal Purvis and Robert Wade reveal all
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #6, James Bond magazine

issue 6

you only live twice

  • Making You Only Live Twice - an exhaustive account of the fifth EON production
  • Exclusive interview with Robert Davi on his role as Sanchez in Licence To Kill
  • Shooting in Key West - following the production of Licence To Kill in Florida
  • Flying With Commander Ken Wallis - Little Nellie's inventor and pilot
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #5, James Bond magazine

issue 5

around the world with 007

  • Coverage of the "Quantum of Solace" world premiere from Leicester Square
  • Cast and crew discuss making "Quantum of Solace"
  • A tribute to author John Gardner including his last in-depth interview
  • Interview with Oscar-winning sound editor Norman Wanstall
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #4, James Bond magazine

issue 4

quantum of solace

  • Go behind the scenes of Quantum of Solace with exclusive photographs
  • Extensive production guide covering six countries over 103 days
  • Daniel Craig and Marc Forster discuss making the 22nd adventure
  • Conversation with producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #3, James Bond magazine

issue 3

underneath the mango tree

  • Shooting Dr No on location in Jamaica - behind the scenes with rare photographs
  • Never before published Ian Fleming correspondence
  • Casino Royale comic strip celebrates its 50th anniversary
  • David Arnold on writing the theme song for Casino Royale
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #2, James Bond magazine

issue 2

his word is his bond

  • Exclusive interview with Sir Roger Moore on his years before, during and after 007
  • Ian Fleming's reports on location in Istanbul for From Russia With Love
  • The Midas Touch? Sean Connery on the Goldfinger script
  • Martine Beswicke talks about her two Bond girl roles
  • And much more...
MI6 Confidential issue #1, James Bond magazine

issue 1

casino royale

  • Behind the scenes of Casino Royale's action sequences
  • On location with Gary Powell & Alexander Witt and the second unit
  • A tribute to John McLusky, the creator of the face of James Bond
  • Author Charlie Higson reflects on Young Bond's early adventures
  • And much more...