Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond Fan, Paperback

Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond Fan Paperback



When Jimmy O'Connell took a job as chauffeur for 007 producers Eon Productions, it would not just be Cubby Broccoli, Roger Moore and Sean Connery he would drive to James Bond - his grandson Mark swiftly hitched a metaphorical ride too. In Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond Fan, Mark O'Connell takes us on a humorous journey of filmic discovery where Bond films fire like bullets at a Thatcher era childhood, closeted adolescence and adult life as a comedy writer still inspired by that Broccoli movie magic. Catching Bullets is a unique and sharply-observed love-letter to James Bond, Duran Duran title songs and bolting down your tea quick enough to watch Roger Moore falling out of a plane without a parachute.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Splendid Books Limited
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  • Category: Films, cinema
  • ISBN: 9780956950574



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