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Feb 05, 2020
On Billie Eilish and how female singers of James Bond theme songs challenge the character's machismoThe new James Bond film, No Time to Die, will include multiple substantial female roles, and feature the writing of a female screenwriter for the first time since Johanna Harwood’s contributions to the early 1960s films. However, while the script may be getting a gender update, many of the theme songs, and their iconic female performers, have struck a chord with Bond’s regressive attitudes toward women and female agency.
Aug 19, 2014
Rowling publishes biography of songstress witch from Potter series“I stole her first name from a friend with whom I worked, years ago, at Amnesty International's Headquarters in London; 'Celestina' was simply begging to be scooped up and attached to a glamorous witch.”
Feb 25, 2013
The Oscar 2013 battle of the Bond ballads: Adele's Skyfall vs Shirley Bassey's GoldfingerThere was a lot of singing and dancing going on in the Oscars, but the two stand out performances today came via the Bond franchise.