The first movie soundtracks I ever played on loop were American Beauty and Amelie. They were just as much a part of a each movie’s unique feel as the scene color palates and the protagonist’s personality.

The James Bond Theme is, in my opinion, one of the most brilliant compositions…

Theories on a Legend

Once thoroughly drifting in the Bond universe*, one begins to developed a heightened awareness. Perhaps a tiny tin foil hat begins to sprout. How does this man manage? How many times can he be knocked unconscious and not suffer lasting brain damage? I’ve wondered this and much more.

Bond has…

The Trouble with Bond, Pt. 2

There’s something about the adrenaline rush that increases Bond’s libido. After a near fatal run-in with one of his many nemeses, he is usually ready for a lay. It might be similar to the way testosterone levels increase after workouts. Also, we know that people can form intense emotional, psychological…

The Trouble with Bond, Pt. 1

I am obsessed with James Bond movies. If there is a listless night on the couch, I am usually in the mood for one of the oldies, one of the problematic ones. Connery, Lazenby, and Moore. It’s a bit of action, history, and absurdity that delights me without too much…

Chevanne Scordinsky

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