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62-James Bond-4 - Trivia
Bond films have made $4 billion since "Dr No" in 1962
till "Die Another Day" in 2002.
Pierce Brosnan's four films alone (Golden Eye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World
is Not Enough, and Die Another Day) have made $1.5 billion.
There have been six Bond actors till now -
The largest number of Bond films have been done by Roger Moore (7) and then
close to him is Sean Connery (6) -
How does James Bond drink his Martini?
"Shaken, not stirred" is a catchphrase of Ian Fleming's fictional British Secret Service agent James Bond, and his preference for how he wished his martini prepared. The phrase first appears in the novel Diamonds Are Forever (1956), though Bond does not actually say the line until Dr. No (1958) but says it "shaken and not stirred" instead of "shaken, not stirred." A shaken martini means that the drink is mixed in a cocktail shaker with ice. This is now the more popular way to order a martini, as most cocktails are made with a shaker, but martinis were traditionally stirred. This phrase has become a catchphrase in western popular culture and has appeared in many films and television programs for its cliché value.
Created by Sushma Gupta On May 27, 2001
Modified on 11/30/13