“Die Hard” Movie Prop Beretta, NYPD Badge Set, Zippo Lighter, Radio

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This is the next in a series of more comprehensive profiles of the original props in my own collection, and the next pieces to be showcased are the Zippo lighter, Kenwood radio, and NYPD badge set from the John McTiernan  film "Die Hard" staring Bruce Willis as John McClane and the hero Beretta from "Die Hard With A Vengeance". … [Read more...]

James Bond “Golden Gun” Update: High Quality Photo, Comparisons, Pinewood Studios Account

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I have continued to conduct further research into the history of the "golden gun" from the James Bond film, The Man with the Golden Gun, following mainstream media reports that the original prop was stolen from Elstree Props at Elstree Studios, as well as conflicting information about how many of the props were made, who made them, and where they are today. … [Read more...]

More On James Bond “Golden Gun” Reported Stolen from Elstree Props

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I have continued to conduct further research into the history of the "golden gun" from the James Bond film, The Man with the Golden Gun, following mainstream media reports that the original prop was stolen from Elstree Props at Elstree Studios. … [Read more...]

James Bond “Golden Gun” Reported Stolen from Elstree Props – Update

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In the past few days, I have conducted additional research regarding the original "golden gun(s)" from the 1974 James Bond film The Man With The Golden Gun.  This topic was raised by worldwide news reports covering a/the “golden gun” reported stolen from Elstree Props, a tenant within Elstree Studios.  … [Read more...]

Questions About James Bond “Golden Gun” Reported Stolen from Elstree Props, Elstree Studios

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As noted yesterday (see James Bond "Golden Gun" Reported Stolen from Elstree Studios), the “golden gun” from the 1974 James Bond film The Man With The Golden Gun was reported stolen from Elstree Props, a tenant within Elstree Studios.  I have assembled some additional information, research, reports, and a list of questions that pertain to the prop and reported theft, as picked … [Read more...]