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Product placement in James Bond movies

by Critical Commons Manager

Product placement in Hollywood reaches an apotheosis in James Bond films via these obligatory 'gearing up' sequences in which 007 receives customized consumer goods that presage his eventual success in saving the world. As always, these product placement scenes combine real world technologies with fictional hyperbole of the Bond genre, with special attention to luxury items such as sports cars, electronics and personal accessories.

Extreme product placement in Tomorrow Never Dies

A customized BMW 750 is equipped with everything a secret agent needs including GPS and rocket launchers

from Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Creator: Roger Spottiswoode
Distributor: MGM
Posted by Critical Commons Manager
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