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Who runs SPECTRE?

Who runs SPECTRE?

mastermind Ernst Stavro Blofeld
Leadership. SPECTRE is headed by the criminal mastermind Ernst Stavro Blofeld who usually appears accompanied by a Chinchilla Silver Persian cat in the films, but not in the books. In both the films and the novels, Emilio Largo is the second in command.

What is the story of SPECTRE?

A cryptic message from the past leads James Bond (Daniel Craig) to Mexico City and Rome, where he meets the beautiful widow (Monica Bellucci) of an infamous criminal. After infiltrating a secret meeting, 007 uncovers the existence of the sinister organization SPECTRE. Needing the help of the daughter of an old nemesis, he embarks on a mission to find her. As Bond ventures toward the heart of SPECTRE, he discovers a chilling connection between himself and the enemy (Christoph Waltz) he seeks.Spectre / Film synopsis

Who is the Italian woman in SPECTRE?

In the James Bond movie Spectre, Italian screen siren Monica Bellucci (The Passion of the Christ, The Matrix Revolutions, Irreversible) portrays Sciarra, a distraught widow with an uncertain future who helps Daniel Craig’s 007 infiltrate and uncover a secretive terrorist cabal called SPECTRE.

Why is SPECTRE called SPECTRE?

1) SPECTRE is an acronym for the ‘Special Executive for Counterintelligence, Terrorism, Revenge, and Extortion’. Fleming first introduced SPECTRE in his 1961 novel Thunderball.

How much money did SPECTRE make at the box office?

880.7 million USDSpectre / Box office

Is SPECTRE worth watching?

‘Spectre’ isn’t the best of these films, but it may well be the most thought-provoking, because there’s always something fascinating about art at war with itself. Never mind the running time or overabundance of story; the film never bores, and the audience never loses interest.

Is SPECTRE a bad movie?

Spectre is far from the best of the James Bond films, but it’s not as bad as people seem to think. It’s hard to believe that it’s been six years since the release of the last James Bond movie. The gap even ties the near fatal six-year distance between Licence to Kill and GoldenEye.

Whose funeral does James Bond go to in SPECTRE?

Marco Sciarra’s
When James Bond visits Marco Sciarra’s funeral in the latest Bond film SPECTRE, we can see him talking to Sciarra’s widow, Lucia.

What does the octopus mean in SPECTRE?

Octopus was a fictional global criminal and terrorist organisation featured in the 2005 James Bond video game From Russia with Love. The organisation was intended to be a stand-in for film villains SPECTRE, due to the a long-running dispute over the film rights to Thunderball and its contents.

Did Spectre lose Money?

Spectre grossed over $880 million worldwide, making it the sixth-highest-grossing film of 2015 and the second-largest unadjusted total for the series after Skyfall….Spectre (2015 film)

Production companies Eon Productions Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Columbia Pictures
Distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing

Was Spectre a success?

But was it still a financial success? With Spectre’s run in theaters all but over, it is time to assess its financial success. According to Forbes and Box Office Mojo, The 24th Bond film is now the second highest grossing (domestic) film in the franchise, under the billion dollar box office behemoth that was Skyfall.