A waxwork of Sean Connery as James Bond (L) stands next to a replica scale model of Bond's Aston Martin DB5 at an exhibition on the fictional British spy in Shanghai on March 28, 2013. The exhibition opened in Shanghai just weeks after the Communist government's censors cut parts of the latest film in the franchise, 'Skyfall' with a scene showing prostitution in Macau, a special administrative region of China, was removed, as was a line in which Bond's nemesis mentions being tortured by Chinese security agents.
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James Bond’s lost watch resurfaces at flea market
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by Sean Connery in "Thunderball," could sell for up to $100,000 at a Christie's auction. The Breitling Top Time watch worn by Sean Connery in the 1965 James Bond film "Thunderball" was picked up at an English yard sale for just $38, and now it could fetch from United Press International Read more »
Norman Wanstall: I swapped the Hollywood dream for job as a plumber
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Bond watch found at car boot sale
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