Month: August 2020
“Diamonds are Forever”: Danish third edition paperback (1965)
“Live and Let Die”: First Danish retail VHS (1989)
In 1989 Warner Home Video issued all of the James Bond 007 films (except the Columbia-produced "Casino Royale" from 1967) on retail VHS through local distributor Metronome Video. The Bond films had not previously been available for sale in Denmark.
This initial retail series had specially designed cover art with raster graphics on a metallic grey background which was obviously meant to resemble Maurice Binder's famous gunbarrel design.
The eighth cassette in the series was "Live and Let Die" (EON 1973):
Scan courtesy of Jan Mouritzen.