Friday Fun Time: Make Your Own Banal Skyfall 007 Set!
It seems like only yesterday that the team behind the upcoming James Bond film Skyfall tweeted the first photo from the first shot of Day 1: A camera slate in front of bathroom sinks that nevertheless stirred the imagination of what was to come from Sam Mendes's 007 blockbuster. Today, however, comes a new photo of a Skyfall slate on Day 10 -- and can you believe it's even less enthralling than the first? Which is fine, I guess, but you can do better.
At least this latest one was souped up on an iPhone, but still... Here are your shots to date (click for bigger):
That would be a desk, folks. No Daniel Craig, no Javier Bardem, no Rosamund Pike, no Ralph Fiennes, not even so much as a candid, sensitive glimpse at Mendes grazing at craft services. It got me thinking of all the other banalities we might foresee in Skyfall, like:
So on and so forth. Try it yourself: Just download Movieline's handy Do-It-Yourself Banal Skyfall Location Kit, open up Photoshop, and while away your Friday envisioning the movies' most celebrated spy on line at Starbucks, at the hardware store, balancing his checkbook, doing his laundry... the sky is the limit. Then share your work below or tweet it with a #Banal007 hashtag. Let's see where this takes him -- and you.
Follow S.T. VanAirsdale on Twitter.
Follow Movieline on Twitter.