SKYFALL -The Highest-Grossing Bond Film of All-Time Comes Home
INVOKE PR PHOTO CALL: Bond Girls Roz Purcell & Tara Talbot launch the Irish release of Skyfall on Blu- Ray & DVD. Available nationwide in Tesco's & Xtra-Vision. Box-office smash, SKYFALL, will be available to own in high-definition Blu-ray and on DVD this February the 15th, it was announced today by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Directed by Oscar® winner Sam Mendes and starring Daniel Craig as James Bond, SKYFALL’s high definition home entertainment release follows the phenomenal theatrical success of the 23rd installment of the longest-running franchise in film history. Taking in more than $1 billion (USD), the British secret-service agent dominated the worldwide box-office and has become the highest grossing film ever in the United Kingdom – Bond’s home country.
Accolades continued with the recent announcement of eight BAFTA [British Academy of Film and Television Arts] nominations including Outstanding British Film; Supporting Actor, Javier Bardem; and Supporting Actress, Judi Dench. Adele’s “Skyfall” was recognized with a Golden Globe® award and an Academy Award® nomination for Original Song, one of the film’s five Oscar nominations.