Dying Can Wait finally landed in cinemas around the world in September 2021 after a huge delay due to the coronavirus pandemic.
And it was worth the wait: No Time to Die was a huge worldwide box office hit and was the biggest Hollywood movie to come out of the pandemic outside of Spider Man: No Way Home.
The epic adventure sees Bond forced out of his solitary retreat in Jamaica to help old ally Felix Leiter (Jeffrey Wright) track down a kidnapped scientist (David Dencik) who has been taken by sinister villains. It’s not long before Bond finds himself up against a new villain with dangerous new technology in the form of the mysterious Lyutsifer Safin (Rami Malek), leading to a tragic twist.
The movie could be Daniel Craig’s last mission as James Bond, but it looks like 007 isn’t done yet.
In honor of the 60th anniversary of the Bond franchise, No Time to Die is being re-released in IMAX nationwide, courtesy of MGM and EON.
So if you want to know all about IMAX screenings, or how to get your hands on Craig’s Bond’s Swan Song in DVD or Blu-ray form, read on for everything you need to know.
In the meantime, if you’ve already seen the film, be sure to check out our explanatory article on the explosive final scenes.
When is No Time to Die coming to IMAX?
MGM and EON are re-releasing No Time to Die in IMAX nationwide on January 21, 2022 to celebrate James Bond’s 60th birthday in 2022.
An exclusive Q&A event featuring Daniel Craig, director Cary Joji Fukunaga, and producers Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli will air ahead of the film at select IMAX screenings.
No Time to Die is the first Bond film to be filmed with IMAX cameras.
“No Time to Die, which was the only film released last year to have footage shot with IMAX film cameras, captured the attention of critics and audiences when it premiered in theaters worldwide the last fall, ultimately becoming one of the biggest movies of 2021,” explained MGM Cinema President Michael De Luca.
“What better way to celebrate 007 turning 60 than to give fans the opportunity to relive the film in the most immersive theatrical environment.”
Fukunaga added: “Shooting on 15 perf – IMAX film is the pinnacle of large format filmmaking – there’s nothing to compare it to, even the highest resolution digital cameras can’t render the detail.” color and extent of these massive negative frames; I was excited beyond belief to be the first Bond director to work with these cameras and honored that we could give Daniel’s fifth Bond the send off it deserved, and audiences the maximum theatrical spin.
When will No Time to Die be released on DVD and Blu-ray?
The film is also available as a limited edition 4K Ultra HD Steelbook featuring James Bond driving his suave bulletproof DB5 on its cover.
Collectors can get their hands on the Zavvi-exclusive item for £29.99.
When will No Time to Die be available to stream online in the UK?
No Time to Die is now available to rent on digital platforms such as Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, Sky Store and other online movie retailers.
For the majority of services you have 30 days to watch the movie but once you start it will expire in 48 hours.
On Apple TV, iTunes extras will not be available with the rental as they only come with purchased HD movies.
So you can now watch the 25th Bond release from home, but you have to wait a bit longer for the movie to be preserved.
In the meantime, why not check out our list of official 007 movies in order – including information on how you can watch each of the movies.
When will No Time to Die be available for rental in the United States?
No Time to Die has hit US digital rental platforms on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, meaning the film is now available to buy or rent on Amazon, Apple, Vudu, Spectrum, Xfinity and DirecTV in the US.
Considering the film is a final farewell to Daniel Craig, it’s no surprise the film holds the record for longest Bond film with its epic runtime, so viewers might be happier to sit down. through the 163-minute blockbuster in their own home rather than going to their local cinema.
While production on Bond’s Swan Song wrapped in October 2019, numerous release delays due to the global pandemic left fans fearing that Craig’s final mission as 007 would never see the light of day. .
Fortunately, Bond fans flocked to cinemas as the high-octane film hit the big screen on September 30, 2021 and October 8, 2021 in the UK and US respectively.
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