It wouldn’t seem right to let the 50th Anniversary of the James Bond series slip by without paying some sort of acknowledgement to where it all began.

Ursula Andress and Sean Connery

Ursula Andress and Sean Connery on the set of Dr No – Copyright: MGM Studios

Straight from the MGM archives this week is this rather splendid shot of Ursula Andress and Sean Connery relaxing on the beach during the filming of 007’s first major movie outing, Dr No (1962).

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