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Barbara Broccoli
OBE Hon

Barbara Broccoli with Daniel Craig at the premiere of Spectre
Born (1960-06-18) June 18, 1960 (age 56)[1]
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Film producer

All I can say is that I had an extraordinary childhood.
There's a lot of instant spotlight and pressure when it comes to a Bond song.
Barbara Broccoli
I think Bond the character is distinct: He's British, he has a certain code that he lives by, he's incorruptible… he's a classical hero, but he's also fallible. He has inner demons, inner conflicts, and he's a romantic.
Barbara Broccoli
People go to extraordinary lengths to get films made.
So as I was growing up, my father was always in the middle of making a film or preparing a film. It was a full-time, all-consuming type of operation.
Barbara Broccoli
Bad movies are when people go, 'oh, I wasted $10 bucks and 2 hours and I don't even want to go back again.'
Barbara Broccoli
One would think that it would be very easy, with an iconic character like James Bond, to keep making the films, but it hasn't been. But, it sure has been entertaining and rewarding.
Barbara Broccoli
I cannot even remember a time before being conscious of James Bond.
The world is still sexist.
When men change, maybe Bond will change. But let's wait. I'm not holding my breath.
Barbara Broccoli
I guess the reality is, everybody today has so many gadgets.
Never give up, have the passion. Don't be afraid.
Most people don't really understand what it takes to get a film made, and the struggles .I think anyone who makes a film goes through their own set of struggles.
Barbara Broccoli
The paparazzi terrify and torment people and endanger people and it's really unpleasant.
Barbara Broccoli
Every 20 minutes you've got to have a bump, you've got to have a change in course, you've got to unsettle the audience. It can't be too predictable so something has to happen. I think that was something that Hitchcock did very well too. You couldn't let an audience feel too settled in.
Barbara Broccoli