Pandemic-related delays in the latest James Bond movie have reportedly caused problems for his marketing deals, as advertisers are concerned that the film may feature outdated advertisements for products. mentioned British newspaper The Sun.
In 2020, a Nokia executive looked forward to a partnership between the company and the latest James Bond movies to showcase the latest Nokia smartphone at the time.
The movie, called No Time To Die, is currently scheduled to be released in cinemas on October 8, more than a year after its original release date.
The film was scheduled to be released in April 2020, but it was postponed until November of last year after the epidemic forced cinemas around the world to close, and the film was later postponed to April 2021, and then to October 2021.
A source told The Sun: Some of these were the newer products when filming began, and it appears by the time the movie now appears that James Bond and all of the other team members are carrying something that has been around for a long time, which isn’t the point of these deals.
Although the movie shows Omega watches and Adidas shoes, it seems likely that phones Nokia I got old.
HMD Global announced last year that the latest James Bond movie includes its Nokia 8.3 5G phone from last year, and it has been reported that the movie is also set to include Nokia 7.2, which was first released in 2019.
The Sun reported that the film may face remakes to hide its old products, and quoted a source as saying: Some scenes may be carefully modified.
The source tells The Sun: “Big tech companies want stars to have all the new and upcoming products to help promote and sell them to fans, and that means some scenes have to be adjusted very carefully to make the products modern.”
Lashana Lynch, one of the film’s stars, uses a phone Nokia 8.3 5G in the new announcement, after the announcement released in March 2020 included the Nokia 5.3 with a fingerprint scanner installed on the back.
There is at least one phone in the movie that is unlikely to be much old, and according to reports, No Time to Die includes the classic Nokia 3310, a phone that was originally released in 2000.
It is not known at this time the Nokia phone that is supposed to appear in the film, and the products placed throughout the film need to be carefully revised, re-photographed or reformulated using the latest products from the brands in line with the film’s release date in October 2021.