The plot details of ‘Skyfall’ have been kept under wraps miraculously well, but other, far less important aspects of the film, haven’t escaped public knowledge.
We knew the film would be called ‘Skyfall’ well before the official announcement, and we knew Adele would sing the theme song well before the official announcement, which actually came today.
It’s simply another stellar addition to an already remarkable group of people working on the film. ‘Skyfall’ has truly talented actors (Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, etc.), an Academy Award-winning director (Sam Mendes), a ridiculously gifted cinematographer (Roger Deakins), great writers (John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade), and now, an awesome voice to belt out the title track (also named ‘Skyfall’).
It’ll be Adele’s first song since her smash-hit album ’21,’ which dropped back in January of 2011. I’m expecting a grittier, darker tone throughout ‘Skyfall,’ with occasional doses of light humor thrown in along th