|Yippie, I'm Bond!|
Craig no doubt is jumping for joy , especially as his movies Cowboys and Aliens and Dream House sank without a trace, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo underperformed.
The James Bond franchise is the longest continually running film series in history. Eon Productions has produced 22 films at an average of about one every two years. The series has grossed just over $5 billion to date, making it the second-highest-grossing film series of all time behind Harry Potter, and the single most successful adjusted for inflation.