Skip to main content Text Only version of this page
BBC
Home
TV
Radio
Talk
Where I Live
A-Z Index
Games
Games
Chat
Chat
Vote
Vote
Win
Win
Quiz
Quiz
Club
Club
 Homepage
 UK
 World
 Sport
 Music
 TV/Film
 Animals
 Sci/Tech
 Weather
 Pictures
 Find Out
 The Team

Contact Us
Help
Teachers





  Bond named top comic book action hero
Updated 11 May 2003, 15.21
Pierce Brosnan has played action hero James Bond
James Bond has seen off competition from Superman and Batman to be named the greatest comic book action hero of all time.

The spy, who has now starred in 20 movies, came top in a survey of 5,000 people.

A scene from Spider-Man

Bond pulled in more than a third of the votes, with Superman coming second with 23%.

Batman, Spider-Man and Robin Hood made up the top five.

The adventures of all five have been turned into blockbuster movies.

The 20th Bond film, Die Another Day, starring Pierce Brosnan, topped the UK charts for several weeks after it was released in November.

Watch/ListenBORDER=0
Hear storyHear story
BORDER=0

More InfoBORDER=0
PicturesDie Another Day premiere
PicturesSpiderman
QuizJames Bond - 007
ClubSpider-Man sfx were amazing!

BORDER=0

Past StoriesBORDER=0
Die Another Day explodes at the box office
James Bond gets royal première
Spider-Man smashes Potter cinema record
Brosnan to play Bond for a fifth time

BORDER=0


 


E-mail this page to a friend



Full TV/Film Section
Also in TV Film now:
Incredible opening for Pixar film
New look for Newsround website
Brosnan 'gutted' not to be Bond
Mel & Max get a scoop on Big Brother 4
Kylie Catch up on the latest Celeb Gossip!
Pix: Check out the stars at the Matrix premiere
NEW board! Chat with your Friends here
Should soap characters make comebacks?
X-Men's Rogue answers YOUR Qs!
Celebrity pairs! Match up the celebs in our pairs game!
Martin Fowler Chat about the latest soap gossip
© BBC Back to top^^
Homepage | UK | World | Sport | Music | TV/Film | Animals | Sci/Tech | Weather
Pictures | Find Out | The Team | Games | Chat | Vote | Win | Quiz | Club