The Anglepoise Legacy: From James Bond to Pixar and Beyond

While the Day of the Dead opening sequence might have stolen the spotlight in the latest 007 movie Spectre, a certain design icon very quietly infiltrated the set — and has made a cameo in just about every James Bond film not via product placement, but by selection. Just take a look back at the classic movies to the present blockbusters and observe the lab scenes in which Q introduces Bond to the latest gadget: you might spy the archetypal task lamp by British company Anglepoise.