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'Bond' comes out shooting

James Bond fans can take a collective sigh of relief. Filming on the new 007 flick is officially underway. To celebrate the long-awaited film, Daniel Craig (Bond), right, met up with his onscreen rival Javier Bardem, left, and director Sam Mendes, center, in London. New Bond girl Bérénice Marlohe (second from left), Dame Judi Dench (second from right) and castmate Naomie Harris (not pictured) joined the actors at the photo call and press conference. "Skyfall" marks the film franchise's 50th anniversary. Joel Ryan / Associated Press