We always thought James Bond was about babes and blades, but as it turns out – the movies were crafted and designed like the Aston Martin’s that it featured.

The Barbican are marking the 50th anniversary of James Bond with a unique exhibition that showcases the story of the design and craft behind the most influential movie series of all time.

They have made a short documentary providing a glimpse into the design and craft of the world Bond inhabits the sets, cars and accessories.

As well as one detailing the designing of Bond’s Look…

No – they don’t make ’em like they used to.