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The Vatican Is Super-Excited About Skyfall

L'Osservatore Romano, the official Vatican newspaper, dedicated five separate articles to the new James Bond movie — including a rave review, in which film critic Gaetano Vallini praises Skyfall's "extremely beautiful Bond girls," along with pieces on Ian Fleming and Bond soundtracks. How much is a pope endorsement worth in the Best Bond contest? Does Daniel Craig have this thing locked up yet?

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