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Will Smith
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Will Smith on fame, fortune and watches

Gemini Man isn't just another sci-fi action flick. Director Ang Lee, whose other films include Life of Pi and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, makes a technological leap in this new movie, starring Will Smith and... Will Smith. The actor tells more.

Friday, 06 December 2019
Frank Rousseau
6 min read
Omega Museum
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Adventures in time at the new Omega Museum

Showcased inside a building by award-winning architect Shigeru Ban, part of Swatch Group's Cité du Temps campus in Biel, the new Omega Museum traces 170 years in the history of a multi-talented brand.

Thursday, 05 December 2019
3 min read
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Hugh Laurie - What time is it, doc?

For eight seasons, the charming British actor played House M.D., television's wittiest, most neurotic medic. All we can ask is to keep on taking the pills.

Thursday, 18 February 2016
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Connoisseur of watches
Vintage for Dummies (I)

For anyone considering taking their first steps in the vintage watch jungle, this two-part article sets out the right reflexes and gives advice on how to avoid the many pitfalls of this tempting yet very particular world.

Wednesday, 10 February 2016
4 min read
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The name’s Bond and the Watch is Omega

Whether he’s dressed to impress in a tailored-suit, or dressed to kill in a polo neck top, there’s one thing this British spy is never without (okay, that is unless he’s walking out of the ocean in his suggestive swim trunks)…His watch. His name’s Bond, James Bond. And he wears a Seamaster, an Omega Seamaster.

Wednesday, 03 February 2016
3 min read
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Space: When reality is stranger than (science) fiction

Some time ago in a galaxy not so far, far away, a new generation of watchmakers was born. Raised on mangas and space heroes, they would give rise to watches inspired by intergalactic vessels and the dark side of the force. Space calling Earth, what time is it?

Wednesday, 20 January 2016
4 min read
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Movies: Watchmaking’s eight headline acts on the film scene

Adorning stars gliding up festival steps is no longer enough. Watchmakers now expect to see their name in lights. A look at the winners’ list in this game of active support for cinema: and the prizes go to…

Tuesday, 19 January 2016
6 min read
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The Cold War technology that seduced Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple

Danny Boyle's "Steve Jobs" biopic, released end 2015, cast Michael Fassbender as the technology guru who died in 2011, Kate Winslet as his marketing chief, and Seth Rogen in the role of Steve Wozniak, the not so public figure who changed the face of the world as co-founder of Apple in 1976. This "other Steve" talks us through a rather unusual Watch.

Friday, 15 January 2016
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Haute Horlogerie journals 2019-2020
Trend Forecaster

Watch Trends 2019-2020, a unique analysis from the FHH

Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Written By Christophe Roulet
4 min read
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