10 Watches That Played Starring Roles in Iconic Movies Over The Decades

 |  April 12th, 2019

With summer movie flicks on their way to us, I wanted to review some of the great, iconic movies of all time and the watches that we saw in those films. It is a topic I wrote extensively about in other posts, so it is worth taking a look at once again now. Especially since we have seen Captain Marvel in a Citizen, Urwerk in Spider-Man and so much more. Instead of the current movies, though, we take a look…

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Actor Ryan Gosling Wears Omega Speedmaster in ‘First Man’ Movie Hitting Big Screens Today

 |  October 12th, 2018

In theaters today: First Man, starring Ryan Gosling and the Omega Speedmaster. Today, Universal Pictures First Man movie makes its debut on big screens across America. On the wrist of actor Ryan Gosling — who plays astronaut Neil Armstrong —  sits an Omega Speedmaster watch. Not just as a movie prop but  because in real life  it was Omega that had a starring role as the only watch qualified for all manned space missions by NASA.  In this movie, four different Omega…

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Daniel Craig, AKA James Bond Agent 007: Face Behind New Omega Seamaster Diver 300M Watches, Campaign (prices)

 |  September 27th, 2018

James Bond, one of the greatest franchises in cinema history, played by Daniel Craig, will be the face behind a new campaign for Omega to launch the revamped Seamaster 300M series of watches.  Omega has been the brand of choice for Bond for years. Now, 007 wears the Omega Seamaster 300M. The line was first launched 25 years ago, and because of the design aesthetic and technology, the Omega Seamaster 300 quickly established itself in the market place as a contender…

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Swatch Group Leaves Baselworld Fair Says Nick Hayek — Breaking Watch Industry News

 |  July 29th, 2018

In big news, the Swatch Group has announced that it will not be returning to exhibit at Baselworld 2019. Nick Hayek, CEO of the Swatch Group, said that all of the Swatch Group brand will leave the fair, indicating that the Fair seemed to be more about making money than being cutting edge and progressive. This is a blow to the Baselworld, where the departure of more than 600 brands last year and before has already significantly reduced the number…

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Casual Cool: Omega Unveils Denim-Inspired Seamaster Omega Co-Axial Master Chronometer 40mm Railmaster

 |  July 25th, 2018

Denim… .It screams relaxed. So it’s really cool to see a brand like Omega indulging in denim with a vintage-inspired watch that you just won’t want to pass up.   Inspired by the original 1957 Railmaster watch that was known for its anti-magnetic properties, Omega releases a new timepiece inspired by the past: The new denim-inspired Seamaster Omega Co-Axial Master Chronometer 40mm Railmaster is crafted in stainless steel and features a blue jeans-like dial with indexes and hands in light gray…

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Despite Lack of Crowd Support, Patrick Reed, Hublot Brand Ambassador, Wins The Masters

 |  April 9th, 2018

For golf lovers, this past week’s whirlwind at The Masters in Augusta, Georgia, left some people disappointed. As players headed into the finals, Rickie Fowler (a Rolex brand ambassador) was the clear favorite of the crowd. In the final rounds, as it became clear that the 27-year-old Patrick Reed was going to take the win, social media blew up with fans saying Reed was not their choice. Many referred to him as “full of himself,”   and more. But who…

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America Takes 23 Medals in the Winter Olympics 2018, Timed By Omega

 |  February 25th, 2018

The Winter Olympics 2018 have formally ended, and America took home nine gold medals, eight silver and six bronze for a total of 23 medals.  There were some highs and lows during the Olympics, but whenever there was a question about timing, Omega was there to answer it — with exact precision to one-millionth of a faction of a second. Omega served as Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Winter Games for the first time in 1936  in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. A…

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