- US/UK/Czech Republic
- 2h 24min
- Directed by: Martin Campbell
- Written by: Ian Fleming
- Cast: Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, Judi Dench
- Website: www.007.com
The prequel to the other Bond films time warps back to the enduring action hero becoming a 00 licensed to kill. The latest Bond (Craig) proves to be a strong leading man, but the film is let down by trying to do too much. With a weak villain and Bond girl to boot, it doesn't really feel like a Bond film at all.
Reviews & features
James Bond in Concert coming to London17 May 2017
'Casino Royale' is to be screened with a live symphony orchestra at a 'Bond in Concert' event at London's Royal Albert Hall. The movie was the 21st film in the 007 franchise and was the first to star Daniel Craig as the suave British spy and as part…
Casino Royale13 Nov 2006
This second adaptation (following the 1967 spoof) of Ian Fleming’s first 007 novel is pitched as a prequel to the 20 films that came before it. It begins with James Bond becoming a ‘double 0’ licensed to kill agent and thereafter fills in how the…
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