James Bond Movie - Casino Royale
|Release Date (UK)||November 14th, 2006|
|Release Date (US)||November 17th, 2006|
|Film Number||21 of 23|
|Running Time||144 Minutes|
|Previous Film||Die Another Day|
|Next Film||Quantum Of Solace|
|Vesper Lynd||Eva Green|
|Le Chiffre||Mads Mikkelsen|
|Rene Mathis||Giancarlo Giannini|
|Alex Dimitrios||Simon Abkarian|
|Mr. White||Jesper Christensen|
In a reboot of the series, Casino Royale opens with Bond gaining his 00 status, by killing two enemy agents, and earning his license to kill. Bond must win a high stakes poker game against terrorist financer Le Chiffre, to bankrupt him so that he will be murdered by his bankers.
|1||African Rundown||David Arnold|
|2||Nothing Sinister||David Arnold|
|3||Unauthorized Access||David Arnold|
|4||Blunt Instrument||David Arnold|
|7||Trip Aces||David Arnold|
|8||Miami International||David Arnold|
|9||I'm the Money||David Arnold|
|10||Aston Montenegro||David Arnold|
|11||Dinner Jackets||David Arnold|
|12||The Tell||David Arnold|
|13||Stairwell Fight||David Arnold|
|15||Bond Loses It All||David Arnold|
|16||Dirty Martini||David Arnold|
|17||Bond Wins It All||David Arnold|
|18||The End of an Aston Martin||David Arnold|
|19||The Bad Die Young||David Arnold|
|20||City of Lovers||David Arnold|
|21||The Switch||David Arnold|
|22||Fall of a House in Venice||David Arnold|
|23||Death of Vesper||David Arnold|
|24||The Bitch is Dead||David Arnold|
|25||The Name's Bond, James Bond||David Arnold|
- Daniel Craig is the first James Bond actor who was born after the release of Dr No.
- This is the third time Bond has written a resignation letter. The first time was in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (which Moneypenny changed to a request for leave), and the second was in Licence To Kill.
- The first Bond film since Dr. No not to feature naked dancing girls in the title sequence.
- This is the second times M's home has appeared in a Bond film. The first time was in On Her Majesty's Secret Service.
- The first Bond film to include a lengthy black and white sequence.
- The first Bond film not to include Miss Moneypenny.
|Production Budget||$150 Million (~$168M with inflation)|
|Worldwide Gross||$594 Million (~$669M with inflation)|
|Michael G. Wilson|
|Writers||Ian Fleming (Novel)|
|Neal Purvis (Screenplay)|
|Robert Wade (Screenplay)|
|Paul Hagis (Screenplay)|
- Casino Royale won a Saturn Award for Best Action Film in 200.
- 14 members of the art department, including production designer Peter Lamont, won a joint award for Excellence in Production Design from the Art Directors Guild, in 2007.
- Casino Royale won a BAFTA Film Award for Best Sound.
- David Arnold won a BMI Film Music Award for his composition in 2007.
- Daniel Craig won an Empire Award for Best Actor.
- Eva Green won an Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer.
- Phil Meheux won a British Society of Cinematographers award for Casino Royale in 2006.
- Daniel Craig was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actor in 2007.
- David Arnold was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Music in 2007.
- Eva Green was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2007.