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Casino Royale

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© 2006 Danjaq, LLC and United Artists Corporation

Synopsis

Introducing James Bond before he holds his licence to kill. His first 007 mission takes him to Madagascar where he is to spy on a terrorist, Mollaka. Not everything goes to plan and Bond decides to investigate, independently of MI6, in order to track down the rest of the terrorist cell.
Following a lead to the Bahamas, he encounters Dimitrios and his girlfriend, Solange. He learns that Dimitrios is involved with Le Chiffre, banker to the world's terrorist organisations. Secret Service intelligence reveals that Le Chiffre is planning to raise money in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro at Le Casino Royale. MI6 assigns 007 to play against him, knowing that if Le Chiffre loses, it will destroy the organisation.

M places Bond under the watchful eye of the beguiling Vesper Lynd. Bond's interest in Vesper deepens as they brave danger together and even torture at the hands of Le Chiffre. In Montenegro, Bond allies himself with Mathis, MI6's local field agent, and Felix Leiter, who is representing the interests of the CIA. The marathon game proceeds with dirty tricks and violence, raising the stakes beyond blood money and reaching a terrifying climax.

Details

Year
2007
Type of film
Features
Running Time
144 mins
Format
35mm
Director
Martin Campbell
Producer
Callum McDougall, Anthony Waye
Editor
Stuart Baird
Screenwriter
Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Paul Haggis
Director of Photography
Phil Meheux
Production Designer
Peter Lamont
Sound
Chris Munro
Music
David Arnold
Principal Cast
Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen

Production Company

Eon Productions
Eon House
138 Piccadilly
London
W1J 7NR
+44 (0)20 7493 7953
http://www.jamesbond.com

Sales
Company

Sony Columbia
10202 West Washington Boulevard
Culver City
Los Angeles
CA 90232
USA
http://www.sonypictures.com