Casino Royale

A Movie ReelCasino Royale: 7 out of 10.

Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you my first James Bond film. It was my wife's first James Bond film as well, so last night two 30-something year olds sat down for their first taste of 007 action.

It was a little long, but pretty good overall. Daniel Craig played a pretty cool cat and Judi Dench was great as usual. I don't have a frame of reference, but I'd guess this was James Bond at his most sensitive. The dude fell hard.

Will I go back and visit previous instalments of the James Bond franchise? Probably not, but I'm glad I finally popped my 007 cherry.


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Ajax Mike

I've been a fan of 007 since I was a kid, and Daniel Craig was a breath of fresh air. Nice to see the series going back to it's gritty roots instead of the glossy sci-fi schlock it turned into with Pierce Brosnan.

December 20, 2007 @ 4:34 PM

james edgar

Have a look at the first 3 Sean Connery Bonds. They are pretty good. The rest ? They get worse as it goes along. Live and let Die is actually not bad Great chase scene in the everglades.

December 21, 2007 @ 9:48 AM

james edgar

Actually I forgot Thunderball. It's not bad either.

December 21, 2007 @ 9:50 AM

Roshan

I can't believe that you haven't seen a single Bond movie before this. I mean....nah, no words possible.

December 23, 2007 @ 1:23 PM

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