Casino Royale ist das erste Buch der James-Bond-Reihe vom britischen Autor Ian Fleming. Der Roman wurde veröffentlicht und spielt im Jahr Febr. CASINO ROYALE zeigt JAMES BOND, ehe er seine Lizenz zum Töten erhält. Doch auch ohne diesen Status ist Bond nicht weniger gefährlich. James Bond Casino Royale (Originaltitel: Casino Royale) ist ein britisch-US -amerikanischer Agententhriller der Produktionsfirma Eon und der Film der.
According to Corbould, "CGI is a great tool and can be very useful, but I will fight to the tooth and nail to do something for real.
First on the schedule were the scenes on the Madagascar building site, shot in the Bahamas on the site of a derelict hotel which Michael G.
The stunt team built a model and put forward several ways in which the digger could conceivably take out the concrete, including taking out the pillar underneath.
A section of the concrete wall was removed to fit the digger and reinforced with steel. The modified aircraft had the outboard engines replaced by external fuel tanks, while the inboard engines were replaced by a mock-up pair of engines on each inboard pylon.
The cockpit profile was altered to make the look like a prototype of an advanced airliner. The sinking of the Venetian house at the climax of the film featured the largest rig ever built for a Bond film.
The rig, weighing some 90 tons, incorporated electronics with hydraulic valves which were closely controlled by computer because of the dynamic movement within the system on its two axes.
The same computer system also controlled the exterior model, which the effects team had built to one-third scale in order to film the building eventually collapsing into the Venetian canal.
The model elevator within the rig could be immersed in 19 feet 5. The soundtrack of Casino Royale , released by Sony Classical Records on 14 November , featured music composed by veteran composer David Arnold , his fourth soundtrack for the Bond film series, while Nicholas Dodd orchestrated and conducted the score.
The classic theme only plays during the end credits to signal the climax of his character arc. Only two days following the premiere, unlicensed copies appeared for sale in London.
Craig himself was offered such a DVD while walking anonymously through the streets of Beijing wearing a hat and glasses to avoid being identified.
In January , Casino Royale became the first Bond film ever to be shown in mainland Chinese cinemas. Casino Royale was the 4th highest-grossing film of , and was the highest-grossing instalment of the James Bond series until Skyfall surpassed it in November Casino Royale was released a third time on Blu-ray in with DTS audio and deleted scenes, but with fewer special features than the edition.
In the United States, two fight scenes were censored to achieve a PG rating: The mainland Chinese cut of the film also trims the torture scene and the stairway fight, as well as a shot of Bond cleaning his wound at the hotel, and a boat scene.
The film was similarly well received in North America. MSNBC gave the movie a perfect 5 star rating. Vicky Allan of the Sunday Herald noted Bond himself, and not his love interests, was sexually objectified in this film.
A moment where he rises from the sea is reminiscent of Ursula Andress in Dr. Furthermore, I consider Daniel Craig to be the most effective and appealing of the six actors who have played , and that includes even Sean Connery.
Roger Moore wrote, "Daniel Craig impressed me so greatly in his debut outing, Casino Royale , by introducing a more gritty, unrefined edge to the character that I thought Sean [Connery] might just have to move over.
It was intriguing to see him being castigated by M, just like a naughty schoolboy would be by his headmaster.
The script showed him as a vulnerable, troubled, and flawed character. Quite the opposite to my Bond!
Craig was, and is, very much the Bond Ian Fleming had described in the books — a ruthless killing machine. It was a Bond that the public wanted.
However, the film met with mixed reactions from other critics. Rob Gonsalves of eFilmCritic. Though American radio personality Michael Medved gave the film three stars out of four, describing it as "intriguing, audacious and very original In December , Casino Royale was named the best film of the year by viewers of Film From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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It has not been opened since the day she left here in Nothing has been touched. Hey, what an enormous bed! The German army was very large in those days.
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Forced out of retirement to investigate the deaths and disappearances of international spies, he soon battles the mysterious Dr.
Feldman , the producer, had acquired the film rights in and had attempted to get Casino Royale made as an Eon Productions Bond film ; however, Feldman and the producers of the Eon series, Albert R.
Broccoli and Harry Saltzman , failed to come to terms. Believing that he could not compete with the Eon series, Feldman resolved to produce the film as a satire.
The budget escalated as various directors and writers got involved in the production, and actors expressed dissatisfaction with the project. Critical reception to Casino Royale , however, was generally negative; some critics regarded it as a baffling, disorganised affair.
Bond spurns all their pleas. When Bond continues to stand firm, his mansion is destroyed by a mortar attack at the orders of M, who is, however, killed in the explosion.
On his way back to London, Bond survives another attempt on his life. Bond is promoted to the head of MI6. He learns that many British agents around the world have been eliminated by enemy spies because of their inability to resist sex.
Bond is also told that the "sex maniac" who was given the name of "James Bond" when the original Bond retired has gone to work in television.
He also creates a rigorous programme to train male agents to ignore the charms of women. Moneypenny recruits "Coop", a karate expert who begins training to resist seductive women: Mata destroys the photos.
Later that night, Tremble observes Le Chiffre playing at the casino and realises that he is using infrared sunglasses to cheat. Lynd steals the sunglasses, allowing Evelyn to eventually beat Le Chiffre in a game of baccarat.
Lynd is apparently abducted outside the casino, and Tremble is also kidnapped while pursuing her. Le Chiffre, desperate for the winning cheque, hallucinogenically tortures Tremble.
Lynd rescues Tremble, only to subsequently kill him. They discover that the casino is located atop a giant underground headquarters run by the evil Dr.
Jimmy reveals that he plans to use biological warfare to make all women beautiful and kill all men over 4-footinch 1. Jimmy has already captured The Detainer, and he tries to convince her to be his partner; she agrees, but only to dupe him into swallowing one of his "atomic time pills", turning him into a "walking atomic bomb".
The casino is then overrun by secret agents and a battle ensues. American and French support arrive, but just add to the chaos.
Eventually, Jimmy counts down his atomic explosion. Sir James and all of his agents then appear in heaven, and Jimmy Bond is shown descending to Hell.
Casino Royale also takes credit for the greatest number of actors in a Bond film either to have appeared or to go on to appear in the rest of the Eon series — besides Ursula Andress in Dr.
Jack Gwillim , who had a tiny role as a British army officer, played a Royal Navy officer in Thunderball. Hal Galili , who appears briefly as a US army officer at the auction, had earlier played gangster Jack Strap in Goldfinger.
Broccoli , who had a long time interest in adapting James Bond, offered to purchase the Casino Royale rights from Feldman, but he declined.
They eventually gave up once they saw the film Dr. The attempt at a co-production eventually fell through as Feldman frequently argued with Broccoli and Saltzman, specially regarding the profit divisions and when the Casino Royale adaptation would start production.
The Oscar -winning writer was recruited by Feldman to produce a screenplay for the film and wrote several drafts, with various evolutions of the story incorporating different scenes and characters.
All of his treatments were "straight" adaptations, far closer to the original source novel than the spoof which the final production became. Later drafts see vice made central to the plot, with the Le Chiffre character becoming head of a network of brothels as he is in the novel whose patrons are then blackmailed by Le Chiffre to fund Spectre an invention of the screenwriter.
New characters appear such as Lili Wing, a brothel madam and former lover of Bond whose ultimate fate is to be crushed in the back of a garbage truck, and Gita, wife of Le Chiffre.
He died from a heart attack in April , two days before he was due to present it to Feldman. Time reported in that the script had been completely re-written by Billy Wilder , and by the time the film reached production only the idea that the name James Bond should be given to a number of other agents remained.
Extensive sequences also featured London, notably Trafalgar Square and the exterior of 10 Downing Street. Mereworth Castle in Kent was used as the home of Sir James Bond, which is blown up at the start of the film.
The production proved to be rather troubled, with five different directors helming different segments of the film and with stunt co-ordinator Richard Talmadge co-directing the final sequence.
Val Guest was given the responsibility of splicing the various "chapters" together, and was offered the unique title of "Co-ordinating Director" but declined, claiming the chaotic plot would not reflect well on him if he were so credited.
His extra credit was labelled "Additional Sequences" instead. Screenwriter Wolf Mankowitz declared that Sellers felt intimidated by Orson Welles to the extent that, except for a couple of shots, neither was in the studio simultaneously.
Other versions of the legend depict the drama stemming from Sellers being slighted, in favour of Welles, by Princess Margaret whom Sellers knew during her visit to the set.
Welles also insisted on performing magic tricks as Le Chiffre, and the director obliged. Director Val Guest wrote that Welles did not think much of Sellers, and had refused to work with "that amateur".
Some biographies of Sellers suggest that he took the role of Bond to heart, and was annoyed at the decision to make Casino Royale a comedy, as he wanted to play Bond straight.
This is illustrated in somewhat fictionalised form in the film The Life and Death of Peter Sellers , based on the biography by Roger Lewis , who has claimed that Sellers kept re-writing and improvising scenes to make them play seriously.
This story is in agreement with the observation that the only parts of the film close to the book are the ones featuring Sellers and Welles.
Jean-Paul Belmondo and George Raft received major billing , even though both actors appear only briefly. Both appear during the climactic brawl at the end, Raft flipping his trademark coin and promptly shooting himself dead with a backward-firing pistol, while Belmondo appears wearing a fake moustache as the French Foreign Legion officer who requires an English phrase book to translate " merde!
At the Intercon science fiction convention held in Slough in , David Prowse commented on his part in this film, apparently his big-screen debut.
He claimed that he was originally asked to play "Super Pooh", a giant Winnie-the-Pooh in a superhero costume who attacks Tremble during the Torture of The Mind sequence.
The final sequence was principally directed by former actor and stuntman Richard Talmadge. The story of Casino Royale is told in an episodic format.
Val Guest oversaw the assembly of the sections, although he turned down the credit of "co-ordinating director".