The Story: In a restarting of the James Bond franchise, Daniel Craig takes his first turn as the world’s most famous secret agent, 007. The rookie Bond’s first mission pits him against Le Chiffre (Mads Mikkelsen), a banker serving some of the world’s most dangerous terrorists. In order to stop him, Bond must beat Le Chiffre in a high-stakes game of poker at Casino Royale in Montenegro. MI6 appoints Vesper Lynd (Eva Green) to look after Bond and watch over the government’s money. They soon are under attack, falling for each other while the stakes around them grow higher, leading to a series of events that will change Bond’s life forever.
The Good: Bond is back and better than ever as Martin Campbell (Goldeneye, the Zorro movies) returns to jumpstart the series...[read more]