Happy 10th To Casino Royale! (2006)

Ten years ago, a blonde-haired and blue-eyed Daniel Craig stepped into the role of the World’s Greatest Secret Agent, 007. 1,061 more words

CASINO ROYALE - A Review by Frank Mengarelli

CASINO ROYALE created a new dawn in film. Not only was it a swift and needed step away from the loathsome DIE ANOTHER DAY, it also created a template on how to not only reboot a mainstay franchise, but do it with such gravitas and clarity that the franchise itself feels anew and reinvigorated. 242 more words

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10 Years: “Casino Royale”

Time sure flies when you’re having fun. In this case, it’s watching a franchise grow older and older, and a new group of film’s come closer to the desired endgame. 2,179 more words



Meet me out on the balcony for a night to remember…

A little imagined piece that sets the scene in chapter 16 of my Royal Change fic.

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Four 007 films credited with saving the franchise

This week’s 10th anniversary of Casino Royale generated a number of stories crediting the 21st James Bond film with saving the franchise.

However, this wasn’t the first time the series, in the eyes of some, had been saved. 628 more words

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Review: Casino Royale, ten years later

Welcome back. Sorry I took so long. Let’s skip the pleasantries and dive right in.

Today is a very special day in history. We have reached the tenth anniversary of my favorite movie of all time. 1,195 more words

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