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Casino Royale: 007 forced to risk Russian elite

November 17 2006

Perhaps such a massive influx of people in the cinema "October" was long gone. And blame "Casino Royale" - sensational continued cycle of films about James Bond. You bet - in fact on the shoulders of a new actor was given the regular X-mission. In this case the legendary 007-Daniel Craig ("Munich", "Layer Cake") was to be no worse than their former colleagues on "kinotsehu - Timati Dalton, Sean Connery and other Hollywood stars.

At the press preview of "Casino Royale" came about a thousand people, among them to take their seats in the auditorium hurry stars of Russian show business: Oksana Robsky a group of friends, Arkady Ukupnik, Leonid Yarmolnik, Dmitry Joseph, Konstantin Mikhailov, and many others. Interestingly, all came before the film were able to enjoy a game of comic casino stylized fact, which was shown at the premiere. To do this, at the entrance to all the guests were handing out black envelopes, which were gambling chips.

Guest did not immediately understand what was happening, but having heard the word "casino", eagerly seized the chips in search of the notorious "institution", which smashed directly into the foyer of the cinema. Incidentally, the tables were real casino dealer, that's only prize was not cash, but rather just souvenirs. So every now and then suffering the crowd cheers could be heard, those who have won another bottle of Champagne. Still, winning prizes, but much more fun who came to deliver, of course, the movie itself.

"Casino Royale" is based on the eponymous book by Ian Fleming, which was published in 1953 (it was the first Bond book). Over the 44-year history of the Bond is already 21-second film about the secret agent 007. But this time the film was directed by Martin Campbell ("GoldenEye," Legend of Zorro ").

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In the movie "Casino Royale", we see James Bond at the time when he still did not have a license to kill. But if Bond was highly dangerous agent, and that the need to kill at his disposal two professional killers, ready to arrive on his first call. So, very soon, Bond is increased to the status of "two zeros.

Bond's first mission to the status of 007 is associated with a trip to Madagascar, where you need to track down terrorist named Mollaka (Sebastien Foucan). Not everything goes as planned and Bond begins his own investigation, regardless of the agency M I 6. Bond wants to stir the hornet's nest of terrorists. The investigation leads him to the Bahamas, where he met with Dimitrios (Simon Abkarian) and his girlfriend, Solange (Caterina Murino). As we found out later, Dimitrios linked to a banker Le Shiffr (Madsen Mikkelsen), who finances terrorist organizations.

CIA learns that Le Shiffr intends to win big money from playing poker in Casino Royale, Montenegro. Exploration MI 6 gives the task 007 to win this game, and thereby destroy the organization Le Shiffra.

Supervisor Bond's 'M' (Judi Dench) puts a fascinating Bond Vesper Lynd (Eva Green). Bond sees Vesper skeptical - they say, no matter what she is not capable - but she is gradually gaining respect for the agent, they both go through many dangers, and even taken prisoner by Le Shiffru.

Montenegro, Bond goes to a local agent Mathis (Giancarlo Giannini), and Felix Leiter (Jeffrey Wright) and representing the interests of the CIA. So, the game starts. This is a real marathon, which uses dirty tricks and violence. Blood is shed, the stakes are rising, the game nears ...

Anastasia Kudinov


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