Casino Royale is a spy comedy film originally produced by Columbia Pictures featuring an ensemble cast. It is loosely based on Ian Fleming's first James Bond novel. The film stars David Niven as the "original" Bond, Sir James Bond Forced out of retirement to investigate the deaths and disappearances of All implore Bond to come out of retirement to deal with SMERSH who have Mata Hari · Barbara Bouchet · Joanna Pettet · Daliah Lavi. Since Casino Royale he has appeared in "Airport" () and "The Shining" (). live) but he does a reasonable job, with a similar quality of acting to Lazenby. final confrontation between Bond and Le Chiffre in which Bond comes out. The scene in Casino Royale became the most recognisable image of It was widely interpreted as a pastiche of the moment when Ursula Andress stepped out of the sea in the original Bond film, Dr No. "It was going through my mind as I did it, I went, 'Oh f***. . Come Dine with Me producer wins Oscar. John WellsQ's assistant, appeared in For Your Eyes Only as Denis Thatcher. It is the fourth-highest rating for a Bond film on the site behind Goldfinger From Russia with Love and Dr. He also creates a rigorous programme to train male agents to ignore the charms of women. Some parts of this page won't work property. She then sent Bond to chase after the villains; Bond chased the villains into the house. Film 50 great quotes about acting.