Casino Royale

The Non-Bonds: James Bond's Bitter, Decades-Long Battle... with James Bond | 4 Oct 2012 // 6:15 PM

While the James Bond film franchise remains one of the most acclaimed, successful, recognizable and marketable movie series in history, there was a time when the mighty Mister Bond had some stiff competition at the box office: himself.


Casino Royale (2006) | 12 Apr 2007 // 6:00 PM

Casino Royale feels sleek, lean, shorn of fat, lithely running freely along that relentless but perilous path from point A to point B in classic parkourfashion.

Casino Royale (2006) | 16 Nov 2006 // 12:00 PM

The new Bond understands loss, but focuses on revenge instead of grief. He's a hard body in a hard new world.


A Lego Take on Casino Royale's Opening Scene | 13 May 2013 // 2:27 AM

OK, file under geek click-bait. We know, we know. But you have to admit this Lego reconstruction of the first scene in the James Bond film 'Casino Royale' is pretty darned ingenious.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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