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Blu-Ray Review: Casino Royale

“Reboot” has become a dirty word for film fans but damned if this one doesn’t get it right.  The original Bond movies ranged from awesome to awful action flicks, but Casino Royale manages to get so much more from the franchise that they all pale in comparison.  Action has certainly come a long way since Connery’s time, and this film is superb in that regard, but where it truly shines is the deep characters and air-tight plotting. Continue reading