Casino Royale is exactly what the franchise needs to keep in the game This is a Bond movie, and everything comes back to him and the actor who plays him. " Casino Royale " has the answers to all my complaints about the year-old James Bond series, and some I hadn't even thought of. It's not that. Reviews Counted: Fresh: Rotten: Critics Consensus: Casino Royale disposes of the silliness and gadgetry that plagued .. This is a Bond movie, and everything comes back to him and the actor who plays him. Rating : PG (for intense sequences of violent.