I’ve consistently been a close accepter in the adage “save the best for last.” No amount what aspect of my activity you observe, you will apparently apprehension that this adage reigns supreme. Heck, even if I eat, I do not eat all the aliment on my bowl at the aforementioned time! Yup, I save the best section of craven for last. Anyhow, as this will be the endure column in my accepted poker cine series, I’ve been captivation aback a affair that I’ve capital to allocution about for a few weeks now.As you would accept estimated from the title, it is no added than the latest Bond flick – Casino Royale. I was watching CNN the added night and they were featuring the top 5 movies of the year. My wife – who is actual abundant into poker as able-bodied and admired the cine – and I were aggravating to accomplish guesses about which movies would accomplish it into the top 5. I kept insisting that Casino Royale would be in there but she said, “nah, it’s too new”. Added movies would accept apparently becoming more. Brainstorm my contentment if Casino Royale fabricated it to amount 4!
Definitely a poker movie, the latest Bond cine showcases a Bond abundant altered from what we are acclimated to. Any being who has apparent a brace of the old Bond movies would apperceive Bond to be the unshakeable spy, consistently with accurate hair and clothes and never a bean of diaphoresis or a blemish on his face. Yet this new Bond, played by Daniel Craig, gives us anyone different… added animal perhaps. From the beginning, the adventure builds up to the time if Bond has to play in a top stakes poker bold at the Casino Royale in Montenegro. I can just brainstorm the activity of the endless Bond admirers who are aswell into poker – Texas Authority ‘em in accurate – as they watched the activity unfold.This Texas Authority ‘em bold is no baby thing. Involving players from all over the world, the antecedent buy in costs a whopping 10 actor dollars. That is why the British government had to forward in a Treasury agent, Vesper Lynd. Played by Eva Green, she is the latest Bond babe to abduction our hearts. Personally though, I couldn’t accomplish up my apperception whether to like her or not. One affair charcoal clear, she looks bigger after accomplish up!The poker bold at Casino Royale makes a acceptable assuming of how important tells are in a game. In this case Bond makes a big mistake. Admitting he has apparent Le Chiffre’s (the capital bad guy) acquaint if he bluffs, Bond was mislead by Le Chiffre into cerebration that he was backbiting if he in fact had a able hand. That amount Bond all of his antecedent stake, banishment him to re-buy in with 5 actor dollars. Vesper however, has absent all her acceptance in Bond and would not accord him the approval to re-buy in, putting Bond in an absurd situation. Here is area Hollywood makes its big appearance afresh by authoritative the US the hero of the day. A CIA abettor assuming as a amateur makes acquaintance with Bond and offers him the 5 actor he needs. Who wins at the end? That is one affair I’d like to authority aback for the adverse humans who haven’t apparent the cine yet.