Casino Royale

The Hunger Games (Film)

If you think The Hunger Games copies the Japanese film Battle Royale, you are wrong. Both feature youngsters fighting to the death, but one is a secret eradication programme and the other is a live television show.

Friday, 30 March, 2012, 12:00am

Tough Mr Bond can steal the bonus

After six months of competition, the 1010 Happy Valley Million Challenge will come down to its usual nail-biting finish at the city course tonight, with horses who are not in contention standing in the way of the front-runners and Mr Bond looking a great chance to steal the main prize.

29 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Quantum of Solace

Starring: Daniel Craig, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench, Olga Kurylenko

Director: Marc Forster

Category: IIB

6 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Worldwide action

The latest in the 007 franchise picks up just one hour after James Bond left the poker table in Casino Royale, making Quantum of Solace the first direct sequel in the series' history.

2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

film focus

In anticipation of its sequel, Quantum of Solace (due to be released in October in Britain), fans of the James Bond franchise reboot Casino Royale can catch it on the small screen tonight (Star World, 9pm).

30 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

press play

Parkour, also known as l'art du deplacement (the art of displacement), is a French-born discipline

in which participants overcome obstacles in their path in the most efficient and quick manner.

7 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Casino Royale (DVD)

After Pierce Brosnan, the new 007 comes as a much-needed break from absurd plots and stale characters.

27 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

A real battle royale

Vengeance Of Rain and Admire Moon go head to head in top-notch QE II Cup showdown

29 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Fashion ... and then some

Galaxy of film and TV (that's television, folks) characters tipped to be the popular costume trends at the stadium

30 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Casino Royale

Surprisingly violent and dark, Casino Royale - the latest, and 21st official, James Bond movie - is one of the best action films of the year.

The film, directed by Martin Campbell, features the tough Daniel Craig - Angelina Jolie's lover-cum-rival in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) - as the British spy, replacing the charming Pierce Brosnan.

21 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

New Bond in a bleak world

The new James Bond movie Casino Royale is perhaps the darkest and most violent instalment of the spy franchise.

It opens with a black-and-white sequence of a newly-promoted and panting Bond (Daniel Craig) murdering the first victim of his 007 career.

17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Casino Royale

Starring: Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, Judi Dench

Director: Martin Campbell

Category: IIA

14 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

FROM THE VAULT: 1967

Casino Royale

Starring: Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, William Holden, David Niven, Peter Sellers, Orson Welles

Directors: Val Guest, Ken Hughes, John Huston, Joe McGrath, John Parish

7 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

Paliburg discounts lure homebuyers

Paliburg Holdings has sold almost half of the 100 units in its Park Royale Development in Yuen Long that had been offered at about 7 per cent less than the official listed price, according to area property agents.

Several thousand flat hunters have trooped through Park Royale since Paliburg introduced its latest sales offer on Thursday.

24 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

Measures fail to lure buyers

Paliburg Holdings has received a disappointing response to the sale of its Park Royale development in Yuen Long - the first project released for pre-sale since the Government relaxed anti-speculation measures.

Property agents said only 150 of the 612 units on offer had been sold, after more than 900 potential buyers had registered.

15 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

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