We track the peaks and valleys of 007's onscreen life through 21 previous official films, from ''Dr. No'' to ''Casino Royale''
5. CASINO ROYALE (2006)
Nowadays, it's virtually impossible to conceive of all the griping that came from 007 aficionados way back when, calling Daniel Craig a nobody and ''James Bland'' and so on not after this edgy, sleek, sexy reimagining, which, thanks largely to the new man in the tuxedo, put a fresh face on what had become a tired franchise. To paraphrase the film's theme song, there's no doubt: Now we know his name.
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