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One of the most famous pieces of jewellery in Bond movie history is the Algerian Love Knot necklace by Sophie Harley, worn by Eva Green (who plays Vesper). The intricate necklace features in not just one but two Bond films, Casino Royale (2006) and Quantum of Solace (2008). Now, five years after that last movie, the love knot necklace and collection including the earrings are still a popular part of Sophie Harley's impressive collection.

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The playing cards and chips seen in the One&Only Ocean Club poker scene in Casino Royale (2006), are created by Cartamundi. The cards and chips can be seen at the poker game between Alex Dimitrios (Simon Abkarian) and James Bond (Daniel Craig), when Bond wins the Aston Martin DB5 from Dimitrios.

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In the movie Casino Royale (2006), when James Bond (Daniel Craig) is in M's apartment, using her laptop, he sits on a Herman Miller Aeron office chair.

The Herman Miller Aeron, designed by Bill Stumpf and Don Chadwick, has become an icon in chair design and is featured in the Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMa).

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In Casino Royale, when Bond and M meet in M's apartment, they sit on Knoll Barcelona designer chairs.

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In Casino Royale, on a small table in M's apartment, we have spotted a hardcover copy of Burne-Jones: The Life and Works of Sir Edward Burne-Jones (1833-1898) by Christopher Wood.

by Nico Knüpfer

Nico Knüpfer and his girlfriend Janette made this photo reportage of their visit of Casino Royale filming locations in the center of Prague.

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David Arnold, composer of 5 Bond films, is auctioning off a brilliant piece of James Bond memorabilia for a poverty fighting charity CARE International – the charity he is an ambassador for. This limited edition promotional Samsonite attaché briefcase was presented to David Arnold, the composer of the film score for Tomorrow Never Dies, for his contribution to the production.

Sunspel recreates Sean Connery’s James Bond shorts for Barbican exhibition

Working on the new Barbican exhibition Designing 007 – Fifty years of Bond style, costume designer Lindy Hemming approached Sunspel to recreate the shorts that evoke the early Bond films.

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Heineken has been a partner of the James Bond film franchise since Tomorrow Never Dies (1998), but James Bond himself only drinks the Dutch beer in the latest film SkyFall (2012). Though beer drinking may seem like a radical departure for 007, it is not the first time he’s had a beer, either on screen or on the page.

When M calls Bond in Venice (at about 2h00m55s in the movie Casino Royale), we hear the ringtone of his K800i mobile phone. Download the ringtone, a Sony Ericsson ringtone named Doctor's Phone, below as mp3 or midi file. In the movie, the ringtone has a slightly higher pitch.

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Mads Mikkelsen, as Le Chiffre, wears a Longines Evidenza Chronograph watch in the movie Casino Royale. The watch can be seen during the thrilling poker game in the film, most clearly in chapter 20 of the DVD and also on a set photo printed in the James Bond Encyclopedia, page 71.

The wallpaper seen on M's laptop and on Bill Tanner's computer in the movie Casino Royale. Many copies of this wallpaper exist. This particular version was created by George Zareba in 2007-2008. Check your screen resolution and download the right size.

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James Bond is known for his expensive taste and the caviar is no exception: caviar is usually not cheap, but Bond prefers the best, the most exclusive and expensive kind, Beluga caviar.

The letter from "M" from the movie Casino Royale that Bond receives in Hotel Splendide. Created by Urhash.

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The letter from "M" from the movie Casino Royale that Bond receives in Montenegro. The letter, that comes in a big envelop along with two passports, explains the identities that Bond (Arlington Beech) and Vesper (Stephanie Broadchest) need to assume. Created by Urhash.

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The Sony Ericsson M600i (in chrystal white color) is the mobile phone used by Vesper (Eva Green) in the James Bond film Casino Royale.

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In the movie Casino Royale, James Bond uses a money clip to keep his money and credit card. The money clip is handmade by english silversmith Douglas Pell.

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In Quantum of Solace (2008), James Bond (Daniel Craig) wears Tom Ford sunglasses, model FT108. Although they are very similar or identical to Oliver Peoples Airman sunglasses, they were finally identified to be Tom Ford sunglasses.

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Daniel Craig as James Bond wears suede Vega gun holsters in Casino Royale (2006) and SkyFall (2012).

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In Casino Royale, the stunning Sunseeker Predator 108, a luxury motor yacht, is owned by villain Le Chiffre.

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The high performance Sunseeker XS 2000 can be seen in Casino Royale, in the shot together with the landing sea plane that brings Bond to the Bahamas.

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Grandhotel Pupp, a 228-room luxury hotel located in Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad), Czech Republic, doubles for Hotel Splendide in Montenegro in the 2006 movie Casino Royale.

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The green bikini worn by Solange (Alex Dimitrios's wife) played by Caterina Murino in Casino Royale, is a La Perla Green Sequin bikini.

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In the first casino scene in Casino Royale, where Bond wins the Aston Martin DB5 in the One & Only Club, he orders a "Mount Gay Rum with soda".

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A pair of S.T. Dupont cufflinks modelnr. 5172 Diamond Head Square, with palladium finishes, are worn by Daniel Craig in Casino Royale.

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Villa del Balbianello is located next to Lake Como, Italy. In the spring of 2006, the movie Casino Royale was filmed in front of the villa. The villa doubles as a hospital where James Bond (Daniel Craig) is recovering, together with Vesper (Eva Green) and where the Swiss banker comes to get the code to transfer the money.

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James Bond uses a Heckler & Koch UMP with silencer and a curved magazine in the last scene of Casino Royale.

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Brioni suits are worn by Pierce Brosnan in all of his Bond movies and by Daniel Craig in Casino Royale. Brioni, a famous Italian bespoke house, was introduced to Bond by costume designer Lindy Hemming in the movie GoldenEye.

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Turnbull & Asser, the world renowned Jermyn Street shirt maker, launched a "Limited Collection" Shirt and Bow Tie combination which features in the film Casino Royale.

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The Omega Seamaster Professional Diver is worn by Daniel Craig in his first Bond movie Casino Royale. He wears the stainless steel 41mm with blue face, blue bezel on a stainless steel bracelet, model 2220.80.00. The watch doesn't have any special Q-features, unlike the Seamaster watches worn by Pierce Brosnan in his movies.

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