The FIRST film adaptation of Ian Fleming's JAMES BOND -- from ! Stars: Barry Nelson, Peter Lorre and. Directed by William H. Brown Jr.. With Barry Nelson, Peter Lorre, Linda Christian. American spy James Bond must outsmart card wiz and crime boss LeChiffre. " Climax!" Casino Royale (TV Episode ) Trivia on IMDb: Cameos, Mistakes, Spoilers and more.