Casino Royale. 1967. Great Britain/USA. Directed by Ken Hughes, John Huston, Joseph McGrath, Robert Parrish, Richard Talmadge. Screenplay by Wolf Mankowitz, John Law, Michael Sayers, suggested by the novel by Ian Fleming. With Peter Sellers, Ursula Andress, David Niven
35mm. 131 min.
In this cheeky spoof, very loosely based on Ian Fleming’s novels, Sir James Bond is called out of espionage retirement to thwart his nemesis, Le Chiffre. Kerr’s friend John Huston personally asked her to take the cameo role of Secret Agent Mimi.