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Director: Sam Mendes

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Road To Perdition (2002)

Working for the mob, Michael Sullivan (Tom Hanks) is the top hitman for John Rooney (Paul Newman). After Michael’s son witnesses his father at work, John’s son, Connor (Daniel Craig), goes to the Sullivan household, killing Michael’s wife and other son. 472 more words


Penny Dreadful Season One Overview and Finale Review

When I first heard that Showtime were set to air a horror series based on the famous literary characters of Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and the like, I was beyond excited. 915 more words

The Small Screen Scene

…new Showtime series "Penny Dreadful" is really something.

Created by John Logan, and produced by Logan and “American Beauty” director Sam Mendes, this feels like the television equivalent of a DJ mashup. Named after the cheap 19th century British pulp publications containing sensational and lurid stories, this series runs amok amongst the most well-known Victorian horror figures. 203 more words

Movies And TV-series

Review: Cabaret

For a while I reserved a special place for Les Miserablès as the best dramatic retelling of a historical period by a musical, but that has all changed since I saw the Sam Mendes directed… 374 more words

Musical Review

Sam Mendes delivers a lucid, dark, and funny "King Lear" for NTLive

In Sam Mendes’s almost flawless production of King Lear at the National Theatre, broadcasted live to cinemas worldwide through NTLive, Lear (the phenomenal Simon Russell Beale… 1,305 more words
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James Bond 24 Gets A Script Rewrite To "Punch Up The Humour"

Veteran James Bond screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade have been brought in to rewrite the script for Bond 24. The reason for the duo’s return has been revealed to be to give it more “punch”, the  235 more words

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