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Spectre (2015)

Watched a part of my walk down the Blockbusters-lane; Back to the Bang for the Buck

I’m not sure whether it’s me being bad with irony, or if they tried to tell me something when they opened this with the…

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I don’t think of it as a competition – which might surprise you, given the way movies are reported constantly. – Sam Mendes http://ift.tt/1Tjcjjo

Sam Mendes

First Night Design | #CoverMakeOver Week 9 — American Beauty

Now what on earth was I going to do for American Beauty for Week 8 of Julie Powell‘s makeover challenge. There have been several different covers for the film which is directed by Sam Mendes and stars Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening and Thora Birch, in which a ‘sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter’s best friend’. 167 more words

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Sam Mendes Named President Of Venice Film Festival Jury

James Bond director Sam Mendes will preside over the 73rd Venice Film Festival jury, it was announced today. The fest runs August 31-September 10.

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Sam Mendes to Head Venice Film Festival Jury

ROME — British film and stage director Sam Mendes will head the jury of the 73rd Venice Film Festival.

Mendes’ rapport with the Lido dates back to 2002 when he was in the Venice competition with Tom Hanks-starrer “Road to Perdition,” which is the only one of his movies to launch from an international film festival. 380 more words


Jack Burton Reviews Spectre

It’s a strange thing, being a James Bond fan. With respect to things like Star Wars, Star Trek, and Doctor Who, everyone’s favorite sex-crazed, sociopath super spy predates all of them. 2,443 more words


Sam Mendes To Direct Thriller 'THE VOYEUR'S MOTEL'

Sam Mendes will be directing a taboo-pushing thriller THE VOYEUR’S MOTEL for the big screen. This his first directorial effort following his work on the past two James Bond films,  96 more words