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Lea Seydoux says SPECTRE's theme is 'family'

Lea Seydoux, who plays Madeleine Swann in SPECTRE, says the theme of the 24th James Bond film is “family.”

Seydoux, who turns 30 on July 1, gave an interview to… 168 more words

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Class of '99: American Beauty

Photographed by canonical cinematographer Conrad Hall near the end of his long and varied career, American Beauty is a luminously, exasperatingly gorgeous motion picture. It also makes you feel a little sick for caring about cinematography at all, especially when it is put to use excusing and gussying up Alan Ball’s amateurish, ruthlessly self-apologetic, largely confused screenplay. 1,568 more words

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BEST PICTURE REVISITED: AMERICAN BEAUTY (1999)

The first time I watched American Beauty, in high school, I knew this was a movie for adults. There were clear similarities: my ordinary suburban house; my dad worked for a large corporation; I felt lonely, isolated. 883 more words

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The Opening Sequence Of James Bond's 'SPECTRE' Features 1,500 Extras

Late last year, before the title and cast of the 24th James Bond film were even announced in London, there were reports that SPECTRE was already way over budget. 162 more words

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SPECTRE video blog features Mexico City filming

The official James Bond site released another video blog today, this one focusing on the 24th James Bond movie’s Mexico City sequence.

The video, not quite two minutes long, has a brief comment from director Sam Mendes and a look at preparing costumes for extras. 46 more words

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New 'Spectre' Extended TV Spot Brings a Ton of Kick Ass New Footage!

Bond. James Bond. Daniel Craig is back as 007 for the¬†fourth entry into this James Bond franchise and it couldn’t look any freaking better. After the accomplishments of the previous films (mostly¬† 225 more words

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