Sam Mendes Movie News

  • James Bond writer: "The Bond villain has become a reality"

    The writers of James Bond have been speaking about fiction becoming reality…

    It’s been over a year since 007 was last seen on the big screen and we are still no closer to knowing what happened to him at the end of Spectre. He seemingly got…

    The writers of James Bond have been speaking about fiction becoming reality…

    It’s been over a year since 007 was last seen on the big screen and we are still no closer to knowing what happened to him at the end of Spectre. He seemingly got his “happy ending” but much is still up in the end around the series, with star Daniel Craig still no closer to confirming if he will return to the role or if the usual “reboot” will soon take place.

    Writer Neal Pervis, who has worked on the last…
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  • Former James Bond star slates Spectre

    Former 007 star is not a fan of the current James Bond blockbuster, Spectre.

    Former 007 star is not a fan of the current James Bond blockbuster, Spectre.
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    I couldn't agree with his comments more. The film is OK but not a classic, and Craig has the potential to deliver that every time if given the right material to work with.
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  • SPECTRE Smashes Records at Chinese Box Office; Nears $550M Worldwide

    SPECTRE is breaking yet more records, this time with the biggest opening weekend and biggest opening three days of all time for any 2D US film at the Chinese box office. With an estimated $48 million, it’s also only about $11 million off what…

    SPECTRE is breaking yet more records, this time with the biggest opening weekend and biggest opening three days of all time for any 2D US film at the Chinese box office. With an estimated $48 million, it’s also only about $11 million off what Skyfall made during its entire China run.

    SPECTRE also remained very firmly at the top of the North American box office in its second weekend by taking an estimated $35.4 million, which is only a 49.7% drop from its opening. It’s worth noting that…
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  • Spectre earns $73 million in North America: nearly beats Skyfall's numbers

    Spectre breathed life into the North American box office this weekend, earning a whopping $73 million. The 24th Bond entry edged close, but failed to beat Skyfall‘s opening numbers, which remains 007’s top domestic debut with $88.4…

    Spectre breathed life into the North American box office this weekend, earning a whopping $73 million. The 24th Bond entry edged close, but failed to beat Skyfall‘s opening numbers, which remains 007’s top domestic debut with $88.4 million.

    Daniel Craig’s final outing scored an “A-” on Cinemascore; so it’s clear that audiences are enjoying it.

    Spectre – budgeted at $250 million (plus marketing costs) – has earned an impressive $300 million world-wide since it’s release. However, the…
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Sam Mendes Movie Reviews

  • Spectre - Review

    “Though Spectre is not Bond’s most accomplished outing, there is most certainly life in the old dog yet.”

    “Though Spectre is not Bond’s most accomplished outing, there is most certainly life in the old dog yet.”
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Sam Mendes Movie Previews

  • Three New Spectre Posters

    The official James Bond Twitter account has released three new posters for Spectre.

    The official James Bond Twitter account has released three new posters for Spectre.
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  • New Spectre Poster Calls Back to Classic James Bond

    The latest poster for Spectre is certainly reminiscent of 007’s glory years.

    The latest poster for Spectre is certainly reminiscent of 007’s glory years.
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  • Spectre - Featurette: The Bond Women

    A Featurette looking at the Bond Women of Spectre. The film’s story follows a cryptic message from Bond’s past which sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive,…

    A Featurette looking at the Bond Women of Spectre. The film’s story follows a cryptic message from Bond’s past which sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind Spectre.
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  • Spectre - Day of the Dead on Set

    The latest Spectre vlog focuses on filming the opening sequence set during the Day of the Dead festival in Mexico City.

    The latest Spectre vlog focuses on filming the opening sequence set during the Day of the Dead festival in Mexico City.
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Sam Mendes Movie Features

  • Nick Picks | Should Spectre Be Daniel Craig’s Final Outing as James Bond?

    Daniel Craig’s owned this character for almost a decade now and Spectre may be the most appropriate way for him to gracefully bow out.

    Daniel Craig’s owned this character for almost a decade now and Spectre may be the most appropriate way for him to gracefully bow out.
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Sam Mendes Movie Trailers

  • Spectre - My World TV Spot

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
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  • Spectre - Final Trailer

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind Spectre. Check out the final trailer!

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind Spectre. Check out the final trailer!
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  • SPECTRE - Trailer 2

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
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  • Spectre - Trailer

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
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