Posts Tagged ‘Sam Mendes’
An entirely watchable Bond; parts are even thrilling. But there's something missing here, a vital essence that seems to have drained away.
French actor. British spies. U.S. presidents. German dentist. Alaskan wolves. Indonesian thugs. Japanese chefs. Bengal tigers. It's Nick's best & worst of 2012.
Sam Mendes' debut film stuns with its thrillingly cinematic depiction of suburbia.
As much as “Casino Royale” felt like a game-changer six years ago, “Skyfall” moves the ball further down the field. It is both grander and grimmer.
Blending the scope and fury of Daniel Craig's Bond with the intimacy of the stage, "Skyfall" cohesively reshuffles the 007 deck both with a tipped cap to tradition and a clear eye on what's next.
It's been 50 years since the first Bond film was released. What's in store for the franchise in number 23?
"Away We Go" — a film about imperfections in friendship, love and parenthood — is the latest in Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
This often-delightful comedy/drama from director Sam Mendes pairs Maya Rudolph and John Krasinski on a kooky road trip.
It seems like every year there's an irreverent, leisurely little picture that sneaks in to pack a little whimsy among the titans of summer. This year "Away We Go" is that film.