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Sam Mendes has new Bond story

Sam Mendes has new Bond story

Nov 20 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Departing James Bond screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade say Sam Mendes and writer John Logan have already come up with a story for the next film in the franchise.

Sam Mendes already has a story for Bond 24. The 'Skyfall' filmmaker hasn't yet confirmed he will be returning to direct Daniel Craig in the next outing for the iconic spy, but screenwriters Neal...

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Sam Mendes has new Bond story

Nov 20 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Departing James Bond screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade say Sam Mendes and writer John Logan have already come up with a story for the next film in the franchise.

Sam Mendes already has a story for Bond 24.
The 'Skyfall' filmmaker hasn't yet confirmed he will be returning to direct Daniel Craig in the next outing for the iconic spy, but screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade appeared to reveal he will be in a statement announcing they will be leaving the franchise after a five-film stint.
Robert said: ''We're very happy to have done five Bond movies. I think we've gotten it to a good place. I know that John Logan and Sam Mendes have come up with a plot for another one, which takes the pressure off because these films take up a lot of time.''
The duo worked on 'The World Is Not Enough', 'Die Another Day' and the three films which have starred Daniel, 'Casino Royale', 'Quantum of Solace' and 'Skyfall' and revealed they initially planned to step down after their fourth piece of work for the series.
Neal said: ''We were going to stop with 'Quantum of Solace', but it's good to go out on a high with 'Skyfall'.''
The pair also admitted they had been ''tempted'' to kill off Bond.
Asked what they are not allowed to do as Bond writers, Neal said: ''Time Travel''.
Robert added: ''And killing him off, although we have been tempted''.

 
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‘Bond 24′ Getting Hefty Rewrite From Neil Purvis and Robert Wade

Aug 1 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Slash Film

Bond 24 will bring Daniel Craig and Sam Mendes back into the world of globe-trotting espionage, but the screenwriting credit may not be what we were expecting it to be. While John Logan also made the leap back into Bond after Skyfall, the script turned in may be getting more of a work-over than previously suggested. Rewrites on big movies happen all the time, and weeks ago it was reported that Neil Purvis and Robert Wade, who have worked on many B ...
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Slate PR Sets Katherine Rowe To Run Gotham Outpost

Jun 5 2014 10:01am CDT | Source: Deadline

Katherine Rowe has been elevated to senior vice president at Slate, and the New York-based Rowe will run the powerhouse PR firm’s Gotham headquarters. She has spent the last four years at slate after joining from ID-PR, and the clients she works with include Sam Mendes, Brett Ratner, Marc Webb, Sons Of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter and Gore Verbinski. “Katherine is one of the most talented professionals ...
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8 weeks ago

Showtime's "Penny Dreadful" Gets Renewed

Jun 4 2014 11:28am CDT | Source: dark horizons

Showtime has officially renewed its sexy, gothic supernatural thriller series "Penny Dreadful" for a second season to air in 2015. The order is for ten episodes, up from the eight produced for the first season which is currently halfway through its run. Josh Hartnett, Eva Green and Timothy Dalton lead the cast of the series which explores the idea of literary creations like Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray and Dracula living lives in the shadows of Victorian-era London ...
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'He was at peace with death. He knew how fortunate he had been'

Oct 4 2008 6:01pm CDT | Source: the guardian

Sam Mendes directed Paul Newman in his last major role in Road to Perdition. In this remarkably intimate portrait of one of his heroes, he recalls a humble man who worked prodigiously and without fuss - and cooked a first-cl ...
Source: the guardian   Full article at: the guardian
 

 

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