He's too busy making plays.
Sam Mendes sends 007 into a battle that’s not just Bondian — it’s Oedipal, it’s biblical. And it’s absolutely thrilling.
Yes, Van Helsing is a character.
It'll premiere in London.
Get a look at the new Bond movie, directed by Sam Mendes.
Never forget Ian Fleming's "very conflicted character," says director Sam Mendes.
He's wearing the newsboy cap, so you know he's the real deal.
In this electric but flawed production, he’s a species apart from every other being onstage: Part imp, part satyr, part maniac.
You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll buy an iPhone.
Because the mythical 23rd James Bond movie will likely never happen, Sam Mendes has lined up his next two projects.
The ads will likely debut on June 7, when Apple is expected to unveil a new app for overcoming the soul-crushing tedium of married life in the suburbs.
On Team Shankman: Joel Madden and some sandwich-maker.
He might direct a 'Wizard of Oz' prequel, with Robert Downey Jr. as the Wizard.
Sam Mendes is reportedly in talks to direct the upcoming Peter Morgan–scripted 23rd James Bond movie.
Plus: Gael García Bernal! LeBron James! Puppets!
It has a distinct Cameron Crowe by way of Fox Searchlight feel to it, which isn't necessarily a cause for concern.