Seeing as Sam Mendes has quite conclusively rebuffed their offers to return for more, it seems that the James Bond producers have approached Chris Nolan with an offer to direct the next episode.
It looks like the old two-year pattern from years gone by might not be so easy to stick to these days.
Last we heard he was 75% sure to come back. So why did he turn it down?
Previous intel on the future of James Bond suggested that John Logan, the screenwriter who finished off Skyfall, had cooked up a two-part storyline. This was reportedly going to be set to be spread across Bond movies 24 and 25.
Showtime are investing in Mendes’ monster mash.
I’d rather see Sam Mendes direct Bond 24 than anything else, I think.
Jekyll and Hyde join the back of the queue.
Old style pride, chutzpah and élan, but fuelled a little bit by anger.
Michael Moran’s seen Skyfall, and we calmed him down just enough to tell you about it. And, like 007′s classic DB5, there isn’t a spoiler in sight.
Major spoiler warning: James Bond hits on a woman.
Called Digger vs. Train but not at all Transformers-y. At all.
Splish splash, Bond’s taking an early bath.
This looks like an exceptionally good Bond film.
Looks like a really great sequence.
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Making London “dark, beautiful and sinister” for the big screen.
Skyfall looks better at being a Bond film than I had at all expected. Indeed, this could end up being Sam Mendes‘ crowning glory. I guess there’s something to be said for learning and observing the conventions of a genre. …
“There’s something about the last part of the movie which is deliberately, very consciously could have taken part in 1962.” Nice wheels, Jim.
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I’m fresh out of the IMAX Remix event held to coincide with Comic-Con and there will definitely be more to say about that later. For now, though, let’s discuss their big finish: the premiere of an IMAX exclusive trailer for …
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