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"He feels more like my husband than my real husband." KATE WINSLET sometimes feels closer to her friend and REVOLUTIONARY ROAD co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO than her husband, director SAM MENDES....

Perfectionist Winslet Bugged Mendes About Film Over Dinner

Actress KATE WINSLET refused to let her director husband SAM MENDES rest after a day at work together on the set of REVOLUTIONARY ROAD because she was so pre-occupied with perfecting her scenes. The 33-year-old,...

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"Had I not known Kate at all, she would still have been my choice for the part. She was perfect for it." REVOLUTIONARY ROAD director SAM MENDES insists he was not biased in casting his...

Winslet, Slumdog Lead British Charge At Golden Globes

Kate Winslet has scooped both main acting awards at the Golden Globes on a night when Slumdog Millionaire was honoured four times.As the Hollywood awards season got underway in earnest, Winslet, 33, made it sixth...

By on 12 January 2009

Stars Prepare For Golden Globe Awards

The Hollywood award season kicks into gear today as stars prepare to attend the Golden Globe awards.Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, Judi Dench, Kirstin Scott Thomas and Hugh Laurie are all in the running for top...

By on 11 January 2009

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"I believe I'm gonna be going with KATE (WINSLET)... I'm sure he (director husband SAM MENDES) is fine (about that). I've known her for way longer anyway." LEONARDO DiCAPRIO plans on taking his Revolutionary Road...

Winslet Plans Two Dates A Week With Husband

KATE WINSLET keeps the romance alive in her marriage by arranging two dates a week with her film director husband SAM MENDES. The busy British couple married in 2003 and, with parenting and film work,...

Winslet Knew She Would Marry Mendes

Hollywood actress KATE WINSLET experienced love at first sight the day she set eyes on husband SAM MENDES. The Heavenly Creatures star met Mendes in 2001, shortly after the break-up of her first marriage to...

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"I don't really talk to anybody apart from Leo about what I am thinking of doing. Including Sam sometimes, actually." KATE WINSLET prefers to take career advice from her TITANIC co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO rather than...

Movie Reviews Revolutionary Road

In an addition to five wide releases opening over the holiday weekend, three other films are opening in limited release in order to qualify for Oscar nominations. The three are Revolutionary Road, Last Chance Harvey,...

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"I don’t really talk to anybody apart from Leo about what I am thinking of doing. Including Sam sometimes, actually.” KATE WINSLET prefers to take career advice from her TITANIC co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO rather than...

Winslet Feared Rows On Revolutionary Road

KATE WINSLET was nervous before shooting new movie REVOLUTIONARY ROAD - because the film was directed by her husband SAM MENDES. The actress insists she was "impatient" to work with her filmmaker husband of five...

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''I think they'll go on doing a movie together only once every 10 years.'' SAM MENDES on actress wife KATE WINSLET and her REVOLUTIONARY ROAD co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO, who she starred with in the hit...

Dicaprio And Winslet's On-screen Relationship Encouraged By Mendes

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and KATE WINSLET's love scenes in forthcoming movie REVOLUTIONARY ROAD had to be sexed up - by the actress' director husband SAM MENDES. The Hollywood stars play a couple in the film and...

Mendes Hunting For Script For Preacher Movie

Director SAM MENDES is desperate to turn cult comic book PREACHER into a movie - if only he could find the perfect script. The American Beauty filmmaker was rumoured to be working on bringing the...

Sam Mendes 'Needs Script' To Make Preacher Film

Sam Mendes has explained that his recently-announced adaptation of the controversial comic book series Preacher is at the very earliest stages of development.It was announced last week that the American Beauty director and Columbia Pictures...

By on 07 November 2008

Sam Mendes To Take Legendary Comic Preacher To Screen

Sam Mendes has been named as the man to take Preacher, one of the most acclaimed comic book series ever, to the big screen.The 75-issue series, created by writer Garth Ennis and artist Steve Dillon,...

By on 30 October 2008

Godfather Number One In Film Fans' All-time Top 500

The Godfather has been voted the best film ever made after a poll of moviemakers, film critics and magazine readers.The 1972 mafia picture, an adaptation of Mario Puzo's novel, topped Empire magazine's list of the...

By on 24 September 2008

Winslet: 'Dicaprio Sex Scene Was Weird'

Hollywood actress KATE WINSLET felt awkward filming a sex scene with LEONARDO DiCAPRIO for a forthcoming movie - because her husband SAM MENDES was directing. The pair, who played lovers in 1997's Titanic, are working...

Kevin Spacey To Judge British Short Film Talent

Kevin Spacey has joined the judging panel in a contest to discover the UK's most talent filmmakers.The American Beauty star will work with Oscar-nominated short film director Daniel Barber, Lenny Crooks, head of the New...

By on 07 June 2008

Maggie Gyllenhaal Replaces Toni Collette In Mendes Movie

Maggie Gyllenhaal has been snapped up to replace Toni Collette in an upcoming comedy from Sam Mendes.The as-yet-untitled picture from the American Beauty director tells of a young couple (John Krasinski and Maya Rudolph) who...

By on 02 May 2008

Virgin Media Offers UK Filmmakers Shot At The Big Time

Aspiring British moviemakers will have the chance to have their work seen by millions under a new competition from Virgin Media.Offering a 30,000 prize and a chance to have their work screened in cinemas across...

By on 01 May 2008

Fascinating Fact 5137

Australian actress TONI COLLETTE is to star in a new movie by AMERICAN BEAUTY director SAM MENDES. The currently untitled project, also featuring JOHN KRASINSKI and MAYA RUDOLPH, will begin filming in Connecticut later this...

Mendes To Direct First Opera

Director SAM MENDES is set to fulfil a lifelong dream - after signing up to work with one of the world's most prestigious opera festivals. The star will direct Mozart's Don Giovanni in the 2010...

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"BENICIO DEL TORO sends his apologies. He'd like to be here but he's making two or three films about CHE GUEVARA in Cuba or Mexico or somewhere like that." Director SAM MENDES jokes about BENICIO...

Mendes: 'Mcavoy Is The New Hoffman'

Director SAM MENDES has lavished praise on Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY - likening the star to screen legend DUSTIN HOFFMAN. The filmmaker insists the Last King Of Scotland star is just as good as The...

Sam Mendes Attacked By Broadway Legend Laurentis

Broadway writing legend ARTHUR LAURENTIS has attacked director SAM MENDES, accusing the Oscar winner of destroying his musical GYPSY. Laurentis has returned to the New York stage with a new production of Gyspy at the...

Mendes Pulls London Shakespeare Plays

Director SAM MENDES has been forced to cancel two of his London theatre projects after leading actor Stephen Dillane pulled out of the shows because of an illness in the family. Mendes was due to...

Dicaprio Heading For Broadway?

Actor LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is considering swapping Hollywood for Broadway later this year (07), to make his New York stage debut in drama THE BASIC TRAINING OF PAVLO HUMMEL. According to FoxNews columnist ROGER FRIEDMAN, DiCaprio's...

Mendes Reunites With Spacey For Stage Project

Director SAM MENDES is to reunite with his AMERICAN BEAUTY star KEVIN SPACEY in a three year theatre project. Spacey, Artistic Director of London's Old Vic Theatre, has invited Mendes to present a double-bill of...

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Tangerine - Trailer

'Tangerine' is an upcoming film from director Sean Baker ('Starlet', 'Greg the Bunny'). The film was written by Baker...

Royal Bliss - Drown With Me Video

Royal Bliss have taken some time to record a video discussing and detailing the creation of their 'newest and...