What's this? This is an unbiased just-the-facts news timeline ('newsline') about Sam Mendes, created by Newslines contributors. Learn more

Sam Mendes

Sam Mendes2 posts
Latest News view > Click for Biography view
2 Oct, 2015

Spectre final trailer

Trailer0 Comments

Sony Pictures releases the final trailer for Spectre.

Oberhouser (Waltz): Why did you come?
Bond: I came here to kill you.
Oberhauser: And I thought you came here to die.
Bond: Well, it’s all a matter of perspective.

SPECTRE - Final Trailer (Official)

26 Mar, 2000

Wins Oscar

Oscar0 Comments

Mendes wins the Academy Award for Best Achievement in Directing for the satirical drama American Beauty. Steven Spielberg presents the award.

I want to say thank you to an astonishing young studio, DreamWorks, for having the courage to hire a bloke from English theatre to do a movie about American suburbia, and then trusting him.

Sam Mendes ‪Wins Best Director | 72nd Oscars (2000)