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    Watch: There Be Monsters In The Trailer for Showtime's Horror Series 'Penny Dreadful,' Created By 'Hugo' Writer John Logan

    Created by John Logan, writer of "Hugo" and "Skyfall," and executive produced by Sam Mendes, horror series "Penny Dreadful" finds Showtime swinging for the fences in terms of high-end genre programming.

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    Watch: New Teasers for Showtime's Horror Series 'Penny Dreadful' Explore the 'Place in the Shadows'

    Josh Hartnett and Eva Green star in Showtime's upcoming psychosexual horror series "Penny Dreadful," created and written by John Logan ("Hugo") and executive produced by Sam Mendes.

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    Watch: Showtime Teases 'Dexter' Fans with Upcoming Psycho-Horror Series 'Penny Dreadful'

    Last night's "Dexter" finale didn't mark the end of Showtime's psycho-horror storytelling trend -- it was accompanied by a teaser for the network's upcoming series "Penny Dreadful."

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    Watch: A Trailer for the Star-Studded Sam Mendes-Produced Shakespeare Series 'The Hollow Crown'

    A trio of Shakespeare's most gripping plays gets the epic treatment in "The Hollow Crown," a series of filmed adaptations brought to life by Neal Street Productions, NBCUniversal Internatinonal and THIRTEEN.

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    'The Impossible' Filmmaker Juan Antonio Bayona Will Direct the First Two Episodes of Showtime's 'Penny Dreadful'

    "Penny Dreadful," Showtime's upcoming "psychosexual horror series" executive produced by Sam Mendes ("American Beauty") has snagged an impressive director for its first two episodes. Spanish filmmaker Juan Antonio Bayona ("The Impossible") will helm the first two of the eight installments in the sea...

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    'Skyfall' Wins Top Honors at the Empire Film Awards; 'Hobbit,' 'Dredd 3D' and 'Sightseers' Also Win

    At this year's Jameson Empire Film Awards, hosted by Empire Magazine, Britain's top selling film publication, Sam Mendes' first Bond outing "Skyfall" took home the top honors. Other winners of the 18th annual included Dame Helen Mirren, Danny Boyle, Jennifer Lawrence, Mendes himself, Daniel Radcliff...

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    Sam Mendes' James Bond Film Officially Titled 'Skyfall,' Movie Is A Stand-Alone Story

    First Synopsis Suggest That Judi Dench's M Will Be Front-And-CenterUpdate: The official Bond twitter account, @007, have revealed the first synopsis for the project, which reads: "Bond's loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and de...

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    Albert Finney Goes From Bourne To Sam Mendes' 'James Bond 23'

    When it was announced that Oscar-winner Sam Mendes, a man best known for prestige pictures like "American Beauty" and "Revolutionary Road," would be directing the new James Bond film, it was generally seen as something of a curveball. And if anyone was expecting business as usual for the franchise (...

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    Nora Ephron Directing Sam Mendes-Produced Time Travel TV Adaptation 'Lost In Austen'

    Yes, It's Another Version Of 'Pride & Prejudice'It's easy to dump on Nora Ephron. And in many ways, justified, certainly to anyone who's had to sit through "Mixed Nuts," or "Michael," or "Lucky Numbers" or "Bewitched." But she did, of course, write the stone-cold classic "When Harry Met Sally," and,...

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    Is 'Skyfall' The Name Of Sam Mendes' James Bond Film?

    Considering it's had an unusually tortured journey to the screen for a big franchise picture, thanks to the financial problems of MGM, it's not entirely surprising that details are relatively thin for the twenty-third James Bond film, the third to star Daniel Craig as the suave secret agent. Oscar-winner Sam Mendes has been attached to direct for close to two years now, we've known that for certain. Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, who've penned the first draft of every Bond script since "The World Is Not Enough," again did the groundwork, before Peter Morgan, John Logan and most recently "Notes on a Scandal" scribe Patrick Marber, came on for a ...

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