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He is best known for directing the drama film American Beauty (1999), which earned him the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Director, the crime film Road to Perdition (2002), and the James Bond films Skyfall (2012) and Spectre (2015).He also is known for dark re-inventions of the stage musicals Cabaret (1994), Oliver! He directed an original West End stage musical for the first time with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2013).In 2005, Mendes directed the war film Jarhead, in association with his production company Neal Street Productions.The film received mixed reviews, with a Rotten Tomatoes rating of 61%, and a gross revenue of US.9 million worldwide.
The film won the Golden Globe Award, the BAFTA Award and the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Bart added new musical material and Mendes updated the book slightly, while the orchestrations were radically rewritten to suit the show's cinematic feel.
The cast included Jonathan Pryce (after much persuasion) as Fagin, Sally Dexter as Nancy, and Miles Anderson as Bill Sikes.
The production was approached with a fresh concept, differing greatly from both the original 1966 production directed by Harold Prince and the famed film version, directed by Bob Fosse.
This production opened at the Donmar and received four Olivier Award nominations including Best Musical Revival, before transferring promptly to Broadway where it played for several years at the Kit Kat Club (i.e. The Broadway cast included Cumming once again as Emcee, with Natasha Richardson as Sally, Mary Louise Wilson as Frau Schneider and John Benjamin Hickey as Cliff.