Sandra Bullock: Her New Life

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Her biggest moments, from Speed to Oscar winner and now movie star mom

AUGUST 2005

Days before her 41st birthday, Bullock surprises loved ones when her barbecue birthday party turns into a wedding. In an ivory Angel Sanchez gown, the actress marries James near Santa Barbara on July 16, 2005. "The thing that we want at the end of the day is the same," she says, "We want to come home."