Books

  • J.K. Rowling Not Opposed To A “Director’s Cut” For ‘Harry Potter’ Books

    Posted Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Director’s cut for theatrical films seem commonplace, but a director’s cut for books? That’s what J.K. Rowlings says she thought about with two of her ‘Harry Potter’ novels. While speaking to BBC News about her new adult novel ‘The Casual Vacancy’, Rowling revealed...
  • Spielberg Eyes Anne Hathaway And Ben Whishaw To Star In ‘Robocopalypse’

    Posted Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Anne Hathaway and Ben Whishaw When Steven Spielberg makes a movie, he certainly goes all out if the proposed cast list for ‘Robocopalyspe’ is anything to go by. A couple months ago, it was reported that Spielberg wanted the God of Thunder, ‘Thor’s’ Chris Hemsworth,...
  • New Movie Poster For ‘Rise Of The Guardians’

    Posted Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    If you don’t believe, you don’t receive. That was the excuse given as to why presents from Santa were no longer under the tree. But after a certain age, you have to grow up, right? Or do you? In Dreamworks newest animation, ‘Rise of the Guardians’, movie goers young...
  • UK School Kids Create Their Own ‘Hobbit’ Film

    Posted Monday, September 24th, 2012 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    While most fans are waiting until December for Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ to hit theaters, several school kids at the Tower House Preparatory School for boys have decided to do something more creative instead. They got together and made their own...
  • ‘Beautiful Creatures’ Trailer Introduces The Newest Supernatural YA Couple

    Posted Monday, September 24th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Move over Bella and Edward, once ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2’ is released in November, the door will be open for a new supernatural couple to come in to make fan boys and girls go wild with frenzy. While studios are currently working on their versions of a ‘Twilight’...
  • FX Gives Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ A Pilot Order

    Posted Friday, September 21st, 2012 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    While most associate Guillermo del Toro’s name with feature films, he’s also dabbled in the small screen media in the past. Currently he’s got a deal with ABC to bring ‘The Hulk’ back to TV (although with Joss Whedon now working on ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ the network may...
  • CW Revising ‘Alice In Wonderland’ As Newest Cop Drama

    Posted Thursday, September 20th, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    The CW has been spending a lot of time in the literary department of late. Not only have they revamped the classic ‘Beauty and the Beast’ and are currently working on an updated version of ‘Sleepy Hollow,’ now that have jumped on Lewis Carroll’s classic novel ‘Alice’s...
  • Second Trailer For ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ Now Arrives!

    Posted Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    It’s been 8 long months since the last trailer for ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ hit the web (the one released last month with the 3 snippets of new footage added to the original trailer doesn’t count) and from the looks of this one, it was worth the wait! The...
  • CW Developing New Buffy-Like Series With ‘Embrace’

    Posted Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 04:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Get ready for the next girl powered kick butt series to invade the CW as the network has announced that they have given a script order to the supernatural drama called ‘Embrace’ which they hope will be the next ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’. ‘Embrace’ will be based...
  • Tolkien Week Gives New Images And A Special Announcement From Peter Jackson

    Posted Monday, September 17th, 2012 04:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Happy Tolkien Week! For those not aware, this week, Tolkien fans around the world are not only celebrating the 75th anniversary of the first publication of ‘The Hobbit,’ but also Hobbit Day, September 22nd, the day Bilbo and Frodo were born. What better way to begin the...
  • MGM Acquires Film Rights For ‘Metro 2033’

    Posted Saturday, September 15th, 2012 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    MGM has picked up the film rights to the Russian sci-fi novel ‘Metro 2033’ written by Dmitri Glukhovsky. According to THR, the studio has tapped scribe F. Scott Frazier to adapt the novel and has Mark Johnson (‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ movies, ‘Galaxy Quest’ ‘Don’t...
  • Dreamworks Acquires Film Right To YA Novel ‘Shadow And Bone’

    Posted Thursday, September 13th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Another young adult book series will be getting a feature film treatment as Dreamworks has acquired the rights to ‘Shadow and Bone’, the first novel in the Grisha trilogy. The novel, written by Leigh Bardugo, debuted on the New York Times Best Seller List back in June and...
  • Meet The Dwarves And More In New ‘Hobbit’ Images

    Posted Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    If you haven’t yet decided to downloaded the app for ‘The Hobbit’ off iTunes yet, then maybe these new batch of photos will change your mind! The images come courtesy of Apple and include character photos of each of the Dwarves, a few movie screenshots and a couple interior...
  • ‘Shannara’ Saga To Be Adapted For The Small Screen

    Posted Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Fans of the Terry Brook’s ‘Shannara’ series have reason to celebrate as Sonar Entertainment has acquired the rights to the author’s book series and is partnering with Farah Films to adapt them into a television series much like George R.R. Martin’s ‘Game of Thrones‘. The...
  • New Line Makes ‘Y: The Last Man’ A Priority Film

    Posted Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Back in March we reported that New Line was still looking to get ‘Y: The Last Man’ made and have decided to hire Matthew Federman and Stephen Scaia to adapt the 60 issue comic series into a full length feature film. Now 6 months later, it seems that the studios are pleased...