Books

  • 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...
  • New Images From ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ Film And App

    Posted Monday, September 10th, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Nowadays, in order to promote a feature film, the studios will set up a website, Facebook and Twitter page. But a movie isn’t considered a major one unless there’s an app to go with it! Most apps are pretty simplistic and half-hearted, but with this new one for ‘The Hobbit:...
  • Jeffrey Wright To Play BeeTee In ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’

    Posted Sunday, September 9th, 2012 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    While the majority of the major roles for ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ seemed to have been cast, Lionsgate was still be able to pull off a surprise casting announcement recently when they publicized on ‘The Hunger Games’ official Facebook page that Jeffrey Wright...
  • ‘Twilight’ Cast Introduces Newest Trailer At MTV VMA’s

    Posted Friday, September 7th, 2012 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    Twihards watching the MTV Video Music Awards Thursday night were treated with a first look of the newest trailer for ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2’ and ScienceFiction.com has it here for you to see! Taylor Lautner, Jackson Rathbone, Elizabeth Reaser, Peter Facinelli...
  • Third ‘Hobbit’ Movie Gets A Title And A Release Date

    Posted Saturday, September 1st, 2012 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Ever since Peter Jackson announced that ‘The Hobbit’ would become a trilogy, fans have been waiting to hear when the third and final installment would be released. With ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ slated to be released on December 14, 2012 and the second film...
  • Graphic Novel ‘The Order’ To Get Big Screen Treatment

    Posted Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 04:35 pm GMT -4 by
    Graphic novels have become a great source for production companies as a place to get ideas for feature films. After all, the source material for the films ‘Kick-Ass,’ ‘Sin City’ and ‘V for Vendetta’ all came from graphic novels. Currently, the novels ‘Wonderland,’...
  • Alex Kurtzman And Roberto Orci To Produce ‘Dragonology’ For Universal

    Posted Tuesday, August 28th, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    It seems that if a studio is looking to develop a sci-fi/fantasy genre film they head straight to Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. After all, the ‘Star Trek ‘ duo is writing and executive producing ‘The “Amazing Spider-Man’ sequel as well as the “re-imaging”...
  • New ‘True Blood’ Finale Bonus Scene: What Really Went On In The Elevator

    Posted Monday, August 27th, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Season 5 of ‘True Blood’ may be officially over on television but it continues on the web! Thanks to HBO GO, viewers can watch an interactive bonus scene to see what happens next after Jason  (Ryan Kwanten), Tara (Rutina Wesley), Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll), Pam (Kristin...
  • Iconic Image of ‘Carrie’ Emerges From Film Remake

    Posted Monday, August 27th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    When the movie ‘Carrie’ is mentioned, one of the first images that come to mind is Sissy Spacek as ‘Carrie’ in her blood-drenched prom dress in the film version directed by Brian DePalma. Anyone who has seen the film knows this prank was the epitome of true nastiness...
  • Wes Ball Adapting ‘The Maze Runner’

    Posted Friday, August 24th, 2012 02:12 pm GMT -4 by
    Dystopian stories are coming back into fashion again, especially with the massive popularity of ‘The Hunger Games’, so naturally movie studios are trying to put together their own with the hopes of the same success. Even THE dystopian novel from George Orwell, ‘1984’,...