Books

  • ‘Frozen’ Is Getting Sequels, But Not In Movie Form

    Posted Monday, August 11th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
    by

    ‘Frozen’ became the highest grossing animated movie of all time so of course Disney plans to revisit Arrendale… just not in the manner that you might think.  Honestly, I think there will definitely be another ‘Frozen‘ movie but in the meantime, Disney is going old school and releasing a series of YA books, published by […]

  • Disney Unveils Its All-Star Cast For Musical Fairy Tale Adaptation ‘Into The Woods’

    Posted Thursday, July 31st, 2014 03:54 pm GMT -5
    by

    Arriving in theaters on December 25th, Disney’s ‘Into The Woods’ adapts the classic stage musical based on the book by James Lapine, who also wrote the screenplay to the movie, which will be directed by Rob Marshall.  The original live production, featured songs and music by Stephen Sondheim. The modern adaptation features some of the […]

  • War Is Coming In Five Sweeping New Images From ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’

    Posted Thursday, July 31st, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    The Five Armies are gearing up for their epic final battle in Peter Jackson’s last installment of ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy and presumably of his entire Middle Earth saga.  As with Jackson’s previous ‘Hobbit’ movies, expect this film to be fleshed out by additional information and characters, like Tauriel, played by Evangeline Lilly, who was not […]

  • Book Review: ‘How to Survive a Sharknado’ By Andrew Shaffer

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Pop Quiz! You see a funnel forming from the sky over the ocean, do you A) Pull out your phone and tweet about it. B) Wait until you know if it’s filled with sharks before deciding if you’ll take shelter in your basement or evacuate your home. C) Grab your chainsaw and pop a few […]

  • SDCC 2014: ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’ Panel Highlights; Is This The End Of Peter Jackson’s Middle Earth Saga? Maybe Not

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
    by

    Director Peter Jackson, along with most of the cast members for this winter’s ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies’ turned out for the film’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con International.  The film marks the third and final installment in ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy and seemingly the last time audiences will get to thrill to the […]

  • SDCC 2014: Watch The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Panel And Check Out The Highlights Within!

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
    by

    At this year’s Comic-Con there were over 6,000 fans in attendance for the ‘Game of Thrones‘ panel and you can watch it in all of its glory below. There were a ton of details about the upcoming season and even a few about the next book in the series! There might be a couple of […]

  • Jenna Malone And Josh Hutcherson Vamp It Up In New ‘Hunger Games’ Motion Posters

    Posted Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
    by

    Why let TV have all the fun?  While the networks are busy shilling their newest TV options coming this fall, let’s not forget that there are more movies coming our way once the summer season dies down.  One of the biggest that audiences can look forward to is ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,’ […]

  • Check Out The First Images Of Jack Black As R.L. Stine In ‘Goosebumps’

    Posted Friday, July 18th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
    by

    If you grew up in the 90s, you surely thrilled to writer R.L. Stine’s tween horror novels.  Stein wrote several series, but the most famous and fondly remembered is ‘Goosebumps,’ which is now getting a cinematic relaunch.  The ‘Goosebumps’ books included such spine-tinglers as ‘Welcome To Dead House’, ‘Stay Out Of The Basement’, ‘Welcome To Camp […]

  • DC Revives ‘Klarion The Witch Boy’ And Repositions Catwoman As A Mob Boss

    Posted Saturday, July 12th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Ahead of SDCC, where we can expect tons of big news, DC has made a couple of quieter announcements.  First, they are reviving the Jack Kirby fan favorite character Klarion the Witch Boy, typically depicted as a villain, but that has been used as something of a hero at times.  Next, expect Catwoman, a controversial […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘The Conquerors’ Trilogy’ by Timothy Zahn (1994)

    Posted Thursday, July 10th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Sometimes it’s hard to pick up sci-fi books from the 80s and 90s because there is just too high a chance that it’s bad. The science has changed, and we are smarter people these days. But Timothy Zahn’s ‘Conqueror’s Saga’ is a triumph, and lacks all the cliches that can sometimes make older science fiction  […]

  • JK Rowling Lets Us Know What’s Happening With Dumbledore’s Army With A New Short Story

    Posted Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Prayers have been answered by all Potterheads everywhere! JK Rowling released a short story, written in the voice of Rita Skeeter, on Pottermore, the official Harry Potter fansite (if you’re a fan and haven’t joined, what are you waiting for?). The quick little article focuses an appearance of the famous Dumbledore’s Army at a Quidditch […]

  • Starz Is Bringing Neil Gaiman’s ‘American Gods’ To The Small Screen

    Posted Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
    by

    Neil Gaiman‘s best-selling, award-winning novel ‘American Gods’ is being adapted for television on Starz with Fremantle media.  Gaiman had previously been working with HBO in hopes of producing the show on that network, but obviously that didn’t work out. Bryan Fuller and Michael Green will serve as showrunners.  The pair served as showrunners on ‘Heroes‘ […]

  • Exclusive Interview With Author Greg Keyes

    Posted Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Greg Keyes is the author of the recently released ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Firestorm‘ which bridges the gap between ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes‘ and ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes‘. If you’ve been wondering what happened in the eight years between films this is a book that you […]

  • Don’t Watch Funny Or Die’s ‘Gay Of Thrones’? Then You Missed An Incredible Cameo!

    Posted Monday, June 23rd, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
    by

    Are you a fan of ‘Game of Thrones’?  Then you should be watching Funny Or Die‘s ‘Gay of Thrones,’ a weekly web series that recaps each episode… from a sassy gay perspective.  Los Angeles hair stylist Jonathan Van Ness breaks down all the sexy, violent and dramatic moments in a rapid fire, pop culture-drenched manner.  […]

  • Hugh Jackman Is Unrecognizable As Blackbeard In ‘Pan’

    Posted Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5
    by

    Just days after appearing on the Tony Awards with a full beard and slicked back hair, Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman posted a picture on his Instagram showing that luscious head of hair was a thing of the past as he prepared for his role as Blackbeard in the upcoming Warner Brothers film ‘Pan‘, a gritty […]