News by Christopher Shultz May 14, 2013 (4) comments
The Man, the Myth, the Legend: Franco! He can do anything, even adapt Faulkner's unfilmable novel to the screen. It looks like he did a pretty decent job.
News by Christopher Shultz May 10, 2013 (10) comments
The compiler of the zombie apocalypse's oral history doesn't like what Hollywood did with his story, and now he's speaking out.
News by Dean Fetzer May 8, 2013 (2) comments
See the trailer for the movie based on Orson Scott Card’s cherished novel.
News by Dean Fetzer May 1, 2013 (6) comments
Paper books are still alive and well, but a new documentary called ‘Out of Print’ about the death of eBooks and paper books debuted last week at Tribeca.
News by Christopher Shultz April 24, 2013 (8) comments
The filmmaker has eyes on bringing E.L. James' novel to the big screen, and he's got a steamy sex scene on camera to prove it.
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
A kick in the pants for the hemhawers, pussyfooters, and the uninitiated. Jump off that cliff!
News by Christopher Shultz April 15, 2013 (7) comments
With King adaptations and remakes a plenty, why not redo the one about the rabid dog?
Column by Stephanie Bonjack April 12, 2013 (15) comments
Sometimes, a library scene in a film stays with us longer than the film itself. What's your favorite library moment from the big screen?
News by Christopher Shultz April 12, 2013 (3) comments
The upcoming film will explore events prior to the Torrance family's arrival at The Overlook Hotel.
News by Christopher Shultz April 11, 2013 (9) comments
Coming this fall, we'll see Welsh's 1998 book come alive, in all its filthy glory.
Column by Ed Sikov April 5, 2013 (4) comments
An appreciation of the most famous film critic in the world.
News by Christopher Shultz March 27, 2013 (3) comments
The film will examine several nefarious characters and their broader context in the world of comics.
News by Christopher Shultz March 26, 2013 (5) comments
Ever wonder what popular movies by a provocative filmmaker would look like if displayed on the dime rack in a pharmacy? One artist imagined just such a thing, and the results are stunning.
Column by Craig Clevenger March 20, 2013 (5) comments
Jim Thompson was a seminal writer of American noir fiction who's finally gaining recognition he's long deserved.
News by Christopher Shultz March 11, 2013 (2) comments
The director feels confident he can regroup the original cast, including Ewan McGregor, with a solid script. Is he right?
News by Dean Fetzer March 11, 2013 (1) comments
Joss Whedon’s low-budget ‘noir comedy’ version of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ is due to be released in June — the first trailer has just been released.
Column by Kimberly Turner March 8, 2013 (6) comments
With today's release of Disney's Oz prequel, it's time to look at the literary legacy of L. Frank Baum's weird and wonderful land. At 42 books and counting, the story of Oz is bigger than you think.
News by Dean Fetzer
At a recent appearance, the duo talked about forthcoming short films connected to ‘Jimmy’s End’ and ‘Act of Faith’.
News by Christopher Shultz March 8, 2013 (3) comments
The second novel from the LitReactor favorite will serve as a documentarian's narrative feature debut.
News by Dean Fetzer
Joe Wright, who’s done his fair share of book to movie adaptations, is being linked with the film version of ‘The Ocean at the End of the Lane’, Neil Gaiman’s latest.
Column by Meredith Borders February 22, 2013 (1) comments
The zom-rom-com book faces off against the zom-rom-com movie.
Column by Kelly Thompson February 7, 2013 (12) comments
In a year with box office busting comic book films like "The Avengers" and "The Dark Knight Rises," it was tough to be the little guy, but "Dredd" has real staying power and here's why...
Column by Cath Murphy
Intrigued by the latest film adaptation of Les Misérables but scared the book might be as awful as Russell Crowe’s singing? The Blagger’s Guide gives you the low down without the piercing high notes.
News by Dean Fetzer January 30, 2013 (5) comments
Started as a Kickstarter project almost a year ago, Six Finger Films has released the first look at their film based on one chapter of the as-yet-unfinished novel.