News by Dan Shewan November 12, 2012
Guillermo del Toro, the creative force behind Pan’s Labyrinth and Hellboy, is discussing the possibility of directing a big-screen adaptation of DC Comics’ Justice League Dark series.
Column by Meredith Borders November 9, 2012
In anticipation of Joe Wright's ANNA KARENINA, a list of the best ever movies based on classic literature.
News by Dan Shewan November 9, 2012
The first full trailer for Marc Forster's adaptation of Max Brooks' 'World War Z' has been released.
News by Christopher Shultz November 8, 2012
With a screenwriter, director, and producer/star apparently on board, Lois Lowry's YA novel may soon grace movie theatres.
News by Benoît Lelièvre October 16, 2012
James Franco is keeping himself busy nowadays. He's making not one, but two classic southern novels into films. And we have the photos to prove it.
Column by Karina Wilson June 26, 2012
King vs. Kubrick vs. King? Who gets to smack who down in the three-way Tragedy of the Overlook Hotel?
News by Kimberly Turner
There's been talk of a film adaption Neal Stephenson's 'Snow Crash' for years. The latest news: Joe Cornish, director of 2011 cult favorite 'Attack The Block,' will write and direct. Is he up for it?
Column by Karina Wilson May 29, 2012
Happy Memorial Day! Now's as good a time as any to start thinking about your beach reads for the lazy days of summer 2012. So Lurid takes another look at the much-maligned 1970s bestseller, 'Jaws.'
Column by Cath Murphy April 9, 2012
Great books don't always make great films. Here are five key examples of good books that attempted the jump to the big screen and fell flat on their faces.
Column by BH Shepherd March 6, 2012
A few great comics to seek out, and why you should avoid their film adaptations.
Column by John Jarzemsky December 29, 2011
A list of films that have defied the conventions of the old adage "the book is always better!"
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky November 25, 2011
A detailed look at the literary leanings of cult filmmaker, David Cronenberg.
Column by Ed Sikov October 28, 2011
When It Comes to Books Made Into Movies, Middlebrow Assumptions Are Invariably Stupid