From Page To Screen: Ron Howard to Direct ‘Graveyard Book’; David Fincher, ‘Gone Girl’; and James Franco, ‘American Tabloid’News by Dean Fetzer January 23, 2013
A flurry of new film adaptations: Neil Gaiman’s ‘Graveyard Book', Gillian Flynn’s ‘Gone Girl’, and James Ellroy’s ‘American Tabloid’.
News by Christopher Shultz
The new Kerouac adaptation looks pretty good, but will the shadow of its more famous, arguably overrated big brother hurt its chances at the box office?
Column by Karina Wilson January 11, 2013
Where are all the female characters in your screenplay? Why should you care about adding some? Where can you put them?
Column by Taylor Houston January 10, 2013
Four movies that blur the line between artists and their art.
News by Dean Fetzer January 3, 2013
The new film, starring Leonardo Dicaprio as Jay Gatsby, is to feature Jay-Z’s music as part of the score.
News by Dean Fetzer December 28, 2012
Paul Thomas Anderson, director of recent hit ‘The Master,’ has his sights set on Thomas Pynchon’s ‘Inherent Vice' for 2013.
News by Christopher Shultz December 21, 2012
The legendary producer/director revisits past adaptations, hoping for future success.
News by Dean Fetzer December 19, 2012
The author of ‘American Psycho’ has wholeheartedly apologized to Kathryn Bigelow, director of the Oscar-winning ‘Hurt Locker’, after he tweeted sexist comments about her directorial ability.
Column by Meredith Borders December 14, 2012
Let's play Fantasy Bookstore!
News by Dean Fetzer December 12, 2012
The London world premiere of ‘Jack Reacher’ saw the actor defending his role as the much-loved fictional character.
News by Rob Hart December 11, 2012
This trailer really soars! Get it? Because Superman flies. GET IT?! Seriously though, this movie looks great.
Column by Robbie Blair December 7, 2012
Today's world of online streaming technology provides a powerful learning environment for hopeful writers. This article explores ways Netflix can educate writers and why you should care.
News by Christopher Shultz December 5, 2012
The nephew of the film's late director launched a Kickstarter campaign to restore and re-release the lost gem.
News by Dean Fetzer
Alleging a breach of the contracts for Hobbit merchandise, J.R.R. Tolkien’s estate is suing the makers of the upcoming Hobbit movies.
News by Dan Shewan November 27, 2012
Alan Moore collaborates with director Mitch Jenkins to bring a darkly surreal noir tale to the big screen.
News by Dean Fetzer November 26, 2012
With the premiere of Peter Jackson’s 'The Hobbit' only a few weeks away, activists are planning to protest the movie over alleged animal deaths during production.
News by Christopher Shultz November 15, 2012
Plans to adapt Kurt Vonnegut's classic novel are still on the table, but will the filmmakers involved ever sit down to eat?
News by Benoît Lelièvre November 13, 2012
Iconic writer and Post-Empire prophet's new film project, "The Canyons", has another new trailer. Again, nobody is really sure of what it is.
News by Dean Fetzer November 13, 2012
According to zombie neuroscientist Bradley Voytek, the behaviour of the movie’s fast zombies is more like the way ants act.
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.
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky October 30, 2012
Tom Tykwer and the Wachowski Siblings bring David Mitchell's 'unfilmable' opus to the silver screen. Is it a success or a suckfest?
News by Rob Hart October 29, 2012
William Faulkner's estate is suing Sony over Woody Allen's 2011 film, 'Midnight in Paris', and the appearance of a Faulkner quote in the movie. It seems like a bit of a stretch...
News by Dan Shewan October 25, 2012
Renowned director James Cameron options rights to produce movie based on Taylor Stevens' bestselling thriller 'The Informationist.'