News by Rob Hart March 22, 2012
Here's your first look at 'Cosmopolis', a film directed by David Cronenberg, based on the novel by Don DeLillo. As you can imagine, it looks pretty crazy.
News by Rob Hart March 21, 2012
Michael Bay will film a big-screen adaptation of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles--and the fan world is apoplectic over a changes Bay plans to make over the characters' origin.
News by Rob Hart March 19, 2012
Jeff Bridges will co-write a book with the tentative title 'The Dude and the Zen Master', based in part on the freewheeling philosophy of his character from 'The Big Lebowski'.
News by Hanna Brooks Olsen March 12, 2012
Hey, remember that film adaptation of 'On the Road' they supposedly made? The trailer is finally here.
Review by Karina Wilson March 6, 2012
David Hughes' updated version of 'Tales From Development Hell' is a must-read for movie industry insiders, outliers and wannabes.
Column by BH Shepherd March 6, 2012
A few great comics to seek out, and why you should avoid their film adaptations.
News by John Jarzemsky February 24, 2012
A 1957 letter details J.D. Salinger's reasons for never approving of a film adaptation of 'The Catcher in the Rye.'
Column by Hanna Brooks Olsen
Some of 2011's biggest blockbusters weren't originally written by film geeks, they were adaptations of novels. What does the success of 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' & 'The Hunger Games' teach us?
News by John Jarzemsky
The Puzo estate is being sued by Paramount in an effort to block the release of a sequel novel to 1969's 'The Godfather'.
News by Rob Hart February 15, 2012
Craig Clevenger and Six Finger Films are seeking funding through Kickstarter to produce a short film based on a chapter from Clevenger's next novel. Go donate. Right now!
News by Rob Hart February 13, 2012
The trailer for 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter', based on the novel of the same name, has been released. Click through to watch Abe Lincoln expertly swing an ax!
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky February 10, 2012
Is it possible to make a successful film adaptation of David Mitchell's post modern masterpiece? We'll know soon enough.
Column by Joe Daly February 6, 2012
From his visionary and innovative online community, hitRECord, actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt is changing the way we look at the Internet from "Hey, look at me," to "Hey, let's do this."
News by Rob Hart February 3, 2012
When 'Atlas Shrugged: Part I' was released in theaters, it was reviled by critics and ignored by audiences. The director cancelled the sequel, but now it appears the movie is back on.
News by Rob Hart February 3, 2012
Elmore Leonard's novel 'The Switch'--which takes place 15 years prior to 'Rum Punch', the novel on which 'Jackie Brown' was based, will be adapted for the screen.
News by Rob Hart January 24, 2012
Bret Easton Ellis is writing an "LA noir micro budget" movie for director Paul Schrader--and wants porn star James Deen in the lead role.
News by Joshua Chaplinsky January 18, 2012
Pulitzer Prize winning author Cormac McCarthy takes a break from writing his new novel to crank out and sell his first spec script.
News by Rob Hart January 10, 2012
It sounds like a match made in heaven--Raymond Chandler writing a movie for Alfred Hitchcock. Except Chandler couldn't stand Hitchcock, and he doesn't mince words about it in this letter.
News by Rob Hart January 6, 2012
Actress Sarah Polley will film 'Alias Grace,' a historical novel by Margaret Atwood that recounts the 1843 trial of a 16-year-old Canadian housemaid.
Column by Meredith Borders January 6, 2012
As book lovers, we feel protective of our favorite characters, entitled to them in a way that is often threatened by inexplicable casting. Below are ten times that the casting directors nailed it.
News by Brandon Tietz January 5, 2012
'Boys Don’t Cry' director Kimberly Peirce will be filming an updated version of Stephen King's 'Carrie.'
News by Rob Hart January 5, 2012
After publishing his first book through Scribner, James Franco will buck traditional publishing by putting out his next, 'Actors Anonymous', through Amazon.
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 Brandon Tietz December 28, 2011
We're still of a mind that an 'American Psycho' remake is a terrible idea, but if you must do it, here's some things we'd like to see.
News by Joshua Chaplinsky December 28, 2011
Our first glimpse behind the scenes of the film adaptation of David Mitchell's post modern masterpiece, 'Cloud Atlas.'