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The Messiness of Going From Films to Comics

Friends will frequently ask me after we’ve all seen a movie based on a novel, “should I read it?” I ...

Marvel’s Movie Slate and Why I’m Excited

My social media feeds blew up on Tuesday in response to a special live “Marvel Studios  Event,” at which Kevin Feige ...

In Defense of Comic Book Movies

All right, I admit that the title is a little ridiculous. I mean, from what or whom am I supposed ...

I Don’t Care About Accuracy In Book Adaptations

Once upon a time, ages ago, I went to see The Dark Knight, the second of Christopher Nolan’s Batman movies, ...

Are You Excited for the FAULT IN OUR STARS Movie?

If Twitter is to be believed, the nation's theaters will be flooded with tears this weekend.

See Michael C. Hall in the First Trailer for Joe Lansdale’s COLD IN JULY

The adaptation of Joe Lansdale’s thriller Cold in July hits theaters in May, and here is the first trailer. Cold ...

ROOM by Emma Donoghue Headed to the Movies

Oh how I loved the experience of reading Emma Donoghue’s intoxicating, bizarre, obsessive Room in 2010. I read it in about ...

First Trailer for GONE GIRL Movie!

Aaaand here it is, the first trailer for the movie of Gone Girl, starring Rosamund Pike and Ben Affleck. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTaeg-sGw9k[/youtube]

Uncollected Thoughts on the DIVERGENT Movie

I have SO MANY THOUGHTS. They’re mostly about Shailene Woodley’s ponytail, but they’re also about the casting, book-to-film-adaptation, production design, ...

The Big Bookish Netflix Round-Up

Netflix’s instant streaming catalogue is a wonderful thing, made more wonderful by the immense number of bookish TV shows, feature ...

Movie-To-Book Recommendation Engine: What to Read If You Love the Coen Brothers

The first thing to know about Joel and Ethan Coen is that they are brilliantly bookish and intelligent. This erudite ...

Unlikely Book-to-Movie Deals That Should Exist

Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In is now on its way to becoming a movie. It’s not going to be a Sheryl ...

Movie Poster for THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

One of the biggest books of 2012 is destined to be one of the biggest movies of 2014. Here’s the first ...

Watch the First Official ENDER’S GAME Movie Clip

We’re less than a month away from the November 1st release of Ender’s Game, and I’m not gonna lie to ...

Trailer for THE COUNSELOR, Written by Cormac McCarthy

Cormac McCarthy at the pen, Ridley Scott at the helm, a roster including Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Penelope Cruz, Cameron ...