| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Two decades before big-screen adaptations of dystopian young-adult novels like "The Hunger Games" and "Divergent" became the rage, Lois Lowry's Newbery-winning book "The Giver" laid out the blueprint for the genre, in which a young hero challenges the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:29 AM
By Piya Sinha-Roy
LOS ANGELES, Aug 15 (Reuters) - A world where pain and
mankind's memories are erased along with war, violence and
prejudice may seem like utopia, but ignorance is not always
bliss, as explored in the latest young adult film.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:05 AM
"The Giver," director Phillip Noyce's handsomely wrought take on Lois Lowry's bestseller, may suffer for sins not of its own making.
It's the latest in the long line of movies "The Hunger Games," "Divergent," "Ender's Game," "The Host," "How I Live Now"...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult are reportedly exes again and not the kind that you'll find in their sci-fi movies.
The "X-Men: Days of Future Past" costars have reportedly called it quits for a second time, according to a Friday report from E!...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:56 AM
NUEVA YORK (Reuters) - La ganadora de un Oscar Sandra Bullock es la actriz de Hollywood mejor pagada, con unos ingresos estimados de 51 millones de dólares en 12 meses, seguida por Jennifer Lawrence y Jennifer Aniston, dijo el lunes la revista Forbes....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Survival, when the odds are desperate, breeds a certain mania, a kill or be killed ethos that we've seen played out in countless post-apocalyptic movies. By their very nature, these are dark, depressing, violent affairs beset by plagues, pestilence and...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Soccer isn't the only thing scoring big in Brazil.
The influx of 3.7 million people into the country of nearly 200 million for the duration of the World Cup has produced a box office bonanza.
"Everyone is surprised," said Steven Bunnell, the EVP of...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Lionsgate has expanded its partnership with European conglomerate Studiocanal for the distribution of Lionsgate feature films in Germany, Austria and Switzerland -- starting with "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."
The new deal includes "The Hunger...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Melanie Brown — also known as Mel B or Scary Spice from her days with the British pop group Spice Girls — and her husband, producer Stephen Belafonte, have bought a house in Hollywood Hills West for $4.34 million, public records show....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Dorothy's ruby slippers are coming home -- to Hollywood, that is. Cinema's most famous shoes, which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences acquired in 2012 for its future museum, have been on loan to London's Victoria and Albert Museum for the...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 5:59 PM
You might see him in the Leesburg library. Or maybe lunching at O'Keefe's Irish Pub & Restaurant in Tavares. He haunts the courthouse, too.
Historian and Pulitzer Prize winner Gilbert King is an unassuming figure in jeans and black boots with his little...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:00 AM
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Because no promising young actress in Hollywood should be without her own young-adult franchise, earlier this year Shailene Woodley starred in this adaptation of Veronica Roth's...