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Back in 2013, I wrote a Last Horror Blog entry chronicling some great novels that Hollywood should consider bringing to the screen. Of course, with centuries of material to choose from, that list was only going to scratch the surface of all the titles worthy of making the transition from the page to the multiplex. So, I’m back with another batch of books that would make fantastic fright… Continue reading The Last Horror Blog: More Creepy Books That Would Make Great Movies

If you loved “Divergent,” “The Maze Runner,” and “The Hunger Games” and are ready for more young-adult stories set in fantasy, sci-fi, or dystopian universes, we’ve got good news — there are dozens of popular YA books currently in development for film adaptations. They may not be about Factions and Districts, but these books deal with everything from doomed supernatural love stories to bloody revolutions in human-occupied… Continue reading 10 More Young Adult Books Being Made Into Movies

Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson walked the runway as their Zoolander characters at a Paris fashion show today to promote Zoolander 2, which has been scheduled to open on February 12, 2016. No plot has been made official yet, but we know Will Ferrell and Christine Taylor are also back, joined by Penelope Cruz, and that Justin Theroux is directing this one.

Check out a video of the… Continue reading Sequel Buzz: 'Zoolander 2' Reunion, 'Independence Day 2' Plot, and New 'Star Wars' Books

A desperate housewife may return to ABC.

Felicity Huffman — who played Lynette Scavo on the long-running ABC drama Desperate Housewives — is set to headline the American Crime pilot opposite Timothy Hutton (Leverage). Executive produced by Oscar-winning John Ridley (12 Years a Slave), the drama pilot focuses on the murder of a war veteran and the trial that follows.

Huffman will play Barb Skokie, the ex-wife of Russ (Hutton) and mother of… Continue reading Felicity Huffman books ABC pilot

A common misconception about Marvel Studios is that the people there are incredibly invested in what Marvel is doing in its comic books. This extends past Marvel Studios proper and into their agreements with Sony and Fox as well. When Superior Spider-Man launched — the current comic that stars Spidey villain Doctor Octopus in control of Peter Parker’s body — fans assumed that the book would… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: How Much Do the Marvel Movies Influence New Comic Books?