Welcome to the YA Movie Countdown, our resident expert’s biweekly guide to young-adult book-to-film adaptations.
A little over a week ago, the very first trailer for Phillip Noyce’s adaptation of The Giver arrived. We’re talking about a Newbery Medal-winning book beloved by many and included in countless school curriculums across the country, and for good reason, too; Lois Lowry’s book is engaging, entertaining and boasts numerous… Continue reading Why 'The Giver' Needs to Give Fans More Confidence
Promotional materials have started rolling out for “Mad Men’s” return next month. Check out these “Don is back” and “Roger is back” promos from AMC.
In Don’s (Jon Hamm) promo, he gets, “Style is back, confidence is back, debauchery is back, lust is back, action is back, Don is back,” while Roger’s (John Slattery) says, “Business is back, jealousy is back, debauchery is back, adultery is back, confidence is back… Continue reading 'Mad Men' Season 5 promos: Confidence and debauchery are back
She is a novice; he is a veteran. She is just 22; he is 41. Shazahn Padamsee was apprehensive about matching up her performance with Ajay Devgn, whom she romances in Madhur Bhandarkar’s first comedy “Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji”, but says her “zero confidence” level shot up when he praised her acting skills. “When [...] Continue reading My confidence went up after Ajay sir’s pat: Shazahn
Be positive, repeat affirmations or even learn to love yourself are the automated responses most people and most websites on the internet give you. Only problem is these ideas and suggestions are way Continue reading How to Have a Strong Firm Confidence
Lee DeWyze, overcoming his lack of confidence in him, was crowned winner of American Idol, defeating a single mother Crystal Browsersox. He was declared winner on grand finale on Wednesday.
The votes were cast after Tuesday’s performances. His rival in the finale drew wide acclaims from the voters but the British judge had more [...] Continue reading DeWyze gets back confidence to win American Idol