Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Paramount – Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVDDirector: Jonathan LiebesmanCast: Megan Fox, Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Johnny Knoxville, Noel Fisher. Full cast + crew
The new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was a punching bag before anyone had even seen a frame of it. That’s just inevitable when you take something with a rabid fan base and throw Michael Bay’s name in the mix. But the actual movie… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,' 'The Maze Runner' and More
From “The Wire” to “Game of Thrones,” Aidan Gillen is no stranger to playing shady, manipulative characters. Now he’s taking his act to the… Continue reading 'Game of Thrones' Villain Joins 'Maze Runner' Sequel
Ever since “Twilight,” the studios keep making adaptations of Young Adult fantasy/sci-fi/post-apocalyptic-future novel series, but for every “Hunger Games” and “Divergent” that scores, there are several that fail (“Percy Jackson,” “Beautiful Creatures,” “The Mortal Instruments,” “The Giver”). This weekend’s “The Maze Runner,” however, seems to have figured out a way to beat the curse, as it debuted at No. 1… Continue reading Box Office: How Did 'The Maze Runner' Break the YA Curse?
JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer
NEW YORK (AP) – The young-adult thriller “The Maze Runner” raced to the box-office top spot with $ 32.5 million, sprinting past Liam Neeson’s “A Walk Among the Tombstones.”
According to studio estimates Sunday, Fox’ “Maze Runner” easily outpaced the $ 13.1 million debut of Neeson’s latest action film for Universal Studios. “The Maze Runner,” adapted… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'The Maze Runner' Sprints to No. 1
Welcome to the YA Movie Countdown, our resident expert’s biweekly guide to young-adult book-to-film adaptations.
If you’ve been keeping up with the young-adult book-to-film adaptations, you’ve probably noticed that they’ve got a lot of world building going on, and The Maze Runner is no different. Director Wes Ball and the screenwriters do manage to squeeze a lot of information into the film’s 113-minute… Continue reading The YA Countdown: Everything You Need to Know About 'The Maze Runner'