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sci fi blog interstellar The Last Sci fi Blog: Do Interstellar and Tomorrowland Represent an Optimstic Wave of Science Fiction Movies?

This week Disney revealed the first official look at its very mysterious Tomorrowland project and it sounds very weird and very ambitious. Just when theme park rides getting turned into a movies was starting to feel normal, the studio has to go and adapt a theme park “land” into a film. However, my struggle with that concept was put on hold when I started… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: Do 'Interstellar' and 'Tomorrowland' Represent an Optimstic Wave of Science Fiction Movies?

Welcome to the YA Movie Countdown, our resident expert’s biweekly guide to young-adult book-to-film adaptations.

The Giver The Maze Runner Mockingjay Comic Con The YA Countdown: Comic Con, The 5th Wave Release Date, Frostbite Fundraising and More

Vampire Academy, Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars have already come and gone, but there’s still quite a bit coming up in the YA movie realm. Not only is The Giver due out in just about a month with The Maze Runner arriving soon thereafter, but… Continue reading The YA Countdown: Comic-Con, 'The 5th Wave' Release Date, 'Frostbite' Fundraising and More

Welcome to the YA Movie Countdown, our resident expert’s biweekly guide to young-adult book-to-film adaptations.

With The Fault in Our Stars still holding on at the box office and The Giver and If I Stay creeping closer to their big debuts, there’s quite a bit of YA book-to-film promotional material floating around out there. That said, there are three standout news items that deserve the bulk of our attention. You… Continue reading The YA Countdown: ‘The 5th Wave,' 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay,' a ‘Vampire Academy’ Sequel and More

noah ps 5 Box Office Report: Noah Rides Wave To #1 While Schwarzenegger Is Left BehindHere’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Noah – $ 44.0 million ($ 44.0 million total)

2. Divergent – $ 26.5 million ($ 95.2 million total)

3. Muppets Most Wanted – $ 11.3 million ($ 33.2 million total)

4. Mr. Peabody & Sherman – $ 9.5 million ($ 94.9 million total)

5. God’s Not Dead – $ 9.0 million ($ 22.0 million total)

6. The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Host

What if everything you love was taken from you in the blink of an eye? ‘The Host’ is the next epic love story from the creato… Read More

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This past weekend, the adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host” failed to capture a rapt audience, despite its built-in “Twilight” fanbase.

The movie had an underwhelming debut in 6th place and averaged a dismal 11% on Rotten… Continue reading 'The 5th Wave' Movie: 5 Reasons The YA Alien Invasion Story Will Outdo 'The Host'