My wildest geek dreams have come true. A movie of Ernest Cline’s 2011 novel, Ready Player One is in the works and Warner Bros. Studios has Steven Freakin’ Spielberg set to direct it. So why is this so amazing? First, they’re gonna need a bigger special effects budget. To give you an idea, here’s a brief synopsis […]
If you’re looking for news about feel-good family entertainment then close this article right away and find one about happy elves to read instead. However, if tales of murder, treachery, and despair interest you, then you’ll be pleased to learn that Netflix has secured the rights to Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events and will release a […]
Today, Variety reports that Warner Bros. plans to bring Rick Yancey‘s series The Monstrumologist to the big screen. According to Variety, Jessica Postigo will adapt the script. Postigo also adapted Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. If you aren’t familiar with Yancey’s series, here is the synopsis: The young-adult horror story centers on Dr. Pellinore Warthrop […]
Richelle Mead’s Vampire Academy books are surprisingly good. Based on the cheesy title, I didn’t expect a series of engrossing, well-written novels. When I learned Mark Waters of Mean Girls fame was directing the film adaptation and working with screenwriter Daniel Waters of Heathers. I thought that despite the terrible tag line: “they suck at […]
Anna Dressed in Blood is coming to the big screen thanks to none other than Stephenie Meyer, author of the Twilight Saga. Meyer’s production company Fickle Fish Films works to bring new author’s work to the big screen. The tagline for Kendare Blake’s 2011 ghost story is “just your average boy-meets-girl, girl-kills-people story.” Best. Tagline. […]
Honestly, what better studio can bring us back to the awesomely gory world of Berserk than the same studio that brought us Detroit Metal City?
It turns out the rumors are true: Aniplex is making a Persona 4 anime. Announced yesterday, this looks to be directly based off the game, as many of the original staff from the game are credited with this adaptation.