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Fault in Our Stars

Ansel Elgort and Shailene Woodley on “The Fault in Our Stars”

The Fault in Our Stars, based on the John Green novel by the same name, hits theaters next month but promotionals are ramping up! We can’t wait to have our hearts broken all over again in the cinematic adaptation of Green’s latest novel about two kids in love…and dying. And we’re not the only ones. Cinemax recently sat down with Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort (who play Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Waters, respectively). Woodley interviews Elgort for two minutes (one minute devoted to random personal…

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Eleanor and Park

6 Reasons Why We’re Cautiously Looking Forward to “Eleanor and Park,” The Movie

On Tuesday, Dreamworks Studios announced that it was picking up the film rights to the New York Times Best Selling debut novel from Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor and Park. Lately, YA fiction to film has been all the rage in Hollywood, from Veronica Roth’s Divergent, to John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns. When Rainbow Rowell’s  Eleanor and Park first hit shelves in 2013,  reviews hailed it as a “a beautiful, haunting love story” for young adults. Is this book for everyone? Of course not, few…

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Divergent

Why We Love Divergent’s Theo Jame

This is not a post where we go on and on about the Divergent actor’s sexy physique, or his impressive acting skillz. This is a post where we want to commend Theo James for making some important and progressive statements regarding  gender equality  in mainstream Hollywood films, and LGBT representation as well. Before Divergent,  you may not have known James or you may have recognized him as the Turkish diplomat who scandalously dies in Lady Mary’s bed in that one episode of Downton Abbey. I guess he was in Underworld:…

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Divergent

Divergent Fans: You Can Breathe a Sigh of Relief

Ardent Book Lovers have always lived with the burden of Hollywood. There have been countless adaptations butchered by an overzealous director, so committed to a big picture release and making millions that the results were underwhelming and tragically disloyal to the original vision. (Ella Enchanted, anyone?) But this is all old news to most people, isn’t it? Thankfully, with the enormous popularity of Harry Potter, Hollywood is beginning to understand the importance of bringing authors onboard when it comes to portraying their narrative. JK Rowling had…

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divergent

‘Divergent’ Book Playlist vs. ‘Divergent’ Movie Soundtrack feat. Ellie Goulding

Regardless of how excited you are for the most recent YA screen adaptation, this single from Ellie Goulding is going to have you hooked: Ellie Goulding has her fair share of great songs and ‘Beating Heart’ hasn’t let us down. The title track from Divergent is a great taste of what the movie soundtrack is going to offer. In fact, Entertainment Weekly got a line up of the tracks: Divergent: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack “Find You” — Zedd featuring Matthew Koma and Miriam Bryant “Beating…

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Insurgent

Breaking News: Robert Schwentke will direct Insurgent

Robert Schwentke picked to helm the second installment in the Divergent series. Though Divergent still has a month to go before hitting theatres, Summit gave the greenlight for the sequel, Insurgent, ages ago. Hoping to have another Harry Potter/Twilight/Hunger Games type of mega-series on hand, the studio is aiming for a March, 2015 release date. Due to the production schedule, it was clear early on that Divergent director, Neil Burger, would not be able to return for the second installment. Though Summit invited the director back to helm the sequel,…

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Divergent

Hollywood Sweetheart Shines in this Trailer, But Will The Newest Hollywood Saga Stand a Chance Against The Hunger Games?

The latest of the dystopian adventure novels to be turned into a movie, Divergent hits theaters this spring — check out the final trailer! Fans of this bestselling novel by Veronica Roth, have been anxious for months to see if Divergent conforms to the new trend of honest movie adaptations. The original plot is a well-woven story of self-discovery and first love in the midst of betrayal and societal warfare. Is it the most relatable plot line? Not necessarily, but then again, neither is The Hunger Games. The…

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The Fault in Our Stars

Everyone Is Talking About This Movie, It’s Going to Wreck You

John Green released his fourth novel, The Fault in Our Stars, in January of 2012 to massive success — so successful in fact that movie rights were almost immediately optioned by Fox. Now in post-production, the first trailer hit the web yesterday and fans of the book are already reacting in equal parts excitement, equal parts anxiety, and entirely in Feels. In case you haven’t picked up this stunning book yet, make sure you do before The Fault in Our Stars hits theaters this summer!…

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