Perks of Being a Wallflower: The Music Behind the Book
There is a rich history of coming-of-age novels that strike a fine balance between universally relatable youth and the time period the plot takes place in.
Fri May 17, 2013
Thu May 16, 2013
At Cannes, Emma Watson revels in post-'Harry Potter' freedom
Emma Watson is reveling in her post-"Potter" freedom at the Cannes Film Festival, relishing a Valley Girl role far from her wise-beyond-her-years Hermione.
At Cannes, Watson revels in post-'Potter' freedom
The 23-year-old "Harry Potter" actress stars in Sofia Coppola's "The Bling Ring," which premiered Thursday at the French Riviera festival.
This is Guernsey
Miller's thrills over Madame Bovary
The Perks Of Being A Wallflower star will play Leon Dupuis, one of Emma Bovary's lovers, in Sophie Barthes' big-screen adaptation of Gustave Flaubert's novel, which begins filming in the summer.
Wed May 15, 2013
Petition Launched to Reinstate 'Wallflower' at Hadley JHS
A blog and petition have been launched protesting the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board's decision to remove the Stephen Chbosky novel "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" from Hadley Junior High School and urging the Board to reconsider and reinstate the book.
Mon May 13, 2013
Stephen Chbosky Plans Tribute to Stephen King
The author, screenwriter and director of The Perks of Being a Wallflower is working on a new book.
Sun May 12, 2013
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
'Once Upon a Time" finale: Wait, [SPOILER] is the Big Bad?
Do we have a deal?] In just a few hours, I'll be posting my full recap of Once 's second season finale, as well as my lengthy postmortem interview with series creators-slash-showrunners Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz.
Thu May 09, 2013
Inland Empire California
Ontario - Teen Book Fest 2013
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet 15 of today's best young adult authors and attend up to 4 sessions throughout the day.
Wed May 08, 2013
Emma Watson 'transforms' in Bling Ring
Were she a real person rather than one of the protagonists of the most successful film franchises in history, Hermione Granger would in all likelihood blanch at the latest movie role taken on by Emma Watson .
Pittsburgh Film Office hopes tax plea will bring more movie production to Western Pennsylvania
May 08--The subject of film tax credits is pure Hollywood but hardly one for the starry-eyed. Production companies base their shooting locations on a variety of factors -- whether the studio or location is suitable, the reputation of the local trade crews and past working relationships among them.
Mon May 06, 2013
14 Songs That Made Film Adaptations Come To Life
The highly-anticipated soundtrack for Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of The Great Gatsby has received almost as much hype as the movie itself.
Free flicks on offer at Cube
The Cube's Natalie Piazza is looking forward to the free film screenings on the first Tuesday of every month over winter.
Follow Your Satcitananda
" If you do follow your bliss you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living ." - Joseph Campbell There's never a perfect time, which makes now the perfect time.... paraphrasing Sam from The Perks of Being a Wallflower .
Thu May 02, 2013
Film School Rejects
Casting Couch: Lily Collins Boards the Troubled 'Pride and...
What is Casting Couch? An attempt at keeping you in the loop regarding all of your favorite actors' careers.
Logan Lerman joins Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf in Fury
There has been a fair amount of talk about the World War II tank thriller Fury and the cast of the movie is really beginning to come together quite nicely.
Wed May 01, 2013
Emilia Clarke to Star in James Franco's the Garden of Last...
Emilia Clarke signed on to star in The Garden of Last Days . James Franco will direct and co-star in the adaptation of the novel by Andre Dubus III that "explores family and sexual values over the course a night set in a Florida strip club." Logan Lerman joins Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf in the World War II tank thriller Fury First of all, happy ... (more)
Logan Lerman Shares A Tank With Brad Pitt
EXCLUSIVE : Logan Lerman is joining Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf in Fury , the WWII tank thriller that David Ayer wrote and is directing for QED and Sony Pictures .
District 41 Bans 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower'
Editor's note: A caution to readers: Parents at the meeting spoke frankly and bluntly on the topic, using language some might find objectionable.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
GLAAD award goes to Michael Elyanow for 'The Children
GLAAD honored Michael Elyanow's "The Children" along side former President Bill Clinton, entertainment attorney Steve Warren, and the best in film and television at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles.