Tagged: films

The Winter Horses to become film animation

Philip Kerr’s young adult novel The Winter Horses (Walker Books) is being developed into an animated feature film by Komixx Entertainment. Entertainment media owner and... Read more

Scholastic Inc and Universal sign development deal

US publisher Scholastic Inc has signed a three-year agreement to produce live-action films, based on children’s properties, with Universal Pictures. Universal is already developing Scholastic’s... Read more

Harry Potter film spin-off to be a trilogy

J K Rowling’s Harry Potter film spin-off, inspired by Hogwarts textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, will be a trilogy.   Warner Bros... Read more

Pilgrim's progress: Terry Hayes

The Mad Max screenwriter Terry Hayes tells WLTB about his CIA thriller I Am Pilgrim Read more

Extract: Life of Pi

As the film version of Life of Pi hits cinemas, read an exciting excerpt from Martel's brilliant Booker-winning novel Read more

Where did The Hobbit come from?

Expert Gary Raymond explains (briefly) some of the origins of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic novel Read more

From flappers to Fitzgerald

Constellation of Genius author Kevin Jackson on how America's idealistic modernism forged 20th-century culture Read more

I Remember Nothing by Nora Ephron

An extract from the memoirs of the Oscar-nominated film-maker, who died this week Read more

Dressing for Success

As the holiday period gets into full swing, style expert Josh Sims explains how to look suave in black tie Read more

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