10 Best Quotes From ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

10 Best Quotes From ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

Today is not just the beginning of a fresh new year; it’s also the fifty-ninth anniversary of Madeleine L’ Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time! In honor of the birthday of this classic children’s novel, we’re sharing the top ten quotes from within its fantasy filled pages.

Ava Duvernay To Bring DC Comics’ ‘DMZ’ To HBO Max

Ava Duvernay To Bring DC Comics’ ‘DMZ’ To HBO Max

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava Duvernay is always working on something new and exciting. From historical dramas like Selma to children’s fantasy like A Wrinkle In Time, her filmography covers a multitude of genres. Her next big project is a film adaptation of DC Comics’ New Gods, which tells the story of two warring planets, New Genesis and Apokolips, and features some of the most powerful characters in the DC Universe. But New Gods isn’t the only DC project Duvernay has lined up.     Duvernay has been tapped to direct the pilot episode of the comic adaptation DMZ. Released under DC’s …

7 Banned Books That Made Killer Films

7 Banned Books That Made Killer Films

The act of banning books, and deciding what people can and cannot read, is one of the oldest acts of censorship in existence; as long as we’ve had books, we’ve had people in power trying to prevent us from reading them.    The ironic thing about banning books, however, is that it usually has an adverse effect, making the books much more popular and well-known than they may have been had no one tried banning them in the first place. The books that are banned are usually the ones that urge readers to question the norm, rebel against injustice, and …

Ava DuVernay to Helm Latest DC Adaptation ‘New Gods’

Ava DuVernay to Helm Latest DC Adaptation ‘New Gods’

Fresh off the success of her adaptation of Madeleine l’Engle’s beloved novel A Wrinkle in Time, Ava DuVernay has set her sights on a new adaptation: that of 1971 DC comic New Gods, created and designed by Jack Kirby.   With A Wrinkle in Time, which grossed $42.2 million in North America in its first six days, DuVernay became the first woman of color in Hollywood to direct a live-action film with a budget of $100 million.   Via Giphy   According to Variety:   The New Gods are natives of the twin planets of New Genesis and Apokolips. New …

Here Are the Book Adaptations We’re Most Excited for in 2018!

Here Are the Book Adaptations We’re Most Excited for in 2018!

Book Culture

Everybody has their TBR lists set for the next several months. Maybe you have that book you’ve been meaning to read, and then a book your friend is dying for you to read. Maybe a couple of books are on that list that you’re not crazy about reading, but you feel you need to in order to be a functioning human being.   And then there are those books that are becoming movies or TV shows. You know the ones. These are the books you know everybody will be talking about in eight months, so it’s on your TBR list …