The Nominations For The 91st Academy Awards Have Been Announced and Book Adaptations Take the Lead!

The Nominations For The 91st Academy Awards Have Been Announced and Book Adaptations Take the Lead!

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences just released the nominations for this year’s Academy Awards, and book and graphic novel adaptations received their fair share of nominations.   Here are the literary adaptations that were nominated:   1. Black Panther – 7 nominations including Best Picture   Image Via The Wrap   One of the highest-grossing and most popular films of 2018, this Marvel Comics film has become the first comic book adaptation to be nominated for Best Picture. It was also nominated for Best Original Score, Best Original Song, Best Sound Editing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Production Design and Best Costume Design.   …

Check Out The New Teaser For ‘The Hate U Give’!

Check Out The New Teaser For ‘The Hate U Give’!

I don’t think it’s an exaggeration to say that The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is one of the most important books of the last few years. I haven’t met anyone who was not moved by the book, often after staying up into the early hours of the morning just to finish it. Not to mention the fact that it’s still topping bestseller lists. We’ve known for a while now that a film adaptation of the book is in the works, but as of yesterday, we finally get our first look at the teaser!   The teaser actually premiered …

Is a Riz Ahmed and Mindly Kaling ‘Ms. Marvel’ Movie in the Works?

Is a Riz Ahmed and Mindly Kaling ‘Ms. Marvel’ Movie in the Works?

There’s been a lot of buzz about a possible film adaptation of the Ms. Marvel comic book series, particularly since last week when Riz Ahmed tweeted Marvel Studios last week suggesting that he, Mindy Kaling, and Kumail Nanjiani are up for working on the screenplay. Obviously many fans are going crazy at this possibility (including the writer and co-creator of the series), so let’s take a look at what we know so far.   In an interview with the BBC, Avengers Infinity War producer Kevin Feige said, “Ms. Marvel… is definitely sort of in the works.” Okay, so that’s not the most reassuring statement, but he explained further that …