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Category: topSource: seekingalphaMay 19th, 2017

‘Guardians’ still rules galaxy as ‘King Arthur’ falls on its sword at the weekend box office

Two weeks into the summer moviegoing season, and Hollywood already has its first bomb. Warner Bros.’ spendy “King Arthur” adaptation couldn’t even beat the trashy comedy “Snatched,” let alone unseat “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

‘Guardians’ still rules galaxy as ‘King Arthur’ falls on its sword at the weekend box office

Two weeks into the summer moviegoing season, and Hollywood already has its first bomb. Warner Bros.’ spendy “King Arthur” adaptation couldn’t even beat the trashy comedy “Snatched,” let alone unseat “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

‘Guardians’ still rules galaxy as ‘King Arthur’ falls on its sword at the weekend box office

Two weeks into the summer moviegoing season, and Hollywood already has its first bomb. Warner Bros.’ spendy “King Arthur” adaptation couldn’t even beat the trashy comedy “Snatched,” let alone unseat “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

Walt Disney profit rises 11.4 percent

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co reported an 11.4 percent rise in quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by the success of its latest fairy tale adaptation "Beauty and the Beast" and strength in the company's theme park business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2017

RANKED: Hulu"s original shows, from best to worst

HuluLast month, Hulu scored its first certified breakout hit with "The Handmaid's Tale," the adaptation of Ma.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 2017

Flick picks: ‘The Circle’ draws Silicon Valley as a simplistic dystopian nightmare

The movie adaptation of Dave Eggers’ 2013 novel “The Circle” is disturbingly current three-and-a-half years later, depicting a world in which the titular company has consolidated users’ lives, online and off, onto one platform called TruYou......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 28th, 2017

Margaret Atwood has a small but violent cameo in "The Handmaid"s Tale" premiere

Hulu The INSIDER Summary: "The Handmaid's Tale" is a new Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss.  The show is an adaptation of Margret Atwood's novel of the same name. Atwood is involved in the show's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 27th, 2017

Apple delays release of first original series "Carpool Karaoke"

Apple Inc's (AAPL.O) Apple Music has delayed the release of its first original video series, an adaptation of comedian James Corden's popular "Carpool Karaoke" segment, the company said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 25th, 2017

UAE-based billionaire to make Rs 1,000-cr adaptation of Mahabharata

UAE-based billionaire B.R. Shetty will invest Rs 1,000 crore ($150 million) to produce a two part film 'Mahabharata', surpassing even upcoming Rajinikanth starrer Robot 2.0 which drew an investment of Rs350 crore, to make it the mos.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2017

Groundhog Day mishap adds suspense to packed Broadway season

Broadway is a billion-dollar-plus industry that can turn on a vocal cord, ligament or a pregnancy. The $17.5 million musical adaptation of the 1993 movie Groundhog Day opens tonight at the August... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 17th, 2017

"Ghost in the Shell" is racist in unexpected ways

ParamountWhen Scarlett Johansson was originally cast to lead the live-action adaptation of "Ghost in the Shell," there were complaints that the movie was whitewashing its lead role. In the manga and anime, the lead character is Major Motoko Ku.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 31st, 2017

Barry Jenkins to Write, Direct Adaptation of Colson Whitehead’s ‘Underground Railroad’ for Amazon

The “Moonlight” writer and director is set to turn Colson Whitehead’s best-selling, award-winning novel into a drama series for Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 27th, 2017

IBM: Only Adaptation Can Change The Game

IBM: Only Adaptation Can Change The Game.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMar 26th, 2017

Here"s how the cast of the live-action "Beauty and the Beast" looks in real life

Disney's big live-action adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast" is in theaters Friday. In addition to re-imagining the 1991 animated movie's iconic characters, the new movie is adding a few of its own. Before you head out to see th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017

Review: Disney"s "Beauty and the Beast"

Disney's live-action adaptation is big on female empowerment but light in LGBT+ commitment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 3rd, 2017

Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in TV Adaptation of Patrick Melrose Novels

The five-part miniseries will span all five of Edward St. Aubyn's raucous books about the upper elite......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 28th, 2017

When Nazis Were Nazis

Here at the start of the Trump Era, in the wake of the Women’s March on Washington, and just before the start of Hulu’s television adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, I frequen.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 16th, 2017

Netflix producer on new ‘Castlevania’ show: ‘I’m personally guaranteeing that this is going to be the best f-----g video game adaptation ever made’ (NFLX)

Video games are great at lots of things: immersion, delight, even storytelling every now and again. But when it comes to turnin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2017

Review: "LEGO Batman Movie" Kicks Off 2017 With Superb Superhero Hilarity

Everything is about to get very awesome this weekend for Warner Bros., as the studio releases The LEGO Batman Movie, a new DC Comics superhero adaptation that nobody can accuse of lacking a sense of humor, fun, and a family-fri.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 9th, 2017

Review: Denzel Washington Almost Too Much as "Fences" Patriarch

Co-star Viola Davis deserves all the awards coming her way for her work in the adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 4th, 2017