Author/ Screenwriter Brian Selznick combines two dynamic experiences into one in ‘WONDERSTRUCK’

October 19th, 2017 | Book Interview, Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic All of my books, in some way, have been influenced by movies, even though I never thought they could be movies. WONDERSTRUCK author Brian Selznick is the only one who could’ve ever taken his own words and illustrations and transforming it into something wholly cinematic. Through the process of adaptation, he was able to discover a new facet to the tale of two children connected through time – one that contextualizes cinema ...


Author/co-screenwriter of ‘A DOG’S PURPOSE’ dishes on his writing process, complexity of dogs

May 5th, 2017 | Book Interview, Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor A DOG'S PURPOSE Rated PG, 100 minutes. Director: Lasse Hallström Cast: Josh Gad, Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton, Bryce Gheisar, K.J. Apa, Juliet Rylance, Luke Kirby, Britt Robertson, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Pooch Hall and John Ortiz Earlier this week we reviewed the home release of A DOG'S PURPOSE, which we described as "a treat to devour." If you're like me, you may have been a little apprehensive about seeing ...


Vinyl, Life Lessons and ‘THE CHOICE’ – A Conversation with Teresa Palmer and Benjamin Walker

January 31st, 2016 | Book Interview, Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Film critics Preston Barta and Gwen Reyes sat down with the stars of THE CHOICE (Teresa Palmer and Benjamin Walker) to discuss the excitement of doing a Nicholas Sparks adaptation, what's in each other's vinyl collection, life's defining moments and lessons they learned from doing the film. 0:06-0:54 | Guessing what's in each other's vinyl collection 0:54-1:51 | Where they go when they want to be alone 1:51-3:22 | Lessons they learned from their ...