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Why These Teachers Are Assigning Banned Books

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 09.26.2014 | Books

While some parents want certain books removed from schools, teachers are remembering the important reasons to keep them in the classroom. This week...

Twenty Years Later -- A Vast and Beautiful Film

Lois Lowry | Posted 10.14.2014 | Entertainment
Lois Lowry

When I finally saw the final movie with the music in there, it was kind of overwhelming. It was a very gratifying experience to see that it was done with such regard for the book. It retains the essential ingredients of the book, while adding all of the visual stuff that a movie needs but that a book sadly cannot have.

'The Giver' Star Has A Big Surprise For This Family

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 08.14.2014 | Latino Voices

There's just one first time for everything -- but, thankfully, life can be filled with firsts. That’s the thinking behind “First Experiences,...

'The Giver' Movie Is Quite Different From The Book You Remember

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.14.2014 | Entertainment

When a novel that's sold more than 12 million copies takes two decades to develop as a film, expectations are rather high. Enter "The Giver," which Je...

Watch 'The Giver' Hilariously Explained With 'Thug Notes'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.13.2014 | Comedy

In preparation for the film adaptation of Lois Lowry's "The Giver," you might want to re-read the actual book, since you probably haven't looked at it...

Meryl Streep: The Giver of Fantastic Performances

Prasanna Ranganathan | Posted 10.12.2014 | Celebrity
Prasanna Ranganathan

A genius at both comedy and drama, Meryl Streep as an actress is an "intuitive investigator" of the human condition: insightful, powerful, and awe-inspiringly versatile. Here I present my five favorite Meryl Streep performances, in no particular order.

Everything You Need To Know About 'The Giver'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.12.2014 | Entertainment

The adaptation of "The Giver," that book you remember adoring so much in middle school, at last hits the big screen this week. Jeff Bridges, who plays...

@TheGiverMovie Joins #AOLBUILD

AOL BUILD | Posted 10.11.2014 | Entertainment
AOL BUILD

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD A best-selling novel and 1994 Newbery Medal winner written by Lois Lowry, The Giver is making the jump from the school cu...

Matthew Jacobs

Brenton Thwaites Is About To Have A Moment

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.17.2014 | Entertainment

On the cusp of becoming a household name, Brenton Thwaites lent his talents to this summer's "Maleficent" and "The Signal." Come Aug. 15, longstanding...

Matthew Jacobs

'The Giver' Director On Controversial Trailer: 'It Was An Error'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment

When the first trailer for "The Giver" arrived in March, fans of Lois Lowry's 1993 young-adult dystopian novel were confounded by its lack of black an...

Meryl Streep Owns The New 'Giver' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.04.2014 | Entertainment

"Giver" purists cried out in dismay when the first trailer failed to offer the black-and-white imagery for which Lois Lowry's classic novel is known. ...

Now Everyone Can Participate In 'The Giver'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.01.2014 | Entertainment

The Weinstein Company is set to debut Phillip Noyce's adaptation of Lois Lowry's beloved young-adult novel "The Giver" on Aug. 15, but fans of the boo...

See New Footage From 'The Giver'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment

The first trailer for "The Giver" left some questioning how faithful the movie will be to certain aspects of Lois Lowry's beloved 1993 novel. Fans esp...

The First Trailer For 'The Giver' Is Here

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment

Gird your loins, Millennials. The first trailer for "The Giver" (perhaps you know it as the book that got all deep on you in middle school) is here. I...