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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...

First Look At 'The Giver' Poster Should Please The Book's Fans

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.25.2014 | Entertainment

Here's your first look at "The Giver" poster, which debuts exclusively here on HuffPost Entertainment. The image features Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges, ...

Reflecting on 20 Years of The Giver

Lois Lowry | Posted 06.25.2014 | Books
Lois Lowry

The important thing is that a film doesn't obliterate a book. The movie is here now. But the book hasn't gone away. It has simply grown up, grown larger, and begun to glisten in a new way.

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...

10 Summer Blockbusters

Oyster Books | Posted 06.05.2014 | Books
Oyster Books

Why are books almost always better than the movie? The characters are never badly acted, the soundtrack is whatever you want it to be, and 35-year-olds don't play high schoolers. So give yourself the cred to say the original was way superior, and read these 10 Summer Blockbusters before they reach a screen near you.

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. ...

The 5 Must-See Movies Of The Summer

Madonna Matta | Posted 07.27.2014 | Teen
Madonna Matta

As summer is slowly on its way, so are several blockbuster releases. Many anticipated movies are finally coming out and they already have fans aching to watch. So grab your paper and pen and get ready to jot down all of these films you just can't pass up on.

This Poster For 'The Giver' Will Really Please Fans

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.22.2014 | Entertainment

Phillip Noyce's adaptation of "The Giver" is out in theaters on Aug. 15, and to prime fans of Lois Lowry's seminal young adult book, The Weinstein Com...

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...

These Movies Coming Out In 2014 Are A Lot Like Other Movies Coming Out In 2014

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

If you feel like you're seeing double when it comes to this year's movie lineup, you're not the only one. We've noticed a plethora of films opening or...

Taylor Swift Is In A Meryl Streep Movie Now

Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment

Taylor Swift is returning to the big screen with a part in the upcoming adaptation of "The Giver." The 23-year-old singer, who previously appeared in ...

Katie Holmes Joins 'The Giver'

Posted 09.27.2013 | Entertainment

Katie Holmes is the latest star to join the cast of "The Giver," the big-screen adaptation of Lois Lowry's acclaimed young-adult novel, this according...

5 Things To Do In Denver This Week

Posted 11.12.2012 | Denver

Thanksgiving may be next week, but who can say no to food festivals and flavor savoring? And the best part is that it involves no cooking on your ...

Lucas Kavner

Lois Lowry Reflects On 'The Giver' 20 Years Later

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 10.05.2012 | Books

Usually when schools ban your book, it only serves to further solidify the work's cultural significance. In the 1990s, the Harry Potter series topped ...

What YA Book Should Be Made Into A Movie Next?

Vulture | By: | Posted 08.29.2011 | Books

Now that The Giver film adaptation is moving forward, and the known universe is in the throes of Hunger Games fever, it's inevitable that there are mo...

Jeff Bridges To Adapt, Star In Beloved Childhood Classic

Posted 08.28.2011 | Entertainment

Experiencing a renaissance in a career that never really faded, Jeff Bridges is flexing his producing muscles to bring to the big screen a classic you...

Which Literary Dystopia Is Right For You?

Flavorwire | Chelsea Bauch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Call it society's weirdest guilty pleasure, but lately it seems like there are more apocalyptic fantasies than those of the fairytale variety. From zo...