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Meryl Streep

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  • 'The Giver' takes on more action, but something's missing

    If it does little else, the movie version of Lois Lowry's "The Giver" restores that prize-winning young adult novel's pride of place as the elegant progenitor of dystopian follow-ups like "The Hunger Games" and "Divergent." Unfortunately, little else is...
  • En Cartelera: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle' y 'The Giver'

    En Cartelera:  'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle' y 'The Giver'
    The Giver La novela futurista Ya rubricada por Lois Lowry alcanza una moderada adaptación en The Giver, proyecto acariciado toda la vida por el actor y productor Jeff Bridges, quien protagoniza el filme. Publicada pocos años después de The Matrix,...
  • 'The Giver' doesn't get it, reviews say

    Two decades before big-screen adaptations of dystopian young-adult novels like "The Hunger Games" and "Divergent" became the rage, Lois Lowry's Newbery-winning book "The Giver" laid out the blueprint for the genre, in which a young hero challenges the...
  • Social Media Buzz: 'Expendables 3′ Goes to War with 'Turtles'

    Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
  • Box Office: 'Turtles' Looks Like Two-Time Winner With High-$20 Millions

    The terrapin power of Paramount's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" is expected to win the weekend box office for the second time in a row, besting Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy," and newcomers "Let's Be Cops" from Fox, Lionsgate's "The Expendables 3"...
  • 5 Things You Didn't Know About Taylor Swift in 'The Giver'

    "The Giver" -- based on the 1993 Lois Lowry young adult novel -- hasn't been well reviewed, but at least there's a silver lining to this parable about a dystopian future society. It comes in the form (as most happy things do) of Taylor Swift, who...
  • 'Expendables 3' Flops, 'TMNT' Tops Friday Box Office

    "The Expendables 3" is living up to its title. Lionsgate's actioner flopped on Friday with a franchise-worst debut of $5.9 million. It's estimated to earn $15.3 million by Sunday, which would be the lowest opening in the series. The pizza-loving...
  • Review: 'The Actress' by Amy Sohn

    Review: 'The Actress' by Amy Sohn
    The Hollywood novel is a difficult undertaking, especially in the era of Google and TMZ. F. Scott Fitzgerald basing “The Love of the Last Tycoon” on Irving Thalberg of MGM was a simple alteration; Charles Bukowski's namesake barely changed...
  • Meet Jason Travis, the movie buff in our midst

    Meet Jason Travis, the movie buff in our midst
    In the early days of the tourist boom that now has the city awash in bus-boat-foot tours, clogging the summer sidewalks, streets and river, I remember a "guide" on one of the boat tours who had, shall we say, a unique take on our town. He would point to...
  • Billie Letts dies at 76; author of bestseller 'Where the Heart Is'

    Best-selling author Billie Letts, whose 1995 novel "Where the Heart Is" was selected by Oprah Winfrey for her book club and then adapted into a movie, has died in Oklahoma. She was 76. Letts died Saturday in Tulsa of acute myeloid leukemia. Her...
  • Sci-fi hit 'The Giver' reaches the big screen

    Sci-fi hit 'The Giver' reaches the big screen
    It’s taken nearly 20 years to get “The Giver” — a popular science-fiction Young Adult novel and winner of the 1994 Newbery Medal — to the big screen. “I’m glad it happened while I was still alive,” 77-year-...