ender’s game Reviews, Interviews & More

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for February 11- 17

Published by

the-counselor-la-10-8-13
There are mostly new releases this week, and it’s the television seasons that are the must buys. The Criterion Collection is releasing the first title they’re going to intentionally double dip, while one of the most underrated releases of 2013 hits the digital format. New: All is Lost: Robert Redford stars by himself in this tale of a sailor whose ship is wounded in the...

Box Office Roundup: 'Ender's Game' Wins Battle, Loses War

Published by

enders-game-1
Though Ender's Game netted the top slot this weekend, there's no getting around that the film was shooting for a $200-$300 Million domestic total, and it may not make it to the nine digit range when it's all said and done. It could be saved by international, but it probably won't. Oh well.

Ender's Game: Movie Review

Published by

enders-game-5
Ender's Game has always been one of those science fiction novels that's miraculously stood the test of time, being read by multiple generations and loved for its complex characters and intriguing themes. After so many years in waiting, audiences are given the cinematic equivalent of the Orson Scott Card novel, but a slightly more skeletal version than what many were...

Box Office Predictions: 'Ender's Game' Tops But Disappoints

Published by

enders-game
It feels like turning Ender's Game into a movie was inevitable, and that sense of inevitability may be why the film doesn't feel like an event. Or perhaps it's that Orson Scott Card has turned into a crank who says offensive things, or maybe it's because the cast doesn't exactly pop. Whatever the reason, the film is going to have a struggle making much of an impact on...

Interview: Harrison Ford on Going Back to Sci-Fi in 'Ender's Game'

Published by

enders-game-3
A number of things make the film adaptation of Ender's Game so appealing, one of them being the cast. Its shining star is easily Harrison Ford. Some fans consider this to be his big return to science fiction. Not only is Ford a movie veteran but he plays a poignant role in this film that's been years in the making.

Interview: Asa Butterfield and Hailee Steinfeld Talk 'Ender's Game'

Published by

enders-game-1
Ender's Game is a movie that's been years in the making. We're at the eve of its release and with that comes heaps of anticipation for the cinematic version of Orson Scott Card's popular novel. It took a lot of hard work, but none of it would have been possible without the main cast, particularly Ender himself, played by Asa Butterfield. He stars...

News Roundup: 'Homefront' Red Band Trailer, Three New Stills For 'Oldboy,'...

Published by

james-franco-la-10-18-13
Later this year, James Franco will return to the big screen as a guy named Gator in Homefront, a thriller written by Sylvester Stallone and directed by Gary Fleder. Open Road has released a red band trailer for the movie, and we highly advise you to not play it around children or in a work-place environment. Also, three new Oldboy stills have hit the web, one...

'Ender's Game' New Trailer: Kids Vs. Aliens Vs. Grumpy Harrison Ford

Published by

enders-game-pic
Though the basic plot of Orson Scott Card’s 1979 novel, Ender’s Game, reads like the basic plot summary of any cheesy modern Young Adult novel in which a young teen is suddenly thrust into terrifying sci-fi or horror events and must look deep within him or herself in order to find the strength to save civilization, the novel itself is a highly decorated and deeply...

News Roundup: 'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Trailers And Photos, 'Sherlock'...

Published by

agents-of-shield-la-2-8-2-13
With the premiere date of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. getting closer and closer, ABC took the liberty of releasing a huge gallery of photos, plus three new trailers. See those below. Also, the first trailer for the third season of Sherlock has hit the web. We also have a few neat posters for Ender's Game and Thor: The Dark World. All that and more below....

Comic-Con 2013: 'Ender's Game' Gets Character Posters and Clip, Plus...

Published by

DIVERGENT
Summit has, not one, but two sci-fi films at this year's Comic-Con – the popular Ender’s Game, which is based on a 1985 novel by Orson Scott Card and the dystopian adventure Divergent, which is set in a post-apocalyptic Chicago where people are split into factions based on their personality types. The studio has released a batch of character posters and...

Comic-Con 2013: 'Ender's Game' Cast Sticks Up For Film Amidst Card...

Published by

enders-game-cc
The cast of Ender's Game appeared at this year's Comic-Con to talk about the task of bringing the beloved book to life. Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, and director Gavin Hood gave insight into their experience adapting this classic tale. Veteran Ford also discussed his journey through sci-fi and emphasizes how Ender's...

'Ender's Game' Creator Orson Scott Card Thinks The Gay Debate Is Over

Published by

enders-game-pic
There's always been a lot of praise hanging around the book Ender's Game for years. At the same time there are many who have heard of author Orson Scott Card's remarks against gays that have been offensive to many. Now there's been a considerable amount of backlash in regards to the Ender's Game movie, but Card wants to make sure that fans separate their...

Comic-Con 2013: 'Ender's Game' To Wow With Hall H Panel And Fan Exhibit

Published by

enders-game-comic-con
There are a lot of people who've read the young adult sci-fi novel Ender's Game that are naturally pumped up for the upcoming movie. Then there are those who happen to be fans of the book and are going to this year's San Diego Comic-Con. Those fans are in luck since they'll be spoiled not only by the cool panel in Hall H but the intriguing fan experience that'll be...

'Ender's Game' Super-Brief First Footage

Published by

enders-game
Fans of the book Ender's Game should be happy to know that a brand new teaser for a teaser trailer is out for the highly anticipated movie. No, that is no joke, it literally is a portion of a tease from a teaser trailer that will be coming out next week. 

News Roundup: '6 Souls' Trailer, New 'Ender's Game' Photo, And More

Published by

6 Souls
Julianne Moore and Jonathan Rhys Meyer's long-shelved horror pic 6 Souls is finally hitting theaters and VOD. The Weinstein Company waited five years to release it, and normally that's not a good sign. But the first trailer hit the web this week, and you can judge it for yourself. Also, a new Ender's Game photo was released – it gives us the first look at...

Top Movies To Look Out For In 2013

Published by

2013
It's time to say goodbye to 2012 and plan ahead for 2013. While you're plotting out what New Years Resolutions you're going to carry out for the first couple of weeks of this coming year, let's assign you a new one. Go to the movies more often. In order to make sure that you all adhere to this New Years Resolution, we present to you a wide variety of movies that you should definitely watch...

'Ender's Game' First Still: Harrison Ford Dresses Down Young Ender

Published by

fl-enders-game_810x543
Though the book was written in 1985, everything about Ender's Game sounds perfect for the modern movie landscape. A young protagonist with a special gift is forced into service to defend the world. On top of which, he's got a stupid, futuristic-sounding name. Katniss Everdeen, prepare to meet your match in Ender Wiggin

'The Planet Thieves' Adaptation Pitched As 'Harry Potter' Set In Space

Published by

Krokos.Dan.2012 (2)
Novel adaptations are generally a bit of an open-ended game – some come along in a hurry (50 Shades of Grey), while others can take decades to be translated onto the big screen (Ender’s Game). In the case of Dan KrokosThe Planet Thieves, the movie rights were sold before the book was even published – the young adult sci-fi novel won’t hit...