So much conflict, so few people to save.
A touch of divergence would have helped ‘Insurgent’ It’s not fair, I admit, to compare “Insurgent,” the second installment of the wildly popular “Divergent” series, to “Catching Fire,” the second […]
By Saba Hamedy Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Move over, “Cinderella.” “Insurgent,” the second part in the “Divergent” franchise, is expected to push Disney’s live-action film out of the […]
By Colin Covert Star Tribune (Minneapolis) Shailene Woodley has gone from impressive newcomer to star at rocket-sled speed. She earned rave reviews for her film debut at 15 as George […]
The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. says the final book of its “Divergent” trilogy will be made into two parts, following the lucrative formula it has […]
The Associated Press NEW YORK — It’s good news for novelist Veronica Roth: “Divergent” is a hit at the box office and a blockbuster at book stores. A spokeswoman for […]
By DERRIK J. LANG AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — After weathering a sea of controversy, “Noah” arrived in first place at the weekend box office. Paramount’s biblical epic starring […]
By Noelene Clark Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — When the director and producers of the dystopian action-adventure film “Divergent” sought inspiration for the movie’s teenage heroine, they didn’t turn […]
By JAKE COYLE AP Film Writer NEW YORK — To go with “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games,” Lionsgate now has a trio of young-adult franchises with the box-office leading “Divergent.” […]
By Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service The young actor Ansel Elgort has worked with Shailene Woodley in two films. And he has a suggestion for anyone meeting her. “My advice […]
‘Divergent’ off to a slow, predictable start It will seem familiar to you, their plight, their anguish, their struggle. You know how this story will go, even if you haven’t […]
By Rick Bentley The Fresno Bee LOS ANGELES — Veronica Roth joins the growing list of authors whose work has been adapted into movies. The film version of her first […]
By Ryan Faughnder Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Teen sci-fi should rule the box office this weekend, with the highly anticipated “Divergent” poised for a strong launch of a […]
By NICOLE EVATT The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Shailene Woodley is known for her hugs. The 22-year-old “Divergent” star gives hearty embraces — often more than one — to […]
DIVERGENT (PG-13): “The Descendants’” Shailene Woodley stars in the first adaptation of Veronica Roth’s wildly popular novels about a race of beings who don’t fit in with the rest of […]
By Ryan Faughnder Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — DreamWorks Pictures’ “Need for Speed” is expected to outpace Tyler Perry’s “The Single Moms Club” for a box-office victory this weekend. […]
Who fears nothing?
By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer PARK CITY, Utah — Miles Teller is a name movie fans can expect to hear a lot this year. The 26-year-old actor stars alongside […]
No one should be just one thing.
In “Divergent,” in a future world people are divided into factions based on personality, a teenager is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When […]
By CHRIS TALBOTT The Associated Press SAN DIEGO — Fans at Comic-Con got the very first look at footage from the highly anticipated new film “Divergent.” Director Neil Burger said […]