12 8 / 2014

Movie Review: ‘The Giver’ @TheGiverMovie

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We’re very excited to finally share our review of The Giver! We had the opportunity to screen the film last week in at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles when we were in town covering the film’s press junket. We know there’s been a lot of talk about the changes that the filmmakers chose to make when adapting the bestselling book so we had our pen out and even made some notes during the…

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10 8 / 2014

‘Vampire Academy’ IndieGoGo Campaign Raises Over $125,000 Toward Goal

Do you want to see a sequel to Vampire Academy? Here’s your chance to make that happen!

10 8 / 2014

Watch: Four New Clips from @IfIStay Starring Chloe Grace Moretz

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Four new clips have surfaced from If I Stay which stars Chloe Grace Moretz, Jamie Blackley and is based off of the novel by Gayle Forman.

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08 8 / 2014

Want to See a Special Screening of @TheGiverMovie? Here’s How To Get Your Free Tickets! #GiverFanScreening

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Live in the Los Angeles area and want to see The Giver before the rest of the world? We can help you with that! Shelf to Screen and our readers have been invited to a special fan screening of the filming this Tuesday in Los Angeles! Want to attend? Reserve your tickets with us now! Here are the details:

When: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 7:00pm

Where: AMC Century City 15 Los Angeles, CA

So, how…

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08 8 / 2014

Exclusive: #TheGiver’s Odeya Rush Talks Her Favorite Scenes to Film, Memories, and More

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The last interview we have to share with you guys from The Giver press junket is with the beautiful Odeya Rush! It’s hard to believe this girl is just 17 years old but it’s clear to see that we will definitely be seeing more of her in Hollywood.

What initially drew you to this project?

Odeya: Definitely the people involved in it- Meryl joined as I was auditioning but definitely working with…

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08 8 / 2014

‘All The Bright Places’ by @JenniferNiven Optioned for Film with Elle Fanning Attached

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Producers Paula Mazur and Mitchell Kaplan have optioned All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven, Variety reports. Despite the book not having been published yet, Elle Fanning is already attached to star in the project. All The Bright Places will be published on January 6, 2015 by Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books.

The Fault in Our Stars meets Eleanor and Parkin this…

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08 8 / 2014

Lionsgate Options ‘The Wonder of All Things’ by @JasonMott

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Lionsgate has optioned The Wonder of All Things by Jason Mott. The book is the second for the bestselling author. His first, The Returned was adapted for TV and is known as Resurrection on ABC. Heyday Films will produce the project with John Fischer and Jeffrey Clifford.

Here’s what the book is about:

From critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling author Jason Mott comes a spellbinding…

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08 8 / 2014

Exclusive: Cameron Monaghan Talks Working with Meryl Streep in #TheGiver

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Yesterday we shared our interviews with Brenton Thwaites and Lois Lowry and today we’re back with Cameron Monaghan! Cameron is best known for his role as Ian on the Showtime show Shameless and as Mason in Vampire Academy. We talked to Cameron about his role as Asher in The Giver as well as what he took away from working with Meryl Streep!

So what initially drew you to this project?

Cameron: Well…

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07 8 / 2014

Exclusive: Lois Lowry Discusses Favorite Scenes in #TheGiver and More

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Last weekend we spent the day at the press junket for The Giver and we’ve already shared our interview with the film’s star, Brenton Thwaites. Now we’re sharing our interview with the amazing woman behind it all, Lois Lowry! Lois Lowry is such a fascinating woman and we honestly could have talked with her all day if we could. Enjoy!

Did you have a chance to visit the set and was there anything…

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07 8 / 2014

StS Book Club Review: ‘Let’s Get Lost’ by @AdiAlsaid

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When we first launched Shelf to Screen Book Club, we really wanted it to be a place to share the books that we love. Yes, we report on books that have been adapted for the screen, but at the core we are fangirls (and fanboys). Ever read a great book that you just have to pick up your phone to text your best friend about no more than five seconds after finishing? StS Book Club is kind of an…

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