Tag Archives: Steve Kloves

Stephen King’s JFK assassination story optioned by Jonathan Demme

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Stephen King’s phone has been ringing off the hook as Hollywood producers pay more attention to the best-selling author than they have in decades. Ron Howard flirted with converting King’s “Dark Tower” series to a multi-part TV and movie series. “Harry Potter” collaborators David Yates and[...]

Is the “Harry Potter” team really doing “The Stand?”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Stephen King’s “The Stand” may be coming to theaters in a multi-part adaptation that will be shepherded by “Harry Potter” teammates David Yates (director) and Steve Kloves (screenwriter). I use the term “may” because, despite some excellent reporting by HitFix’s Drew McWeeny, Stephen King movie adaptation[...]

World and US Premiere Information for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Details are now available regarding the World and US premieres for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1.” The world premiere will be held in London on Thursday, November 11 at Empire & Odeon, Leicester Square. The US premiere will take place on[...]

“Eclipse” easily the best “Twilight” film, for what that’s worth

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com:The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (**1/2 out of 4) Some interesting parallels exist between the “Harry Potter” and “Twilight” film franchises. Of course, both started as beloved, and best-selling, literary series that dabbled in the supernatural or the occult. Movie adaptations were inevitable, and each series retained its[...]