Forward Drive - New Yorker Lost in space with ‘The Martian’ - Miami Herald 10/1/2015 - 4:58 am | View Link
Five books picks from Spartanburg Library - Spartanburg Herald-Journal She began to rid her life of anything that might ... of color, this “people's guide” lays bare ... this final chapter in the Star Wars ... 09/27/2015 - 9:39 am | View Link
NBC Will Give Us A ‘Taken’ Prequel Series This trailer lays it all out nicely: No word on casting yet, but it’s a safe bet that, unless the young Bryan Mills is a time traveler, there won’t be much need or sense for Liam Neeson to be around. Which is fine, because I’m sure he’ll be busy ... 09/18/2015 - 6:30 am | View Link
Report: The Popular ‘Taken’ Movie Franchise is Expanding to TV in Prequel Series The successful “Taken” movie franchise is expanding to television “with a prequel drama about a young Bryan Mills (the character in the movies played by Liam Neeson),” writes our friend Nellie Andreeva in an exclusive story for Deadline. Andreeva a ... 09/17/2015 - 5:49 pm | View Link
Trice: A prequel to the Harlem Renaissance The project lays the foundation for the black cultural flowering that would follow with the Harlem Renaissance, which ran from about ... they thought was more fitting of his stories on black life. By 1920 a black writing group called The Writer's Group ... 06/15/2014 - 10:44 pm | View Link
Film Review: ‘Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon’ Raising the bar sky-high for Chinese blockbuster entertainment, Tsui Hark’s “Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon” lays out a gargantuan feast ... sleuth’s first case to uncover formative life influences. Di Renjie, or Dee (Mark Chao of ... 09/18/2013 - 2:31 pm | View Link
BioShock Infinite: Mind in Revolt, an e-book prequel The book lays out the story of the city of Columbia prior to the events of Infinite and gives us some background on key character Daisy Fitzroy. And don't worry: Fielder says that the book is spoiler-free. BioShock Infinite: Mind in Revolt will be ... 01/22/2013 - 4:40 am | View Link
The Thing (2011/I) Not exactly. While having more or less the same story, this film actually serves as a prequel to the 1982 movie The Thing (itself another adaptation of the John W ... 10/4/2015 - 9:20 pm | View Website
Puss in Boots (Shrek) Puss in Boots is a fictional cat and a supporting character in the Shrek film series, as well as the primary protagonist of the 2011 spin-off prequel Puss in Boots. 10/4/2015 - 2:39 pm | View Website
Prelude to Foundation (Foundation: Prequel, #1) by Isaac ... Prelude to Foundation has 31,043 ratings and 743 reviews. Stephen said: In the realm of science fiction, Isaac Asimov’s stories have always been my woobi... 10/4/2015 - 2:43 am | View Website
New Spring (prequel) New Spring has 42,610 ratings and 920 reviews. Ryan said: Sometimes I feel like reading fantasy is just a waste of time. If nothing else, the themes are ... 10/3/2015 - 6:26 am | View Website
The Godfather Part II The Godfather Part II is a 1974 American epic crime film produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a screenplay co-written with Mario Puzo, starring Al ... 10/3/2015 - 3:49 am | View Website
When news broke last month that comedian Amy Schumer had sold a memoir to Simon & Schuster in a high-seven-figure deal, some publishing executives experienced a sense of deja vu. Hadn’t Ms. Schumer already sold a book of autobiographical essays for seven figures two years ago?
Henning Mankell, a Swedish writer whose Kurt Wallander detective novels sold tens of millions of copies and were translated into 40 languages, introducing readers around the world to the genre of jaded investigators and snow-covered corpses that has become known as “Nordic noir,” died Oct. 5 in Gothenburg, Sweden. He was 67.