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Books on Film

Based on Rebecca Skloot’s bestseller, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks documents the story of a woman whose cancer cells would change the course of cancer treatment. The film stars Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Renée Elise Goldsberry, and Courtney B. Vance and will premier on HBO on April 22nd. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a […]

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Books on Film

Last night, the 68th Emmy Awards were presented to television’s best. This year, some of the biggest winners were for programs that were inspired by books. Set up a winner’s circle to display these books that inspired a few of this year’s best television shows. The FX series American Crime: The People Vs. O.J. Simpson, based on Jeffrey […]

Closely based on the National Book Award Finalist by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Lawrence Wright, GOING CLEAR premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival to standing ovations and rave reviews. Slate called the film a “stunning exposé of an organization and religion too long shrouded in mystery.” GOING CLEAR will air on HBO on March 29th. GOING […]

GOT fans, your dream of getting closer to the Iron Throne may soon come true. HBO and Entertainment Weekly are holding an epic Game of Thrones ® Ultimate Experience Sweepstakes offering a chance to win a trip to Game of Thrones ® The Exhibition in Vancouver! But that’s not all, additional prizes include: 25 sneak-peak […]

The epic fantasy television series Game of Thrones returns for a fourth season on April 6, 2014, on HBO. GOT fans we know it’s been a long wait … but winter is over…and it’s time to reenter George R. R. Martin’s phenomenal  world. Watch the Season 4 Trailer now! [youtube gSg_gJkU7ko] Click to connect to GOT […]