Sunday, July 18, 2010

YA Movie News

Follow this link for the latest in movie news including status updates, links to sites/trailers and release dates for:
Kevin (Lincoln Lewis) and Fi on set @
Tomorrow When the War Began

  • Tomorrow When the War Began - John Marsden
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - J K Rowling
  • Breaking Dawn - Stephenie Meyer
  • The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
  • If I Stay - Gayle Forman
  • Shiver - Maggie Stiefvater
  • The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones - Cassandra Clare
  • Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead


And these movies are currently in development:


  • Wake by Lisa McMann - Miley Cyrus has scored the leading role.
  • Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl (Warner Bros)
  • Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr (Universal Pictures)
  • Fallen by Lauren Kate (Disney)
  • Wings by Aprilynne Pike - again, Miley has the leading role (Disney)
  • The Book Theif by Marcus Zusac (20th Century Fox)


Which of these movies are you most pumped about?

My top four most anticipated:
#1 Tomorrow When the War began (SQUEEE!!!)
#2 The Hunger Games
#3 If I Stay
#4 The Book Thief

And, while not a huge fan of the books, I think Wings and Wicked Lovely will make stunning movies.

I just had to  make this poster large size because of it's general awesomeness.
Sorry if it overwhelms you, haha :)

18 comments:

  1. Cool. I'm really excited to see some of these movies. Thanks for the update.

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  2. OMG soooo excited about Tomorrow When The War Began!!! Size of the poster rocks :)

    I had no idea that If I Stay, Hunger Games, Shiver and Beautiful Creatures were being made into movies! *major squealing all-round*

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  3. *SQUEE*

    Mu Top 5:
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
    The Hunger Games
    Wicked Lovely
    If I Stay
    Wings (though I'm not a fan of Miley Cyrus and I just can't picture her as Laurel!)

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  4. yay for major squealing :)

    I don't mind Miley Cyrus :) Although she's laying both Janey (Wake) and Laurel (Wings) who are such vastly different characters. will be good to see how well she portrays them. I think she's more suited to Laurel...

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  5. hehe i cant wait for all of them its about time we got some movie love

    My Blog

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  6. I'm so, so excited for TWTWB! The trailers have been awesome and it looks like they have really captured the mood of the books. Also looking forward to Deathly Hallows too

    I think some of these books will work really well on screen (If I Stay, Wicked Lovely) and am always interested in seeing how a book translates into a movie

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  7. You so make me wish I was into YA!

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  8. Great post! Thanks for dropping by my blog, I am new here, looks great. Think I will stick around. Happy Reading.

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  9. I squealed when I saw Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows PT 1 I'm so flipping excited!!!

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  10. 1. Harry Potter
    2. Hunger Games
    3. The Book Thief.

    I like some of the others too, but I'd probably wait to just get them on DVD. These ones I'd go to the theater for!!

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  11. Miley has Wake and Wings? that seems a bit overdone...since both are based on paranormal YA novels. Oh well...never read Wings, but I still think she's a bit odd to play Janie in Wake. I'm excited for the film though and Miley is a good actress, in my opinion.

    But I'm sooo stoked for Harry Potter and If I Stay.

    -lauren

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  12. Tomorrow When the War Began reminds me of the movie Red Dawn with Patrick Swayze. very similar premise. I am very excited about The Hunger Games Movie and the new Harry Potter trailer looks like this will be a lot better than the last one. Great post. Thanks

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  13. Thanks for this post! I had no idea Fallen and Beautiful Creatures had films in development!

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  14. They are making a movie of Shiver???? *squeals* please don't let them cat Miely Cyrus as Grace I shall cry.

    I cant wait for the new Harry P and if they do it right the Hunger Games should be amazing and tense!!

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  15. Miley Cyrus???? NOOOOOOOOOO......Well I'll have to survive it *sigh* Do you think she actually reads? Hmmm...interesting thought. Big fan of the blog, keep up the epicness :) btw LOVED The sky always hears me and the hills don't mind

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  16. Grr I hate Lincoln Lewis! Ok, well maybe not hate, but dislike him enough that it will ruin Tomorrow When the War Began for me... grrrrr

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  17. Ugh, I'm not a Miley fan :( I might still give Wake a try though. I loved it.
    Didn't know Shiver had been optioned! I hope they do it justice!!
    So excited for Beautiful Creatures :)
    Great post!
    Kerleisha @ Collegiate Bookworm

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Thanks for the commenty love :)