Books on Screen
Spring is slowly arriving and so has our new Books on Screen! The warm weather is slowly making its appearance while the rain has come out in full force here in NYC. We're putting away our winter coats and gearing up for the spring season in our rain boots. Our Books on Screen is the perfect guide for what to watch on one of the many rainy days ahead. First on our list of must see spring arrivals is "Famous in Love" on Freeform. Next, we have the release of one of our all time favorites on DVD, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
The Lost City of Z
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Release Date: April 14th
Based on: THE LOST CITY OF Z by David Grann
It tells the incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as "savages," the determined Fawcett returns time and again to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925.
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Release Date: April 28th
Based on: THE CIRCLE by Dave Eggers
When Mae is hired to work for the world's largest and most powerful tech & social media company, she sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime. As she rises through the ranks, she is encouraged by the company's founder, Eamon Bailey, to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. Her participation in the experiment, and every decision she makes begin to affect the lives and future of her friends, family and that of humanity.
"Famous in Love"
Series Premeire: April 18th at 8pm ET on Freeform
Based on: FAMOUS IN LOVE by Rebecca Serle
A college student's big break in a Hollywood blockbuster leaves her navigating through an undeniable chemistry, and uncovering the truth about a missing popstar.