Thursday, May 15, 2014

May 2014 Books Into Movies

(from squidoo.com)



Movies based on books with May 2014 release dates


Legends of Oz: Dorothys Return Poster
Image Credit: Clarius Entertainment

LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN
Dorothy is called back to the magical land of Oz by Glinda the Good Witch so she can help her old pals.
Based On: Dorothy of Oz by Roger S. Baum
Release Date: 9 May 2014
Starring: Lea Michele, Hugh Dancy, Patrick Stewart, Kelsey Grammer, Martin Short, Jim Belushi

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Gods Pocket Poster Featuring Philip Seymour Hoffman
Image Credit: Park Pictures

GOD'S POCKET
A troubled young man's "accidental" death at aconstruction site is questioned by his mother and a local journalist.
Based On: God's Pocket by Pete Dexter
Release Date: 9 May 2014
Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Christina Hendricks, John Slattery

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The Double Poster Featuring Jesse Eisenberg
Image Credit: Protagonist Pictures

THE DOUBLE
A government worker is confronted by a new employee who looks just like him but is everything he's not when it comes to confidence and charm.
Based On: The Double by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Release Date: 9 May 2014
Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Chris O'Dowd

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Devil's Knot Poster Featuring Reese Witherspoon
Image Credit: The Weinstein Co.

DEVIL'S KNOT
Three teenagers face charges of murder after a supposed satanic ritual results in the death of three children.
Based On: Devil's Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three by Mara Leveritt
Release Date: 9 May 2014
Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Colin Firth, Alessandro Nivola

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Belle Poster
Image Credit: Fox Searchlight

BELLE
The daughter of an African slave and a British naval officer shocks 18th-century England when she is raised as a lady.
Based On: Belle: The Slave Daughter and the Lord Chief Justiceby Paula Byrne
Release Date: 2 May 2014
Starring: Tom Wilkinson, Miranda Richardson, Emily Watson, Penelope Wilton, Matthew Goode

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Palo Alto Poster Featuring James Franco and Emma Roberts
Image Credit: Tribeca Film

PALO ALTO
A group of teenagers in a California suburb experiment with different vices.
Based On: Palo Alto: Stories by James Franco
Release Date: 9 May 2014
Starring: James Franco, Emma Roberts, Val Kilmer

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Million Dollar Arm Poster Featuring Jon Hamm
Image Credit: Disney

MILLION DOLLAR ARM
The true story of a sports agent who created a reality television competition in India to discover new baseball players.
Based On: Million Dollar Arm: Sometimes to Win, You Have to Change the Game by J. B. Bernstein
Release Date: 16 May 2014
Starring: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Lake Bell, Alan Arkin

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Cold in July Poster Featuring Michael C. Hall
Image Credit: Belladonna Productions

COLD IN JULY
The father of a murdered convict confronts the man who killed his son out of self-defense.
Based On: Cold in July by Joe R. Lansdale
Release Date: 23 May 2014
Starring: Michael C. Hall, Don Johnson, Sam Shepard

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Tracks Poster Featuring Philip Seymour Hoffman
Image Credit: The Weinstein Co.

TRACKS
A woman leaves everything behind to travel across the dangerous Australian desert with only four camels and a dog as companions.
Based On: Tracks: A Woman's Solo Trek Across 1700 Miles of Australian Outback by Robyn Davidson
Release Date: 23 May 2014
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver

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