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Adaptation of Gayle Forman’s ‘Just One Day’ Hires Screenwriting Team

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Nicole Brinkley reports that a screenwriting duo has been hired for the movie adaptation of Gayle Forman's YA novel "Just One Day."

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Dominic Sherwood Cast as Jace in ABC Family’s ‘Shadowhunters’

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Nicole Brinkley reports on "Jace" casting news for ABC Family's new "Shadowhunters" series based on Cassandra Clare's "The Mortal Instruments."

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Movie Review: The Age Of Adaline – Beautifully Filmed, Needs Backstory

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Nicole Brinkley reviews "The Age of Adaline," a romantic drama starring Blake Lively as a woman who never ages and finds it's not all it's cracked up to be.

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Love ‘Game of Thrones’? Try These 3 Classic Fantasy Novels!

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Love "Game of Thrones"? Nicole Brinkley recommends these three classic fantasy novels sure to delight.

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Fantasy YA News: ‘The Young Elites’ Film Rights Sold to Fox, Temple Hill

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Nicole Brinkley has some fantastic news about Marie Lu's YA book "The Young Elites," coming soon to a theater near you. Who would you cast?

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Movie Review: The Longest Ride – Romance, Horses & Nicholas Sparks

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Jane reviews "The Longest Ride," a solid romance from Nicholas Sparks, starring Britt Robertson, Scott Eastwood and Alan Alda.

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Reel Relationships: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Be Brave

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Top Gun Love examines the relationships in "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and offers an important message for all of us.

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New Movies This Week: Nicholas Sparks’ ‘The Longest Ride’ & More

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New movies in theaters this week include Nicholas Sparks' "The Longest Ride" and "Desert Dancer." Click for preview and trailers.

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Sam Heughan, Caitriona Balfe & ‘Outlander’ Cast at Midseason Premiere in Manhattan – Pix & Interviews

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Paula Schwartz caught up with the stars of "Outlander" at the midseason premiere in Manhattan. Read their thoughts on the upcoming episodes.

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Movie Review: The Divergent Series: Insurgent

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Jane Boursaw reviews "The Divergent Series: Insurgent," the second movie in the franchise starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet.

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Interview: Outlander’s Tobias Menzies Teases Season 1 Part 2

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Connie Wang chats with Tobias Menzies, who teases a few tidbits about the second half of season one of "Outlander," premiering in April.

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Movie Review: Cinderella

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Cinderella," a gorgeous retelling of the classic folk tale starring Lily James, Richard Madden and Cate Blanchett.

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