Novelist Stephen Elliott: ‘Screenwriting is definitely easier than writing a novel’

Stephen Elliott goes from novelist to screenwriter for 'About Cherry'
Stephen Elliott goes from novelist to screenwriter for ‘About Cherry’

Stephen Elliott never set out to be a writer. Seven books later, he’s become a respected author and the editor-in-chief of his own online magazine, The Rumpus.

He never set out to become a filmmaker, either. Now Elliott’s promoting his directorial debut, About Cherry, a film he also co-wrote.

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Does ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ title confirm Gary Mitchell as villain?

Gary Mitchell (Gary Lockwood) is consumed by power in 'Star Trek'
Gary Mitchell (Gary Lockwood) is consumed by power in ‘Star Trek’

J.J. Abrams is taking Star Trek to the dark side.

The big budget sequel to 2009’s Star Trek reboot has a title. According to a report via Trek Movie, the film will be called Star Trek Into Darkness. Paramount Pictures confirmed this would be the title on Monday.

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