Hollywood has entertained the idea of adapting Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game for decades, but the conceptually rich narrative presented all sorts of obstacles. The success of similarly layered science-fiction like The Hunger Games, however, helped kick the doors at major studios open a little more than usual, which explains why Gavin Hood is busily adapting Game to the big screen, with an eye toward a November 2013 release.
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Sean is a film journalist who has covered the industry since 1998. He's a regular film reviewer for The Washington Post and a daily contributor to Movies.com and Fandango, Senior Film Critic for AMC's FilmCritic.com, a contributor to USA Today, and the Arts & Entertainment Editor for the Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group. He is a longstanding member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA), the Online Film Critics Society (OFCS), and the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA). As the father of two bustling boys, Sean's often exhausted but impossibly happy and immeasurably proud.
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