My tour stop today is with the multi-talented Samantha Redstreake Geary. This one is really special! Samantha is very connected with the music industry, and today’s spot features music by composer Steve Jablonsky. (He’s worked on soundtracks for the Transformers movies, The Island, etc.) So please hop over and see what Jablonsky scores match best with Dragon of the Stars!
A to Z Challenge – Cult Classics – H
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Based on the magazine, this movie brought artists together from around the world. Released in 1981 and featuring a great soundtrack, it became the subject of many midnight showings.
One of Peter Jackson’s first efforts, this dark and twisted film is based on a real event. Released in 1994, it was nominated for an Academy Award and marked the debut of actress Kate Winslet.
One of his biggest commercial hits, this 1982 release spawned numerous hits, including There’s Only One Way to Rock.
Science Fiction Books –
Originally a BBC Radio 4 broadcast, it became a series of books, stage shows, television series, computer game, comic books, and a movie.
This dystopian novel won the Governor General’s Award and the very first Arthur C. Clark Award, and has been adapted for film, stage, radio, and opera.
You want to read dynamic poetry? Want to follow one of the most precise and knowledgeable poets on the Internet? Then Hank is your #1 guy!
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Want to expand your knowledge? Want to know details about Britain, art, food, causes, and more? Then this delightful Dame is who you need to visit!
Want a little magic? Want a touch of farm life, pop culture, books, and all with a bit of humor? Then Huntress (a.k.a. author C. D. Coffelt) is your gal!
Dragon of the Stars Term –
Aden’s home world, Hyrath is over eighty percent water, with the bulk of her land mass located near the equator. The oceans are their greatest resource, as the many varieties of kelp provide energy, food, and drugs. Hyrath is governed by a council composed of leaders from each district, and overseen by the Queen. They also possess the strongest fleet in the galaxy.
Dragon of the Stars is out now!
Check out the site What Are the Kargrandes? for clues as to how they tie into the story.
And there is a Scavenger Hunt! An autographed copy of the book, bookmarks and swag, and $20.00 iTunes gift cards to the winner. Just visit the sites below and leave a comment – where do you think Mini-Alex is in the photo? Open until midnight April 11 – winner announced here April 13. Now go!Melissa Maygrove * Eva Solar * Father Dragon Al * Suzanne Furness * Karen Walker * Dianne Salerni * Christine Rains * Nick Wilford * EE Giorgi * Murees Dupe * L Diane Wolfe * Helena * Tyrean Martinson * Robin * Heather Gardner * Jo * Lynda Young * SL Hennessy * Toi Thomas * Lori MacLaughlin * Jess at Author Tracker, * Truedessa, * Annalisa Crawford, * Patricia Lynne, * Lisa at Flash Fiction, * Julie Flanders, * Julie Kemp Pick, * Nicki Elson, * Mark Koopmans, * Sydney Aaliyah!
Time for some movie remakes!
From JoBlo -
Deadline reports that the studio has selected Carl Ellsworth to write a new draft of the GREMLINS reboot which is being produced by Steven Spielberg and Chris Columbus.
Due out July 24, 2015 is the remake of Poltergeist, staring Jarred Harris and Sam Rockwell.
And they are also remaking Pete’s Dragon and Ben Hur.
That’s right folks – they have run out of ideas in Hollywood!
Familiar with those H movies? Fan of the Red Rocker? (Or his tequila?) Following those awesome bloggers? Found every Mini-Alex yet? And do you think those movies should be remade…?
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