This Valentine's Day belongs to Fifty Shades of Grey, which means all you lovelorn Nicholas Sparks fans will have to wait until this spring to see his latest adaptation The Longest Ride. But to celebrate the impending lover's holiday, 20th Century Fox has released a special Valentine's Day trailer for this romantic drama.
Based on the bestselling novel by master storyteller Nicholas Sparks, The Longest Ride centers on the star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City's art world. As conflicting paths and ideals test their relationship, Sophia and Luke make an unexpected and fateful connection with Ira, whose memories of his own decades-long romance with his beloved wife deeply inspire the young couple.Read More
20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for the highly anticipated romantic drama, The Longest Ride! Based on the bestselling novel by Nicholas Sparks, The Longest Ride is an unforgettable, timeless story that explores the challenges and infinite rewards of enduring love. Starring Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Alan Alda, Oona Chaplin, and Jack Huston.
The Longest Ride centers on the star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City's art world. As conflicting paths and ideals test their relationship, Sophia and Luke make an unexpected and fateful connection with Ira, whose memories of his own decades-long romance with his beloved wife deeply inspire the young couple.Read More
Ross Katz has signed on to direct the Nicholas Sparks adaptation The Choice for Lionsgate, which is scheduled to begin production this October in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Published in 2007, Nicholas Sparks' The Choice follows a man and a woman who first meet as neighbors in a coastal town in North Carolina, whose relationship blossoms into a romance neither of them imagined would happen.Read More
Relativity has picked up rights to Nicholas Sparks' best-selling romantic drama novel The Best of Me.
The story centers on high-school sweethearts Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole. Twenty five years after they graduate, the pair of ex-lovers find themselves back in their hometown for the funeral of their mentor Tuck Hostetler. Tuck leaves a set of instructions to follow and they end up realizing that everything they thought they knew about themselves was not as it seemed.Read More
Following the Valentine's Day weekend success of Safe Haven, author Nicholas Sparks has signed a deal to bring another one of his books to the silver screen. Fox 2000 has acquired the rights to Nicholas Sparks' upcoming novel The Longest Ride, with the adaptation being fast-tracked to potentially be ready for release on Valentine's Day 2015.
The Longest Road, which will be published on September 24, 2013, is separated into two different love stories. The plot begins with a 90-year-old stuck in his car after a major crash. He begins seeing visions of his late lover, and the life they had built together. The other story follows a young bull rider who falls in love with a college history major, despite coming from different backgrounds. A mysterious occurrence brings both of these couples together.Read More
Since 1996, Nicholas Sparks has become a publishing sensation, authoring 16 widely-successful romance novels (and one non-fiction book), eight of which have been adapted into movies, including hits such as A Walk to Remember, The Notebook, Dear John, and last year's The Lucky One. The latest of those adaptations is director Lasse Hallström's Safe Haven, opening in theaters, fittingly, on Valentine's Day. However, fans looking for another typical Nicholas Sparks-style romance will be in for a bit of a surprise with this hybrid of a tender love story and a gripping thriller.
The story centers on Katie (Julianne Hough), a troubled Boston woman who leaves town in a hurry, catching a southbound bus down the Atlantic coast before the police close in. Katie discovers the sleepy town of Southport, North Carolina, where she decides to make a fresh start, with the help of a local widower (Josh Duhamel) and a friendly neighbor (Cobie Smulders). However, just as Katie begins to forget her mysterious past, it comes back to haunt her. I was recently able to chat with Nicholas Sparks, who also serves as an executive producer on the adaptation, about his latest romantic tale, which is both set in and shot in the real-life town of Southport. Here's what he had to say.Read More
This Valentine's Day, get swept away by the romantic thriller Safe Haven, based on the best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks and starring sexy on-screen couple Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel. We have six new clips from this stirring drama about a troubled young woman seeking to reclaim her life and find new love. Watch as these two lovebirds become acquainted and learn to live again. We're also throwing in a bonus featurette focusing on actress Julianne Hough. Consider it our Valentine to you.
Safe Haven was released February 14th, 2013.Read More
If you want to spend Valentine's Day a weeping mess, then make sure to reserve your tickets for the latest Nicholas Sparks adaptation Safe Haven, which arrives on the lovers' holiday Thursday, February 14th. We have a new featurette from this romantic drama starring Josh Duhamel, Julianne Hough, and Cobie Smulders. Hear from the cast and crew as they take viewers behind-the-scenes of this thrilling and suspenseful story about one woman's attempts to love again. We also have new photos with the cast.
Safe Haven was released February 14th, 2013.Read More