Tag: 1984

Paul Greengrass Attached to Direct 1984 Adaptation

     November 19, 2014


Paul Greengrass is attached to direct an adaptation of George Orwell‘s classic novel, 1984.  Published in 1949, the story is set in a dystopian future run by a tyrannical government with omnipresent surveillance capabilities: “Big Brother is watching you.”  According …

New Adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984 Planned

     March 21, 2012

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Soon, the dystopian novel to which all other dystopian novels are compared will be featured in a new adaptation. George Orwell’s genre-defining 1984 is being put into production via a joint effort of Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s Imagine Entertainment …