Tag: 1984

Paul Greengrass Attached to Direct 1984 Adaptation

     November 19, 2014

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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 …