John DiLillo

Writer and student based in New York. Ask me about my Blu-Ray copy of The Book of Henry.
Catch Me If You Can

‘Catch Me If You Can’ is Spielberg’s Definitive ‘Peter Pan’ Adaptation

By John DiLillo 

The director’s 2002 caper is a far more loyal–and impactful–Peter Pan story than notorious misstep Hook could ever be.

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A Brief History of George Lucas’ ‘Star Wars’ Sequel Trilogy

By John DiLillo 

The creator of our most enduring franchise has told a lot of different stories over the years.

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Who Asked For This? A Brief History of Hollywood’s Forgotten Sequels

By John DiLillo 

‘Sherlock Gnomes’ isn’t the first, and it won’t be the last.

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The Best Video Game Movies Aren’t Actually Video Game Movies

By John DiLillo 

Studios could learn a lesson from movies like Scott Pilgrim and Edge of Tomorrow.

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‘Hellboy II’ Just Missed the Superhero Boom

By John DiLillo 

Guillermo del Toro’s 2008 masterpiece was ahead of its time.

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The Oscars May Finally Weigh in on the “What Is A Movie?” Conversation

By John DiLillo 

A potential new rule would stop films from being eligible for both the Oscars and the Emmys.

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20th Century Fox Thinks Audiences are Finally Ready for a ‘Silver Surfer’ Movie

By John DiLillo 

Ahead of a potential merger with Disney, Fox executives are moving full steam ahead on some potential X-Men films.


Roxane Gay Wants to Write the Batgirl Movie

By John DiLillo 

The New York Times writer’s campaign to take over from Joss Whedon is gathering steam.


Fox Searchlight Buys the Rights to a Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Movie

By John DiLillo 

Wait! Come back! It’s not what it sounds like!