Adaptation

Culture

Jean-Claude Van Damme Was 'Coked Out of His Mind' During 'Street Fighter', Director Says

Director Steven de Souza described filming the 90s action flick as a total shit show.
Drew Schwartz
7.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ron Howard Is Giving 'Hillbilly Elegy' the Hollywood Treatment

The Oscar-winning director is adapting J.D. Vance's best-selling memoir about white, working-class America into a feature film.
Drew Schwartz
4.11.17
the vice reader

My Lunch with the 'God of Story'

We caught up with screenwriting guru Robert McKee, whose new book, 'Dialogue,' proves he should be required reading for storytellers of any kind.
River Donaghey
10.5.16
Stuff

The World's Reserves of 'Game of Thrones' Are Running Dangerously Low

Season six of the popular HBO series will almost certainly overtake the novels. What then?
David Perry
5.28.15
Art

Watch a Supercut Tribute to Spike Jonze's Stunning Cinematography

Spike Jonze makes beautiful films, and editor Miguel Branco brings them all together in his new supercut, 'ciné.'
Beckett Mufson
5.1.15
Film

'Heart of Darkness' Gets an Animated Update on Instagram

Animator Sascha Ciezata transforms Joseph Conrad's classic tale into a social media-based graphic novel.
Sami Emory
2.20.15
The Fiction Issue 2008

An Excerpt from Michel Gondry's New Screenplay, 'L’écume des jours' ('Mood Indigo')

Here are the first three pages of the screenplay for Michel Gondry's newest film, which will be released in the US later this year as <i>Mood Indigo</i>.
Michel Gondry and Luc Bossi
7.9.14
A Few Impressions

James Franco Reviewed 'The Great Gatsby' for Us

In the end, Luhrmann made it work, and that’s all that matters.
James Franco
5.15.13