Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



‘Superbad’ Director to Adapt Jeffrey Eugenides’ ‘The Marriage Plot’ for the Big Screen?

Well, this is an interesting choice: Superbad director Greg Mottola, who also wrote and directed Adventureland, is in talks to adapt Jeffrey Eugenides’ most recent, marriage plot-dissecting novel, The Marriage Plot. While Mottola wouldn’t be our first choice for this novel about academia, philosophy, love, and mental illness, we can’t deny that there’s something exciting [...]
read more

share
See more about: Greg Mottola

‘Paul’ Director Greg Mottola On His Upcoming Project With Natalie Portman, Brad Pitt

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (3 years ago)

Having previously directed episodes of Undeclared and the films “Superbad” and “Adventureland,” Greg Mottola is no stranger to on-screen silliness. But in his latest, he offers his biggest test yet of buffoonery with “Paul,” a sci-f... Read Post

The Marriage Plot, The Movie?

Entertainment / Books : The Millions (2 years ago)

Superbad and Adventureland director Greg Mottola is reportedly eying Jeffrey Eugenides’ novel The Marriage Plot for a possible big screen adaptation. Related posts: Exclusive: The First Lines of Jeffrey Eugenides’s The Marriage Plot... Read Post

Greg Mottola Moves Past Period Jokes With Retro 'Adventureland' [Sundance]

Entertainment : Defamer (5 years ago)

We caught Adventureland this morning, the latest from Greg Mottola, a former TV director on shows like Undeclared and The Comeback who broke through in a big way with 2007's Superbad. One of those nostalgia-pickled lost-summer movie... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC