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5 Things Learned at the 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' Apple Store Panel

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If you're a Lermanite who didn't get to attend the "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters" Apple Store panel in New York City last week -- or was shut out due to max capacity -- have no fear, we've got all the scoop from the event in addition to the full-length podcast, which you can view for free on iTunes.

The panel featured "Percy Jackson" stars Logan Lerman and Alexandra Daddario as part of Apple's "Meet the Filmmakers" series and was moderated by NextMovie's own Executive Editor Kevin Polowy.

Here are five fun facts we learned from the event. Get More »

Filed Under: Interviews Movie News | Source: Apple

2013's 29 Movie Sequels Ranked From Least to Most Necessary

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"Texas Chainsaw 3D" is 2013's inaugural sequel in a year chock full of them (29 in all). With this much franchise volume in one year, it's good to keep some perspective in terms of which series we're primed for ... and which ones shouldn't have had a first movie to begin with.

From the bad to the rad, here's our rundown of all the follow-ups fans have been clamoring for — or haven't, as the case may be. Prioritize your sequel viewing, people. Get More »

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Summer Reading List, Coming Soon to a Theater Near You

'Tis nearly the season for lounging by the pool, indulging in midnight movie releases and foregoing all academic obligations. The last thing you want to face is your summer reading list.

We'd never advocate catching the movie version instead of the book, though some of your classic literary novels are hitting the big screen (in the case of "The Great Gatsby," in 3-D). Somehow, teachers always know. But there are tons of other books getting adapted to film that won't make you feel like you're in English class. Some were just destined to be translated by Hollywood ("World War Z," anyone?) but the next year has a slew of book-to-movie projects that will pique your interest.

Check out our gallery of the best books to spend your summer with — here are 15 soon-to-be-movies you won't be able to put down.

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Leven Rambin Dives into 'The Sea of Monsters'

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You can't keep a good Tribute down for long.

Leven Rambin will trade the luxuries of District 1 for the hallowed halls of Mount Olympus as she joins the cast of "Percy Jackson: The Sea of Monsters," according to Variety.

Rambin, who can currently be seen in theaters as Glimmer in "The Hunger Games," will play the role of Clarisse, the daughter of Ares, the God of War. Besides being something of a perfectionist, Clarisse has also picked up a skill or two from dear old dad when it comes to fighting. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety
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