Archive for the ‘The Seeker: The Dark is Rising’ Category

The Seeker comes to DVD on March 18

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

theseekerr1dvdcover.jpgFox Home Entertainment has officially announced The Seeker which stars Alexander Ludwig, Ian McShane, Frances Conroy, and Christopher Eccleston. This David L. Cunningham directed fantasy will be available to own from the 18th March, and should retail at around $29.98. The disc will carry both anamorphic widescreen and full screen presentations, along with English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround tracks. As far as we know, no extra material will be included.

The Seeker – Book vs. Film: Call for Submissions

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

Here’s a thread for submitting content for our new “Book vs. Film” pages that I decided to create after hearing the negative comments about the changes.


The Seeker: The Dark is Rising – Film Review

Saturday, October 6th, 2007

I finally went to see the film version of The Dark is Rising, today. Called “The Seeker: The Dark is Rising” it is based on Susan Cooper’s book. I have never read that book, and will not be doing as others are and attacking the film for being “different” from the source material.


Heartland to award ‘The Seeker’

Friday, October 5th, 2007

Twentieth Century Fox and Walden Media’s “The Seeker” has been tapped to receive the Heartland Truly Moving Picture Award.


The Seeker: The Dark is Rising Now in Theatres

Friday, October 5th, 2007

Today, The Seeker: The Dark is Rising is entering theatres. I will have a review up within the next day or so. I will say this: I have never read the book. Based on the comments found here, I’ll have a unique opinion of the film when compared to someone who has read the book. I’m really looking forward to it.

The Seeker: The Dark is Rising Writing Contest

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

20th Century Fox, Walden Media and Simon & Schuster invite teens to use their imagination, extend the adventure of The Seeker: The Dark is Rising and enter to win a trip for two to Los Angeles for a tour of the 20th Century Fox studio lot! Star Alexander Ludwig will choose the winning entry and personally call to notify the winner.
>> Learn more about this great contest now!

Educators: Win a The Seeker: The Dark is Rising Prize Pack!

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

Planning a The Seeker: The Dark is Rising event at your library? Teaching Susan Cooper’s award-winning book in your classroom? Then register to win a prize pack including: Full-size movie poster, educator posters (tied to national standards), activity posters, (tied to national standards), bookmarks and an e-Music™ free download card. The first 50 new registrants will also receive a free The Dark is Rising book! Only 250 packs available, so register now.
>> Register for now for a chance to win!

The Seeker: Seek the Signs!

Friday, August 10th, 2007

Fox Walden is hiding signs in their marketing materials for “The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising” that unlock special content online when entered in the correct sequence. The action fantasy adventure, based on the novels by Susan Cooper, stars Ian McShane, Frances Conroy and Christopher Eccleston and opens Oct. 5. The story itself deals with a hero who travels through time to collect six signs.


The Dark is Rising Trailer, Official Website Online

Thursday, July 12th, 2007

Dark is Rising Trailer

Dark is Rising Website

‘Dark Is Rising’ Co-Star Amelia Warner Says Her Movie’s Hero Could Take Harry Potter

Wednesday, July 4th, 2007

Amelia Warner is preparing to attend her first Comic-Con this month, but she sheepishly admits one thing: She is not a geek.

“I went to see ‘Lord of the Rings,’ but I have never been into fantasy or science fiction or anything like that,” the actress said recently, flashing a disarming grin. “It’s all quite new to me.”