Friday 20 June 2014

…The final chapter of the “Atlas Shrugged” film trilogy is on its way to theaters, and it will feature the acting debut of Ron Paul. The former congressman and presidential candidate will…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 20 Jun 2014
Thursday 19 June 2014
Oliver Gettell, Los Angeles Times

…Moviegoers largely, er, shrugged at the first two installments of “Atlas Shrugged,” the ongoing three-part film adaptation of Ayn Rand’s 1957 novel. Though the book has found a passionate readership, particularly among political conservatives and libertarians, the first two…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 19 Jun 2014
Eric Brown, International Business Times

…spots on Fox News and slur-slinging cameos in Sacha Baron Cohen movies, former Congressman and libertarian icon Ron Paul has been cast in the latest Ayn Rand adaptation. The 78-year-old politician will appear in “Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt?,” the third and final installment of a trilogy based…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 19 Jun 2014

…voices are all appearing in a Hollywood movie together. Now, that sounds very strange, but it actually makes sense, because the movie in question is Atlas Shrugged: Part III. (In case you haven’t heard, the famous Ayn Rand book was adapted into a movie, or more accurately, three movies.) The third…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 19 Jun 2014
The Week

…In open defiance of the will of the free market — which roundly rejected the first two installments — Atlas Shrugged Part III: Who is John Galt? is slated for release later this year. But the film’s marketing team has just unveiled a secret weapon: former congressman and presidential…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 19 Jun 2014
Hollywood Reporter

…Paul Former congressman and three-time presidential candidate Ron Paulwill make his acting debut in the third installment of the Atlas Shrugged film trilogy, The Hollywood Reporter  has learned. The film also will feature several other prominent conservative personalities with little or no…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 19 Jun 2014
Monday 16 June 2014

…Older Post > Close Reading — June 16, 2014, 8:00 am Ayn Rand’s Rapture of the Rails By Kevin Baker Still from Atlas Shrugged: Part I © The Strike Productions…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 16 Jun 2014
Thursday 06 June 2013
Dolly A. Butz, Sioux City Journal (IA)

[Rebecca Rose] finished the “Hunger Games” trilogy and is currently reading late Russian-American philosopher and novelist Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged.” Rand’s fourth and final novel, published in the late 1950s, centers on a dystopian United States, where increased taxation and government regulations have forced its most productive citizens to disappear, leading industries to close and society to collapse. The book is based on Rand’s philosophy known as “Objectivism,” which asserts that reality exists independent of man’s consciousness.

Posted over 5 years ago Publication date: 06 Jun 2013