Monthly Archives: September 2011

Book recommendation: “Hunter: A Thriller” by Robert Bidinotto

I love inspirational novels with a significant moral message, such as Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead and Richard Bach’s Jonathan Livingston Seagull. They hit us on multiple levels: supplying entertainment, giving intelligent food for thought, and providing inspiration and emotional fuel … Continue reading

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“Ayn Rand and the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged,” a new documentary coming 7 Oct

The Ayn Rand Institute has helped sponsor the production of a new documentary titled Ayn Rand and the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged. Written and directed by Chris Mortensen, it is “a feature-length documentary film that examines the resurging interest in … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged Blu-Ray cover revealed

This Blu-Ray version doesn’t appear to be available yet for pre-order, but you can still pre-order the regular DVDs for $19.95. The cover art, though, is something to behold! From the description at Blu-ray.com: The Blu-ray release will feature DTS-HD … Continue reading

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Status of Part 2 in Atlas Shrugged movie trilogy: It WILL be made.

Still haven’t seen the Atlas Shrugged movie? You won’t have to wait much longer. The DVD is scheduled for release on November 8th, well in time for the Christmas season. Pre-order as many copies as you’d like for just $19.95. … Continue reading

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New iPad app for the Atlas Shrugged novel

If you have an iPad, you will soon be able to download an app with the full text of the Atlas Shrugged novel and rare photos from the Ayn Rand Archive. From an announcement in The Wall Street Journal: Penguin … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged Finds Canadian Distributor

Movie industry news site Hollywoodreporter.com has broken exclusive news from the Toronto International Film Festival, that indie distributor Cross Country Entertainment has acquired Canadian distribution rights for the 2011 movie of Ayn Rand’s controversial classic novel Atlas Shrugged. The movie … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged movie DVDs will be “region-free”

Good news for fans of Atlas Shrugged living outside the United States: Some good news for our International friends — all Atlas Shrugged Special Edition DVDs will now be “Region Free” with the ability to be played in any locale… … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged DVD available for pre-order! Release date is November 8th.

The Atlas Shrugged movie is now available for pre-order on the production company’s official website, in a variety of editions. Their e-mail announcement says “Pre-Orders will ship for release date delivery – November 8, 2011.”

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