Quantico: 4 Reasons This New ABC Series Will Hold You Over Until Allegiant Comes to Theaters

The new ABC hit series Quantico is not only action-packed and interesting, but it also has many similar elements as Veronica Roth’s Divergent book series as well as the movie adaptations. Quantico has so much to offer teens: The plot has constant surprises in each episode, and the secrets and lies that hide behind the walls of the […]

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It’s Urgent — Go See Insurgent!

Tris Prior is back for round two in Divergent’s sequel, Insurgent. Based off of the young adult novel by Veronica Roth, Insurgent takes place in a futuristic dystopian society. This society is broken up into five factions, which are characterized by a specific trait: Abnegation (selfless), Amity (peaceful), Candor (honest), Dauntless (brave), and Erudite (intelligent). […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Insurgent

It’s coming! On March 20th, the second installment of the Divergent series, Insurgent, will hit the big screen! Watch as Tris gets a haircut and becomes even more empowered to fight to find the truth: what did her family die to protect and why are the Erudite leaders trying so hard to stop them?

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Hollywood and Female Autonomy: Why Divergent Should be Discussed

If you’re like me, then you went into Divergent expecting a fast-paced, mind-candy, dystopian-set teen romance movie. And, if you’re like me, you walked out of the experience thoroughly impressed with the portrayal of the main character, Tris, and how she relates to young girls and female agency. Now, full disclosure, I have never read the Divergent book series […]

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Interview with Poet and Divergent Actress Blythe Baird

At only seventeen years of age, actress, writer, and feminist Blythe Baird has already established an impressive resume. Most notably to date is her recent appearance in the blockbuster film Divergent. In May, Auslynn Films will release its full-length feature film The UnMiracle, which has been called a gritty neorealist portrait of suburban American faith. The film follows suburban teen Kayla […]

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