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Jack Reacher: The Sentinel Vibes Soft Reboot Ahead of Amazon Series

Jack Reacher: The Sentinel Vibes Soft Reboot Ahead of Amazon Series

It’s that time of the year again when a new Jack Reacher novel comes out The Sentinel is the 25th Reacher novel and the first where Lee Child hands over the reins to his younger brother Andrew Child aka Andrew Grant It’s a transitional book, a soft reboot, one to reassure readers that the series[...]

Jack Reacher: Lee Child Franchise Near-Perfect Pandemic Panacea

Jack Reacher: Lee Child Franchise Near-Perfect Pandemic Panacea

A new "Jack Reacher" novel comes out this week The Sentinel is the 25th Reacher novel and the first written by Andrew Child aka Andrew Grant, the younger brother of series creator Lee Child aka James Grant A Jack Reacher book is always a fun bit of annual escapism, violent thriller comfort food- and with[...]

Titans Star Alan Ritchson Cast as Jack Reacher in Amazon Series

Titans Star Alan Ritchson Cast as Jack Reacher in Amazon Series

If anyone was still questioning the future of Amazon Studios, Skydance TV, and Paramount TV Studios' upcoming series adaptation of author Lee Child's internationally bestselling "Jack Reacher" book series, they got a pretty definite answer on Friday Alan Ritchson (Titans, Blood Drive) has been cast as the US Army veteran who investigates suspicious activities- investigations[...]

Dwayne Johnson Wanted to Play Jack Reacher

Dwayne Johnson Wanted to Play Jack Reacher

His answer was a bit of a surprise; it turns out that he wanted to play Jack Reacher The character, made famous in a series of novels by author Lee Child, spent years and years trying to get to the screen Ultimately, he was played by Tom Cruise in two films, one in 2012 and[...]

Jack Reacher: Amazon Prime Greenlights Lee Child Book Franchise to Series

"Jack Reacher": Amazon Prime Greenlights Lee Child Book Franchise to Series

Six months after the dust settled from what was reported was a "competitive situation" among a number of streaming and premium cable suitors that resulted in Amazon securing the rights to bring Lee Child's bestselling Jack Reacher book series from page to screen, some great news With Nick Santora (Scorpion, Prison Break) set to write,[...]

Jack Reacher: Lee Child Book Franchise Getting Amazon Series Adaptation

"Jack Reacher": Lee Child Book Franchise Getting Amazon Series Adaptation

After the dust settled from what is being reported as a "competitive situation" among a number of streaming and premium cable suitors, Amazon has secured the rights to bring Lee Child's bestselling Jack Reacher book series from page to screen With Nick Santora (Scorpion, Prison Break) set to write, executive produce, and serve as showrunner,[...]

Tom Cruise Will Never Go Back to Jack Reacher Again

Tom Cruise Will Never Go Back to Jack Reacher Again

"His knuckles were nearly touching the ground," wrote Lee Child of his now-famous protagonist Jack Reacher in the 2012 book A Wanted Man "His neck was thick and his hands were the size of dinner plates...A wild man But not really Underneath everything else seemed strangely civilized....His gaze was both wise and appealing, both friendly[...]

5 Action Movie Franchises Ripe For Becoming Comic Books

5 Action Movie Franchises Ripe For Becoming Comic Books

no planes though.Jack Reacher - There have only been two movies so far, but there's a ton of novels about the character He is constantly traveling, never staying in any place for too long.. just long enough to piss off a lot of people and probably kill some folks, and then he moves on[...]

Jack Reacher Ignores Vacancy Signs On Airplanes

Jack Reacher Ignores Vacancy Signs On Airplanes

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back hits theaters this Friday and I'm personally looking forward to it The film stars Tom Cruise as the title character and Cobie Smulders as a member of the Military Police that happens onto a conspiracy as men in Reacher's old unit are being killed We've got two videos below The[...]

Cobie Smulders Kicks Butt In New Jack Reacher Clip

Cobie Smulders Kicks Butt In New Jack Reacher Clip

I remember seeing the first Jack Reacher movie and being pleasantly surprised by both the character and Tom Cruise's performance I since went back and read a couple of the Lee Child novels where Reacher started Interestingly the first film was not based on the first novel, it was based on One Shot, the ninth[...]

Looking Back At The Jack Reacher Film Before The Sequel

Looking Back At The Jack Reacher Film Before The Sequel

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back comes out on October 21st, it's the sequel to the 2012 film with Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike and Jai Courtney It's based on the novels by Lee Childs and in my opinion, it was a good movie But fans of the character of Jack Reacher reacted poorly to Cruise's casting,[...]

Tom Cruise And Colbie Smulders On Jack Reacher Poster

Tom Cruise And Colbie Smulders On Jack Reacher Poster

One of the film's I'm looking forward to this fall is the new Jack Reacher film, Never Go Back Based on the series of novels by Lee Childs, the fist Jack Reacher film was released in 2012 starring Tom Cruise and was written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie The film did a really good job[...]

Jack Reacher 2 Is In The Works

Jack Reacher 2 Is In The Works

During an interview with Empire, Lee Child let it be known that his action hero Jack Reacher was going to get a second film Tom Cruise, who played Reacher in the first film, will return but director Christopher McQuarrie will not and Child explained why. "McQuarrie is going to be in post-production on Mission: Impossible 5[...]

Jack Reacher Sequel With Tom Cruise In The Works

Jack Reacher Sequel With Tom Cruise In The Works

It really seems like Jack Reacher kinda came and went without much fanfare, but according to Deadline, it did enough to warrant a sequel, and one is being actively developed and fast-tracked now with Tom Cruise attached to return.The new film, which will not be filmed before Mission: Impossible 5 despite the studio's best[...]

Video: Jack Reacher Author Lee Child Defends The Casting Of Tom Cruise

Video: Jack Reacher Author Lee Child Defends The Casting Of Tom Cruise

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool.There is something a touch odd about this promotional video for Jack Reacher By and large it's a pretty bog standard featurette, describing a little bit about the character Jack Reacher and who he is, all explained by Lee Child, the novellist who created the character.And then, there's the last[...]

10 Things About The New Jack Reacher Trailer

10 Things About The New Jack Reacher Trailer

After all, they’re all fiercely competent men of violence, albeit with slightly different levels of morality in place.Who couldn’t imagine a disgraced Ethan, ten years or more down the line, with his hair grey and his suit immaculate, killing people in Michael Mann’s sodium light-slick LA? I certainly can.Whether or not Jack Reacher is the[...]

Four Things About The Jack Reacher Teaser

Four Things About The Jack Reacher Teaser

The premise, that Reacher is a man constantly on the move and constantly getting into the very trouble he's trying to avoid, is great pulp fodder and Child's combination of grim pragmatism and glee at getting to write about people hitting one another very very hard tends to make them fun reading.Now we get the[...]