Ender’s Game | Anatomy of a Movie

In this show, AOM hosts Phil Svitek, Demetri Panos, Sara Stretton and Marisa Serafini discuss the 2013 Gavin Hood film Ender’s Game, an American science fiction action film based on the novel of the same name by Orson Scott Card. The film stars Asa Butterfield as Andrew “Ender” Wiggin, an unusually gifted child who is sent to an advanced military school in space to prepare for a future alien invasion. The cast also includes Hailee Steinfeld, Ben Kingsley, Viola Davis, Abigail Breslin, and Harrison Ford. They discuss everything from filmography, to casting/acting, directing, cinematography, editing, score, sound editing, etc. HELPFUL LINKS: Ender’s Game IMDB – http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1731141/ Ender’s Game Article on Drones – http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2013/11/12/ender_s_game_and_drone_operator_psychology.html Ender’s Game Official Website – http://www.endersgamemovie.com/# Ender’s Game Trailers – http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/summit/endersgame/ HuffPost Review – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lewis-desimone/why-i-saw-enders-game_b_4252625.html Asa Butterfield Article – http://www.thewrap.com/asa-butterfield-clive-owen-king-of-the-castle Entertainment Weekly Box Office Report – http://insidemovies.ew.com/2013/11/03/box-office-report-enders-game/ New York Times Review – http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/movies/enders-game-with-harrison-ford-and-asa-butterfield.html?_r=0