- Who's starring: Brenton Thwaites is Jonas, who receives the title of "giver" from the previous one, played by Jeff Bridges. Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes, and Taylor Swift all costar.
- Why we're interested: We can't wait to see how this memorable YA novel is adapted for the big screen. Will it be super bleak? Will it live up to Lois Lowry's classic?
- When it opens: Aug. 15
- Watch the trailer for The Giver.