Larry Bond is an American author of techno-thriller novels in addition to being a video game designer. His books are known for their fast-paced action. Before he became an author, Bond served in the U.S. Navy for six years. Following his service, he worked for defense consulting firms as a naval analyst. His series include […]

Written by Brandon Williams on Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

It appears that the new Jack Ryan film adaptation, titled Jack Ryan, has a release date of December 25th, 2013 from Paramount. The film will star Star Trek’s Chris Pine, as well as Keira Knightley and Kenneth Branagh (who will also direct). Pine and Knightley are signed on for two more films in hopes of […]

Written by Ella Thomson on Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

With the Jack Reacher movie set to come out this Christmas, director Christopher McQuarrie has already set his sights on another major author’s work. McQuarrie is in talks to adapt the novel Without Remorse by Tom Clancy. While the 1993 novel is apart of the same series as Clancy’s Jack Ryan books, the novel is […]

Written by Brandon Williams on Friday, July 20th, 2012

Although the new Jack Ryan reboot has not been the fastest moving film project, with the announcement of Kenneth Branagh (Thor) directing, things are definitely starting to pick up. In addition to being a director, Branagh is also an actor. Therefore, he is “in talks” to play the villain in the film. The character’s name […]

Written by Julie Vegas on Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

After Lost’s Jack Bender left the untitled Jack Ryan project, it appears that Thor director Kenneth Branagh will now take the helm.

Written by Ella Thomson on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Jack Ryan has been played by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and now Chris Pine (of Star Trek) will apparently be playing the Tom Clancy character. However, Jack Bender will no longer be involved in the project.


The Jack Ryan/John Clark series is a series of novels by popular American novelist Tom Clancy. The series consists of 15 books over nearly 30 years – three of which have been adapted into films.


Tom Clancy is an American author who is best known for his Jack Ryan novels such as The Hunt for Red October, Rainbow Six, Clear and Present Danger and The Sum of All Fears. Clancy’s novels have been adapted into several movies and also video games. The majority of Clancy’s novels are in the Jack […]