1. For 'Okja,' growing a GMO pig from page to screen

    NEW YORK (AP) - The giant genetically modified pig of Bong Joon Ho's "Okja" is 8-feet tall, 13-feet long and would, if real, weigh six tons. It looks most like a hippo, but it has big floppy dog ears and moves a little like an elephant.

    It's a hybrid creature for a hybrid movie. Like the South Korean director's previous films ("Snowpiercer," ''The Host"), "Okja" is a mishmash of genres: magical fantasy and grotesque political satire. It's a cross ...