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Outlander tv series by Starz

So, there’s been a lot of buzz about the Outlander tv adaptation by Starz. It’s been getting a lot of media coverage, and the cast was at Comic Con again this year. 102 more words

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50 Shade of Maybe?

Q. Have you read 50 Shades of Grey? I saw the trailer the other day and it looks pretty good, but I’ve heard people refer to the books as “mummy porn”, which is gross. 431 more words

The Giver (2014): Bland Leads but Decent Adaptation

The Giver is one of my favorite books from childhood, and the one that introduced me to the Post-Apocalyptic Genre. The story is introspective and reflective and reveals the horrors of the community very slowly. 1,553 more words

Post Apocalyptic Films

Favourite Jane Austen Adaptations

I might be burnt at the stake as a blasphemer for my next words but (deep breath) I have never been a fan of Jane Austen novels. 395 more words

Books

Eddie Redmayne on playing (and meeting) Stephen Hawking

Les Misérables star Eddie Redmayne plays Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, a film that tracks the famed theoretical physicist’s relationship with his first wife, Jane (Felicity Jones), and the struggle they faced after he was diagnosed with the crippling degenerative illness ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease). 308 more words

Movies

Love, Rosie or Where Rainbows End

If you had read Where Rainbows End by Cecelia Ahern you’re going to be very excited. Love, Rosie is based on Ahern’s bestseller starring Lily Collins and Sam Claflin as the main characters Rosie and Alex. 258 more words

Film

Bibliolinks: On 3 minute TED talks, and more

It’s already been much discussed, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t mention how sad I am at the loss of Robin Williams earlier this week.  421 more words

Books