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3 Film Adaptations I’m Excited About

If I Stay– Written by Gayle Forman, If I Stay is a 2009 novel about a teenager named Mia who has an out-of-body experience after her family is involved in a tragic car accident. 541 more words

Book-to-Film Comparison: Jane Eyre, 1983 BBC Production

Back in early 2011, As part of my quest to prepare for the release of Cary Fukunaga’s Jane Eyre adaptation, I decided to watch as many of the previous films as possible to give me some context. 716 more words

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David Foster Wallace's estate opposes biopic 'The End of the Tour'

Relatives of David Foster Wallace say they’re opposed to the upcoming film The End of the Tour, which is based on David Lipsky’s 2010 book… 272 more words

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Book-to-Film Comparison: Franco Zeffirelli's Jane Eyre, 1998

Back in early 2011, As part of my quest to prepare for the release of Cary Fukunaga’s Jane Eyre adaptation, I decided to watch as many of the previous films as possible to give me some context. 585 more words

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Super-sonic sonar radar

It’s not hard to imagine Porky Pig stuttering the iconic Warner Bros. Looney Tunes post-cartoon catchphrase.  Given it was first used in the 1930s the odds are that you’ve seen or heard it on many occasions, and not necessarily via a talking pig.  1,218 more words

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Gabriel no esta muerto

Gabriel Garcia “Gabo” Marquez, March 6, 1927 – March 17, 2014
RIP

Gabriel Garcia Marquez will continue to live in the hearts, minds, and imaginations of film goers around the world. 277 more words

On The Books: Laura Hillenbrand rewrote 'Unbroken' as a YA book

Laura Hillenbrand has rewritten her best-seller Unbroken, the life story of Olympic runner Louie Zamperini, as a YA nonfiction book that will be published on Veterans Day (Nov. 523 more words

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