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Adaptations: September 2016

Hello my fellow bookworms and adaptation lovers, here are the adaptations I’ve enjoyed during September on the stage and small screen:

Outcast (2016)
Not Read     TV Series     Television… 310 more words


Opera 101—Dream Weaver

Fly me high through the starry skies
Maybe to an astral plane
Cross the highways of fantasy
Help me to forget today’s pain

—Gary Wright, “Dream Weaver”

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The Little Prince (2015)

The Little Prince (2015) directed by Mark Osborne

In a strange coincidence, it was only a few months after I had first read The Little Prince… 547 more words


Plants Can’t Sit Still, by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Topics – plants, adaptations, seeds

Summary – They “wiggle, squirm, and creep,” but Plants Can’t Sit Still. Rebecca Hirsch’s anthropomorphizing of plants here is both silly and instructive, as kids reading this book can feel their own similar wiggly, squirmy tendencies. 171 more words

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

100 Films’ 100 Favourites #76

Give yourself over to absolute pleasure.

Country: UK & USA
Language: English
Runtime: 100 minutes
BBFC: AA (1975) | 15 (1987) … 1,262 more words


Traveling, is Such, a Grueling Task

Thoughts, translated…

For a lot of people, traveling is an item on their to-do list. As they’d arrived at their destinations, they’d cross that first, “Going Abroad” off their to-do-list, then, they’d followed that strict schedule and tried not to stray from it. 633 more words

State Of Mind

(Ch. 5) Assignment - 600 Word Review - Adaptations/Biopics

Due Oct. 6 by 11:59 pm.

Over the past couple of lessons we’ve explored adaptations, biopics, reality-based films, cinematography and more. For your next evaluation you will need to stay within these strict rubric guidelines… 91 more words