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Adaptations of 'Pride and Prejudice' by Jane Austen

I fell in love with the story of Pride and Prejudice long before I finally picked up the book. Recently, I posted about a few adaptations of Sense and Sensibility that I’ve come across in the past couple of years. 511 more words

Book Review

Star Trek Vol 2, by James Blish (episode adaptations)

Star Trek Vol 2, by James Blish

published in 1968

where I got it: purchased used

Don’t let the title of this book fool you, this is not a novelization of the second Star Trek movie. 1,027 more words

Science Fiction

Into the Wild (2007)

2017 #7
Sean Penn | 148 mins | streaming (HD) | 2.35:1 | USA / English & Danish | 15 / R

The true story of Christopher McCandless, who abandoned regular life after college to go hitchhiking and become one with nature or something, then accidentally killed himself by being a pretentious wanker. 96 more words


Oscar Nominations, 2017: Predictions

E:  How has this day come already?  There almost seems like there’s too much going on to think about movies.  But hey, by all means.  Let’s have an abrupt focus shift from politics to entertainment as Hollywood picks out what they want us to remember them by, what they consider the best and the brightest lights of the past crazy year.  4,111 more words


Adaptation Chat - A Monster Calls

I love books, I love films – why not combine the two together and talk about how much I adore them? I want to talk about… 630 more words


The Past Month on TV #13

When I started this TV coverage almost a year ago I promised short reviews, but with three major releases falling under its purview this month — plus a big crossover and the best thing that was on TV this Christmas (and sundry other bits to mention too) — I find myself with quite a bit to say… 2,682 more words


My 5 Favourite Film/TV Adaptations of Books

“Serious writers pretend they don’t care about film adaptations of their work, but it’s a colossal lie. We all care.” – Jean Hanff Korelitz

What’s up guys?

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