2019 Book-to-Film Adaptations

Another year means another batch of adaptations to either enchant or disappoint us all—or maybe just me. As it’s only the first week of 2019, all the movies coming out this year haven’t necessarily been announced; however, of those that have, here are some of the big book-to-film adaptations coming out this year that you […]

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Bird Box | adaptation review

Title: Bird BoxMotion Picture Rating: RRelease Date: 2018Director: Susanne BierProduction Co.: Bluegrass FilmsRuntime: 124 mins. ***Please note: this review contains spoilers for both the film and the novel Bird Box. If you have not yet read or watched it and do not want anything spoiled for you, please come back to this review later!*** Let’s talk horror. […]

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The Great Gatsby (1974 & 2013) | adaptation reviews

Ever since my girlfriend and I met in college 4 years ago, we have had differing opinions on The Great Gatsby, both the novel and its adaptations. It was a never-ending source of amusement to those around us in our English classes and continues to be so for our friends who know us now. Because my girlfriend and I read …

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TV Tuesdays | The End of the F***ing World

Heyyyy it’s me again. I don’t know why you’d expect anyone else to post on this blog. But just in case you did, hi, I’m Alyssa, the sole blogger of this blog. Anyway, I know how much you guys love my random weekly segments, so I’m here to bring you a new one: TV Tuesdays, conveniently […]

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2018 Book-to-Film Adaptations

Happy New Year, everybody! Nevermind that it’s January 03, okay? Another year is here, and you know what that means: another 12 months packed with great films, especially a d a p t a t i o n s. You all know how much I love reading a book and then watching its adaptation. In the […]

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Adaptation Arguments

This week, I wanted to talk about opinions on adaptations. If you follow my blog, you know that I recently read Dave Eggers’s The Circle and then went to see the adaptation with my girlfriend, who didn’t read the novel. This is often … Continue Reading

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Before I Fall | adaptation review

If you haven’t heard of Lauren Oliver’s novel Before I Fall, are you really a YA fan? The novel, which came out in 2010, gained a large following and is arguably one of Oliver’s best works. I didn’t read it for myself until about a week ago, right in time for the film release. I do that a […]

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