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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Movie Mondays | Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

It’s the last Monday of 2018, guys, and I know you’re all excited. I’m not at work today—instead, I’m at home getting ready for my NYE party this evening. But before ringing in the new year, I wanted to quickly talk about one of the last movies I watched in theaters this year. Spider-Man: Into […]

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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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Annihilation | adaptation review

Annihilation, the film, follows a woman named Lena, a biologist and former soldier, who is married to Kane, also a soldier, and one that’s been “missing” for a year, now, after setting out on a secret mission. Kane suddenly turns up, but he’s not who … Continue reading

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Movie Mondays | Spider-Man: Homecoming

I grew up with the Tobey Maguire Spider-Man movies. 1 and 2 are great, while 3 is a horrible disappointment and embarrassment that somehow we all still love to watch just because it’s so cringe-worthy — we can all agree on that part, right? The Andrew Garfield Spider-Man movies came out not too long ago and I, […]

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Movie Mondays | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

I’m starting a new segment again! As you can see, I enjoy alliteration. I also love movies. I already post adaptation reviews, but I watch plenty of other movies to blog about too, so I thought, Why not? And since I went to the movies yesterday, it’s a perfect opportunity! In this segment I won’t […]

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