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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Movie Mondays | Black Panther

What happened to Monday? Oh, damn, I found it. Here we are. No, I’m not going to be talking about What Happened to Monday, though it is a brilliant, heart-pounding Netflix film and you should go watch it immediately. Nope, sorry, today I’m talking about Black Panther. It’s been out since February 16, I know, […]

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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 | The Cloverfield Paradox

It’s Monday, again. You know what that means—another long week ahead. If you’re a sci-fi/horror lover like me, then you might be a little tired today due to Netflix’s awesome announcement last night during the Superbowl. I didn’t really care about the Superbowl. I also didn’t care about halftime, or the commercials. I did care about […]

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