Tag: adaptation

Novel Flicks: City of Bones (2013)

Novel Flicks: City of Bones (2013)

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)Directed By: Harald ZwartStarring: Jamie Campbell Bower, Lily Collins, Robert SheehanRating: Adapted from: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads […]

Posted July 11, 2020 by Amanda in Features / 0 Comments
Novel Flicks: Jane Eyre (2011)

Novel Flicks: Jane Eyre (2011)

Jane Eyre (2011)Directed By: Cary Joji FukunagaScreenplay: Moira BuffiniStarring: Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell, & Judi DenchRating: Adapted from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë A mousy governess who softens the heart of her employer soon discovers that he’s hiding a terrible secret. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, every now and then you […]

Posted June 13, 2020 by Amanda in Features / 0 Comments
Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

I don’t know about you, but I love, LOVE modern adaptations of Jane Austen classics. Is it just me? Seriously, I’m obsessed with them. I can’t get enough! It always astounds me how Austen’s thoughts on women, relationships, romance, and politics can be transferred to today. This is a woman who lived in the 18th […]

Posted February 12, 2018 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments