Why I’m Nervous About The Book Thief Movie

Generally, I am not that person who freaks out over movie adaptations of books. I really like seeing how a movie producer and his cast and crew interpret the author’s story and adapt it for a different medium. If you read my book/movie comparison posts, I try to look at the theme and characters instead[…]

Everything Is Illuminated: Book/Movie Comparison

My first book/movie analysis. For this post, after a brief summary, I’ll look at Characters, Setting, Theme, What Was Gained by Film Adaptation, and What Was Lost by Film Adaptation. If this works, I’ll just keep this format for the rest, too. Everything Is Illuminated was written by Jonathan Safran Foer in 2002. The book is divided into two[…]

Book/Movie Comparison: The Green Mile

Similar format to Everything Is Illuminated: After a brief summary, I’ll look at Characters, Setting, Theme, What Was Gained by Film Adaptation, and What Was Lost by Film Adaptation. The Green Mile was written by Stephen King first as a serial novel in 1996. It’s the written account of Paul Edgecombe, an elderly man in Georgia Pines retirement home, writing[…]