The Goldfinch | adaptation review

The Goldfinch Motion Picture Rating: RRelease Date: 2019Director: John CrowleyRuntime: 149 mins.Adapted From: The Goldfinch Please Note: This review contains spoilers for both the film and novel, The Goldfinch. Read at your own discretion. After a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Theodore Decker is left without a mother, without a home.…

“Everything, Everything” Trailer

GUYS!!!!! It's here!!! The trailer for Everything, Everything was released this morning and I'm freaking out!! Watch it!!!!   !?!?! What do you guys think? Will it live up to the novel? Will it be better than the novel? Thoughts? I myself quite enjoyed the novel, despite its various issues (you can find my review here), and am…

When Release Dates are Pushed: A Tragedy

In early January I posted about the 2016 book-to-film adaptations that I was most excited for. Although I don't post adaptation reviews for all of them, I did manage to see The 5th Wave, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Allegiant, Miss Peregrine, and The Girl on the Train. In fact, the only one I missed was Alice Through the Looking Glass,…

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children | adaptation review

Title: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Motion Picture Rating: PG-13 Release Date: September 2016 Director: Tim Burton Production Co.: Twentieth Century Fox Runtime: 127 min I saw this film a week ago and needed some time to think about it before reviewing it. I really enjoyed the book (so much so that I stayed up all night reading…

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children | book review

Boooooy I haven't done this in a long time!! It is currently five o'clock in the morning and I just finished reading Miss Peregrine! And guess what time I have class this morning??? Yep, correct, 8:30am!! Which means I have to be up by 7:30am!! Which means I'm not going to be sleeping tonight!! I drank…