Inkheart

Book Author: Cornelia Funke ©2003 Movie Director: Iain Softley Screenplay: David Lindsay-Abaire Starring: Brendan Frazier, Eliza Bennett I loved the premise of Inkheart from the moment I first saw the previews and the idea of bringing to life the characters who inhabit the pages of our favorite stories. The pages of Funke’s book didn’t disappoint […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Book Author: J.R. Tolkien Published: 1954 Movie: Director: Peter Jackson Screenplay: Fran Walsh Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellan, Orlando Bloom Release: 2001Rating: PG-13 It was only a matter of time before someone made a film of The Fellowship of the Ring, J.R. Tolkien’s first book of the The Lord of the Rings trilogy. […]

Revolutionary Road

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Book: Author: Richard Yates ©1961, Vantage Books. Movie: Director: Sam Mendes Screenplay: Justin Haythe Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet Release: 01/23/2009 Rating: R If you’re going to see Revolutionary Road because you’re anxiously anticipating the conclusion of the love story between Leo and Kate that started in Titanic, well, you’d best stay home. Revolutionary Road […]