Tag Archives: adaptation

The Conformist (1970)

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci Writer: Bernardo Bertolucci (Based on the novel by Alberto Moravia)

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Old (2021)

Director: M. Night Shyamalan Writer: M. Night Shyamalan (Based on the graphic novel “Sandcastle” by Pierre-Oscar Levy and Frederick Peeters) Sorry Mom but I liked the new M. Night.

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The Lost Husband (2020)

Director: Vicky Wight Writer: Vicky Wight (Based on the novel by Katherine Center)

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Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)

Director: Jake Kasdan Writers: Jake Kasdan & Jeff Pinkner & Scott Rosenberg (Based on the book “Jumanji” by Chris Van Allsburg)

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Cutter’s Way (1981)

Director: Ivan Passer Writer: Jeffrey Alan Fiskin (Based on the novel “Cutter and Bone” by Newton Thornburg)

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Black Widow (2021)

Director: Cate Shortland Writer: Eric Pearson (Story by Jac Schaeffer and Ned Benson) (Based on characters from Marvel Comics) Enjoyed Pugh, Harbour and Weisz but overall a bit of a shrug. Seems like a strange choice to do this prequel … Continue reading

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To Die For (1995)

Director: Gus Van Sant Writer: Buck Henry (Based on the book by Joyce Maynard) Been a long time since I had seen it. Very good black comedy. Kidman kills it.

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Force of Evil (1948)

Director: Abraham Polonsky Writers: Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert (Based on the novel “Tucker’s People” by Ira Wolfert)

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Death Takes a Holiday (1934)

Director: Mitchell Leisen Writers: Maxwell Anderson and Gladys Lehman (Based on the play “La Morte in Vacanza” by Alberto Casella) (Based on the play adaptation by Walter Ferris)

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Cruella (2021)

Director: Craig Gillespie Writers: Dana Fox and Tony McNamara (Story by Aline Brosh McKenna and Kelly Marcel & Steve Zissis) (Based on the novel “One Hundred and One Dalmations” by Dodie Smith) Too long, this does not need to be … Continue reading

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