February 4th, 2016

News: February Book to Movie Adaptations

Read the Book Before You See the Movie!

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Date: February 5th
Adapted From: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith
Starring: Lily James, Sam Riley, Jack Huston
Plot Summary: Five sisters in 19th century England must cope with the pressures to marry while protecting themselves from a growing population of zombies.

Date: February 5th
Adapted From: The Choice by Nicholas Sparks
Starring: Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer
Plot Summary: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.

Date: February 12th
Adapted From: How to Be Single by Liz Tuccillo
Starring: Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson
Plot Summary: There's a right way to be single, a wrong way to be single, and then...there's Alice. And Robin. Lucy. Meg. Tom. David. New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, be it a love connection, a hook-up, or something in the middle. And somewhere between the teasing texts and one-night stands, what these unmarrieds all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love. Sleeping around in the city that never sleeps was never so much fun.

Date: February 12th
Adapted From: Marvel Comics' Deadpool character
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, T.J. Miller
Plot Summary: A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopting the alter ego Deadpool.

Peeking into the archives...today in:
2015: New Releases This Week: February 3rd, 2015
2014: Giveaway: "Where Spirits Dwell" winners selected!
2013: Cool Stuff: The Best Tent Ever!
2012: Bloody Jack (Bloody Jack #1) by L. A. Meyer
2011: The Harsh Cry of the Heron (Tales of the Otori #4) by Lian Hearn
2010: News: Interview with Bill Watterson, creator of Calvin and Hobbies
2009: News: On Buying Books