March 3rd, 2016

News: March Book to Movie Adaptations

Read the Book Before You See the Movie!

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Date: March 4th
Adapted From: The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Kim Barker
Starring: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman
Plot Summary: A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Date: March 18th
Adapted From: Allegiant by Veronica Roth
Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James
Plot Summary: The third installment of the blockbuster Divergent series franchise, ALLEGIANT, takes Tris and Four into a new world, far more dangerous than ever before.

Date: March 18th
Adapted From: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Starring: Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams, Paul Rudd
Plot Summary: A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to prepare her for it. Her neighbor, the Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of the Little Prince.

Date: March 25th
Adapted From: DC Comics' Batman and Superman characters
Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg
Plot Summary: Fearing the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on Superman, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It's up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences along with Wonder Woman to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis.

Peeking into the in:
2015: Guest Post: JANAM KUNDLIS by Michelle Moran
2014: The Scribe by Antonio Garrido
2013: Island of the Sequined Love Nun by Christopher Moore
2012: Vacation: Weddingpalooza
2011: Random Ranting: What NOT TO DO When Submitting a Manuscript
2010: Dawn of the Dreadfuls (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies prequel) by Steven Hockensmith
2009: Henry V: The Graphic Novel by William Shakespeare