As in previous months, Netflix’s best new acquisitions are, for the most part, great family-friendly films.
Book adaptations are funny things. They can either drive you to love the book and the story even more, or they can ruin the entire experience for you. They’ve also become much more popular in Hollywood in the past few years. Examples of this just in the past year or two include The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, The Fault in Our Stars, The Moral Instruments: City of Bones, Divergent, The Hobbit, and The Giver, just to name a few. The quality of adaptations in the past few years has been varied and unpredictable, so here is a list of some our favorite, and not-so-favorite, book adaptations to come to the big screen.
As a kid, I had imaginary worlds and dreamed fantastical dreams. Coincidentally, none of those consisted of characters with black button-eyes. Weird, huh?