Film adaptations

Movie sleuth learns with a month of classic movie adaptations

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / August 31, 2021 / Cinedigm, the leading independent streaming entertainment company serving passionate fan bases, today announced that The movie detective, the restoration and distribution company for classic films, will offer a selection of classic films adapted from literature and theater in honor of the start of the school […]

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Lela Lee’s ‘Angry Little Girls’ Heading for TV and Film Adaptations

“Angry Little Girls”, the 2000 webcomic by actress, designer and writer Lela Lee, is being adapted into a new television series and several films. About the brand: “Angry Little Girls,” whose roots can be traced back to a 1994 video titled “Angry Little Asian Girl,” follows Kim, a 6-year-old Korean American irritated by gender and […]

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RL Stine’s ‘Fear Street’ Film Adaptations Are Scary, But Nothing New To Teen Horror Genre

Based on Fear street books by RL Stine (although not a direct adaptation of any of them) and adapted by first-time feature filmmakers Leigh Janiak and Phil Graziadei, Street of Fear Part 1: 1994 is the first of three interconnected films (Part 2: 1978 comes out next week; Part 3: 1666, the following week) which […]

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Vietnamese literary film adaptations fail

The tragic level of box office receipts of most films adapted from books is examined by film critic Nguyen Phong Viet. Low gross income doesn’t necessarily reflect a movie’s true value. However, around 90% of low-end movies obviously only attract a limited audience. Many recent low-box-office films involved screenplays adapted, borrowed or inspired by renowned […]