Tag Archives: movies

Does Skin Color Matter When Casting Actors?

A few months ago, the big news was that the new Harry Potter play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, had cast black actor Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger. I read this great article in Cosmopolitan, and saw lots of tweets and posts and comments and... Read More | Share it now!

Stephen King: To Film or Not to Film?

I’ll start off this post by stating that I am definitely not a lover of the horror genre – either in print or on the screen. I have always had an (over)active imagination, and as a kid, found it difficult to sleep with the closet door open... Read More | Share it now!

Stay gold ~ ‘The Outsiders’ by S. E. Hinton #Review #COYER

Raise your hand if you were required to read this book for English class. Keep your hand up if you found the names and slang made you giggle/chuckle. Leave it there if you found that, if you updated the clothing, names and the lingo, the tale is as... Read More | Share it now!

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books that Should Not Be Made Into Movies

(I know, I know…it’s Thursday. Deal with it.) It seems like just about every book is being made into a movie these days, especially from the current darling genre, Young Adult. In a perfect world, the screen will light up with your actual... Read More | Share it now!