Dear Ms. Stockett, I’m sorry for your loss. I mean, really, truly, I am sorry for your loss. We can’t expect your fantastic first book to translate on the big screen exactly as you wrote it, and into 2 hours and 17 minutes. That would be asking for perfection, and we know nobody’s perfect. However,… Read More Hollywood: Stop Helping! The Help was fine as it was. An Open Letter to Kathryn Stockett.
Yesterday, my mother and I shopped, ate, and saw “Water for Elephants.” I finished the book the night before and, as a fan of film (and student of it as well during my days as a mass communications undergrad), I relish the idea of reading a book and seeing how a director takes it to… Read More Books to Film: Darlings and Disasters