Adaptation: A Podcast Dedicated to Film Adaptations

The podcast for in-depth discussion on films and the original material they're based on.

Peter Pan Productions that Fly from Stage to TV

With Pan, a new adaptation of Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie, being released in theaters soon, we at Adaptation Podcast have been talking about ALL THINGS PAN. Unlike most … Continue reading

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Adaptation #140: Running the Scorch Trials

We’re back to talk about Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015). With all the major plot differences from the book, the hosts are a little concerned for the next film, … Continue reading

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Vlog: BB 2015 Virtual Read Out – Forever by Judy Blume

Kendyl reads a bit of Forever by Judy Blume, the 2nd most challenged book in 2005. Enter to win some BBW pins and Adaptation merch here! iTunes – Twitter – Facebook – Tumblr – YouTube Virtual Read-Out … Continue reading

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Staff Recommendations – September 2015

The Adaptation staff were a little obsessive about things last month. We strongly recommend you check them out.

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Adaptation #139: Peter Pan, #NotAllChildren

Everyone gathers again for more Peter Pan discussion, this time on the novel by JM Barrie and all the ways it’s been adapted on stage and screen. The hosts talk … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Vlog: Strange or Silly Reasons for Banning Books

In which Dorin details some silly or strange reasons why some books have been banned over the years.

September 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Commentary #8: Peter Pan (2003)

Our hosts commentate their way through Peter Pan (2003), finding all the ways that it could be a very dark story and wondering at the parallels between the lost boys … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

Vlog: Banned Books Week 2015

In which Kendyl tells you why we should stop with the the book banning, and how you can celebrate Banned Books Week. iTunes – Twitter – Facebook – Tumblr – YouTube Virtual Read-Out ALA’s 2015 Library Report … Continue reading

September 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Commentary #7: Jem and the Holograms (1985)

Jem fans Dorin and Kendyl and newbie Jenn watch the first 5 episodes of this 1985 television show along with you while commenting on the technical aspects of Synergy and … Continue reading

September 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Vlog: Adaptations We Wish Existed – GeekyCon Edition

In which Kendyl shares the 7 books that the people of GeekyCon 2015 want to be turned into films. iTunes – Twitter – Facebook – Tumblr – YouTube

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Adaptation #138: The Scorch Trials and Tribulations

Kendyl and Jenn discuss the second book in the Maze Runner series, The Scorch Trials. There’s good. There’s bad. There’s nervousness about the upcoming film. And there’s more advice about … Continue reading

September 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Vlog: The Ranger’s Apprentice Dreamcast

In which Jenn dream casts The Ranger’s Apprentice series by John Flanagan. iTunes – Twitter – Facebook – Tumblr – YouTube

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Adaptation #137: A Paper Trail to a Paper Girl

Our hosts think that the Paper Towns film was a fun adaptation of the John Green novel, much lighter than the book and with a few unresolved plotlines. They’ve also … Continue reading

August 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Staff Recommendations – August 2015

In August, the Adaptation staff have been keeping busy with these great shows and books!

August 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Adaptation #136: A Shot in the Dark Places

This time around the hosts discuss the film Dark Places based on the novel by Gillian Flynn. They admire how accurate the plot was, but wonder why the characters seem … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Adaptation #135: Fallible Four and the Fantastic Flop

The Adaptation hosts were not too happy with Fantastic Four (2015). This probably doesn’t surprise you. Bad balance and pacing, no character development, and awkward moments consisting of “Hey! I … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Next Time on Adaptation

#129: Jurassic World
#130: Game of Thrones season 5
#131: Paper Towns by John Green


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