Adaptation: A Podcast Dedicated to Film Adaptations

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

Adaptation #141: A Guilt Trip to Brooklyn


Kendyl struggles to pronounce the Irish names in Colm Toibin’s Brooklyn, while Jenn patiently corrects her and they talk about moving away from home, memories that fade, and choosing between futures.

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Main Discussion


-by Colm Toibin (colim toe-been)

-published in 2009

Brooklyn (2015)

-Written by Nick Hornby

-Directed by John Corwley

-Starring Saoirse Ronan, Julie Walters, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen and Jim Broadbent

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One comment on “Adaptation #141: A Guilt Trip to Brooklyn

  1. Andrew Taylor
    October 23, 2015

    Sorry to be so out of touch with sending feedback, I’m trying to catch up!


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