Adaptation: A Podcast Dedicated to Film Adaptations

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

Adaptation #168: The Big Friendly Sandman

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Covering all The BFGs in one episode, the hosts talk Roald Dahl, 1989, and 2016 versions, with an extra shot of farting corgis in for good measure.

Question of the Week: Why does he collect dreams? Who gave him this job?

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For similar discussions, check out our episodes on Pete’s Dragon Commentary, The Jungle Book, and The Peanuts Movie.

Music by DropVox

Upcoming

The Little Prince

-Aug 5 on Netflix

-Based on the novella by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Main Discussion

The BFG

-Written by Roald Dahl

-Published in 1982

The BFG (1989)

-Written by John Hambley

-Directed by Brian Cosgrove

-Starring David Jason, Amanda Root, Angela Thorne

The BFG

-Written by Melissa Mathison

-Directed by Steven Spielberg

-Starring Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, and Penelope Wilton

Question of the Week: Why does he collect dreams? Who gave him this job?

Next episode: Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Previous episode: Nerve by Jeanne Ryan
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A podcast dedicated to film adaptations and the original material they're based on.

One comment on “Adaptation #168: The Big Friendly Sandman

  1. Dorin R.
    August 10, 2016

    Reblogged this on dogaru20.

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