Episode #278: All Together Ooky

With all the love they have for the Addams family unit, we try very hard to find something to love in 2019’s animated reboot The Addams Family.

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Episode #150: We Are the 5th Wave


The Adaptation hosts aren’t in total agreement about the film The 5th Wave (2016); some enjoyed the film and others didn’t, but one thing that they do agree on is flannel and beards are in.

Check out our episode on the novel by Rick Yancey!

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Vlog: The Ranger’s Apprentice Dream Cast

In which Jenn dream casts The Ranger’s Apprentice series by John Flanagan.

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Adaptation #136: A Shot in the Dark Places

header136This 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 to be more likable than in the book.

Check out our episode on the novel here!

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Adaptation #95: If I Stay, It’s For the Music

header095In this two-in-one episode, Dorin and Kendyl discuss the novel If I Stay by Gayle Forman and it’s film adaptation. After falling in love with all the characters in the novel, the duo is rather harsh on the movie’s characterization, but give it credit for resisting the urge to be overly sappy.

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For a similar discussions, check out our episodes on The Fault in Our Stars, Once Upon a Time, The Book Thief, and The Perks of Being a Wallflower

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Adaptation #64: Free Opportunity Dirty Pillows

header064Nicole, Ryan and Kendyl hash out the differences between Kimberly Peirce’s film Carrie and the original novel, as well as the 1976 film. While enjoying the remake, the hosts wonder if it missed out on a few opportunities.

Don’t forget to check out out episode on the novel by Stephen King!

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For similar adaptations, check out our episodes on World War Z, The Evil Dead, Resident Evil, and The Woman in Black.

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Adaptation #59: You Too Can Be Kick-Ass

header059In episode #59, our hosts can’t help but gush over Jeff Wadlow’s Kick-Ass 2: the music, the character depth, the similarity to the original comic and, of course, the creatively kick-ass kills.

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For more action adaptations, check out our episodes on The Lone Ranger, The Wolverine, Man of Steel, World War Z, Resident Evil, and Total Recall.

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Adaptation #2: Hugo Has a Sexy Dad

On episode #2, Kendyl and Jess are joined by coursemate Corey to discuss Martin Scorsese’s movie adaptation Hugo and how well the book translated to screen… and talk about Jude Law’s ability to play a sexy father.

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