Vlog: WORST Shakespeare Adaptations

In which Jenn gives our picks for the worst adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays.



Adaptation #46: The Not Quite Oscar-Worthy Gatsby

header046Jess, Ryan and Kendyl talk about Baz Luhrmann’s film The Great Gatsby. While the spectacle was enjoyable, they wonder if all the cinematography was in the film’s best interest. And even in concluding that it was a faithful adaptation, they wonder if seeing the characters on screen made them more likeable and question where Nick ends up.

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For more literature adaptation discussions check out our episodes on:

Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Cloud Atlas (novel and film)

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (novel and film)

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