The Morning Link: Five Types of Movie Adaptation That Must Be Stopped


“Audiences love familiar stories. When we’re deciding what movie to see, we have a tendency to breeze past original plots in favor of watching Peter Parker discover his puberty superpowers for the 18th time. The people who make our movies have grasped this, and that’s why cinemas are crammed with adaptations of books, comics, television shows, foreign movies, old movies, new movies, movies that came out in 2010, breakfast cereals, and so on.”

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  1. David R April 17, 2014

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