The 2015 Literary Fauxscars: And the Nominees are…

By Amanda Festa Award show season is here again, and while the Academy Awards has its merits, one “Best Adapted […]

Methods of Adaptation: Is Bigger Always Better?

By Wesley Sharer When it comes to adapting much-loved stories for the big screen, whether the source is a popular […]

The Desolation of Smaug: A Welcome Return to Middle-Earth

By Wesley Sharer One of the most exciting literary adaptations of the past year, and certainly one of the most […]

The Book Thief and the Power of Storytelling

By Alyssa Smith The film adaptation of Markus Zusak’s 2005 bestselling novel was directed by Brian Percival and released in […]

The 2014 Literary Fauxscars: And the Nominees are…

By Amanda Festa It’s that time of year again: Award Show Season. Each year, the Hollywood Foreign Press awards Golden […]

10 Must-Watch Page-to-Screen Adaptations for Film Buffs

By Wesley Sharer Award show season is just beginning, and as we look forward to the Oscars (and the Fauxscars), […]

Revisiting Jane: A Marriage Plot for the Modern Day

By Amanda Festa “We had a long discussion about the comparative merits of Mr. Darcy and Mark Darcy, both agreeing […]

The 2013 Literary Fauxscars: The Results are In!

By Amanda Festa As the stars begin to primp and prep for the Academy’s big night, here at Literary Traveler […]