Books, Gender, Movies

Movies You Didn’t Know Were Adaptations

When I was writing Friday's post, I started to notice a trend in the movies I was pointing out: more than half of them were based on classic works. The more I thought about it, the more examples I was able to come up with, which lead me to this post. Here are a few… Continue reading Movies You Didn’t Know Were Adaptations


Hamlet’s Father

For those of you who haven't heard about it yet, Orson Scott Card (Author of Ender's Game and Ender's Shadow, which are both pretty great books) recently came under fire for an adaptation of Hamlet. The novella is called "Hamlet's Father," and it depicts the deceased king as a homosexual pedophile who molested Hamlet's entire male friend circle (thereby turning them all… Continue reading Hamlet’s Father