The Unpopular Death Note Theory

So about a month ago, I talked about how determining if books aren't inherently better than their film adaptations. It's all subjective. Link to that post is here if you'd like to read it. Today, I wanted to bring it up again because Netflix just released their live-action film adaptation of the Death Note anime. And… Continue reading The Unpopular Death Note Theory

From Page to Picture: Is either better?

I'm sure we've all heard the phrase "the book was better than the movie." Personally, this never really made much sense to me. So in my attempt to get both sides of the argument, I found a like-minded and lengthy post on why it's completely up to individual experience to decide if either is better.… Continue reading From Page to Picture: Is either better?

Movie Mischief Unmanaged

Despite that oh-so-clever headline, no, I'm not going to talk about Harry Potter. Instead, I'd like to talk about how the over-abundance of clips, trailers, and behind-the-scenes videos are shaping the marketing of movies. And I'll leave you to decide whether that's a good thing. It would be silly to talk on this topic without… Continue reading Movie Mischief Unmanaged