Film Adaptations – One Day

In the second of my film adaptation reviews, I’m looking at David Nicholls romantic novel One Day. Find my first review of Pride & Prejudice here. The novel was published in 2009, just two years before the adaptation was released. The book was received well and was awarded Popular Fiction Book of the Year at the Galaxy National Book Awards. One Day was … Continue reading

Film adaptations – Pride and Prejudice

Mr Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet embrace in a still from the end of the 2005 film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice

Book adaptations make up a large proportion of the films released each year. Many of these are brilliant stand alone films, some are wonderful adaptations of the novels but some inevitably don’t capture the true magic of those original words on the page. Sitting next to me on my shelf I have three DVDs with … Continue reading