This episode we discuss the graphic novel Blue is the Warmest Color and the film adaptation that made a big impact at Cannes, for better or for worse. Grab a glass of wine and settle in for our discussion on the love story that manages to be tragic in two different ways.
This episode we discuss a notoriously dissapointing film adaption and the brilliant source material it attempted to translate. Plus, the return of one of our least favorite characters, the Manic Pixie Dream Girl!
Food, romance, and magic collide in this Mexican novel by Laura Esquivel and its extremely faithful movie adaptation directed by Alfonso Arau. We'll discuss all of the sexy encounters, the expansive story and whether or not the lead character is actually a murderer.
We finally cover our first graphic novel adaptation with Bryan Lee O'Malley's 6 book Scott Pilgrim series, and the 2010 Edgar Wright film addaptation. Get your coins ready to continue!
Links mentioned in episode:
Edgar Wright - How to do Visual Comedy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FOzD4Sfgag
Every Frame a Painting Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/everyframeapainting
Lessons from the Screenplay Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCErSSa3CaP_GJxmFpdjG9Jw
Captain Kristian Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuPgdqQKpq4T4zeqmTelnFg
Cinefix Movie Lists: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1AXWu-gGX6IcOGt0yaA9Cd_hkt_TwQlC
This episode we explore the nightmarish future of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and its 2017 Hulu adaptation starring Elizabeth Moss. Praise be, bitches.