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Star Wars the Legend: How Fans Create a New Galaxy of Adaptation

Could headcanons become...real?

The REAL Story of Ferdinand

Movie Mondays is back! In very cranky fashion.

Adapting ‘Murder’: A Ride Worth Making

Is a new iteration of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express as unnecessary as some critics seem to think?

Christopher Tolkien: The World is Changing

Heard the news everyone's talking about? New series, new era.

Half-Hiatus Notice

Greetings all, You may have noticed a sudden drop in content on our humble blog. After great consideration, Adapt That has decided that, due to the recent swinging of fortunes in our lives, we will be unable to continue writing... Continue Reading →

The Author-God: a Magic Tree House Movie and Creator Involvement

Are creators absolved of all wrongdoing if they adapt their own work?

Will the Brits Help PBS Do It Better? Anticipating the New “Little Women”

PBS is partnering with BBC to make a new adaptation of Little Women! Will this new attempt at a classic adaptation be more successful than their attempt at Anne of Green Gables? Adapt That reflects on the situation.

The Exodus Approach: How can you adapt a religious text?

What was Moses' life like in between infancy and oh, that time he killed someone? How does that idea influence an interpretation of the Biblical book of Exodus?

Wickham Wickedness: The Best Worst Wickhams from “Pride and Prejudice” Adaptations

We all have a favorite Mr. Darcy. But do you have a favorite Mr. Wickham? Read on to discover Adapt That's #1 Wickham out of eight "Pride and Prejudice" adaptations...

Hey, Shrek! You’re an All-Star.

I hope y'all know about the picture book...

And the Adapt That Tony Award Goes to…

Could it be that the wrong show won Best Musical at the Tony Awards?

Gazing “North & South”: Adapting Gaskell’s Novels with ‘Male Gaze’

Do you ever sit around and ponder the origins of movies? Or obsess over John Thornton's (played by Richard Armitage) eyes in the 2004 BBC adaptation of Gaskell's North & South? Nope? That's just me? Well, you better abandon this post... Continue Reading →

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