The Oscars are all about the movies, but it’s usually a good night for book lovers too. This year, for example, four of the nine nominees for Best Picture are adaptations of books—The Wolf of Wall Street, 12 Years a […]
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A few years ago, nanny reality shows were a fixture on prime-time television. British nannies, to be exact, unsurprising considering our fascination with the most British nanny of them all. Though their TV counterparts came to a predictable end, we still love the colorful caregivers of […]
Thanks to Charlie Kaufman, we all know what the process of adapting a book is like for the screenwriter—it starts with a depressive funk and ends with your imaginary twin brother getting eaten by an alligator—but what’s the experience for […]