At The Movies for Wednesday 2 October 2019
AT THE MOVIES #778 WHERE DO STORIES COME FROM?
Simon Morris reviews three films “inspired by” other media – a children’s TV show, a Young Adult book franchise and a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
The Goldfinch is a movie adaptation of a best-selling, award-winning novel by Donna Tartt. Stars Ansel Elgort (Baby driver) and Nicole Kidman.
Dora and the Lost City of Gold sees children’s favourite Dora the Explorer all grown up and off to high school. Features Tem Morrison as an evil Mercenary.
And Scary stories to tell in the dark is Guillermo Del Toro’s tribute to the popular book series.