Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Book to Film Adaptations: January 2017

Literature often inspires film adaptations and each month I like to highlight those hitting theaters soon.  Check out this blog entry to see what they are, and be on the lookout for seeing them in well as checking out their source material at your library.

The Bye Bye Man
Starring: Douglas Smith
Release Date: Jan. 13
Based On: Chapter from "The President's Vampire"
Author: Damon Schneck
Summary: Three friends stumble upon the horrific origins of the Bye Bye Man, a mysterious figure they discover is the root cause of the evil behind man's most unspeakable acts.

A Dog's Purpose
Starring: Britt Robertson
Release Date: Jan. 27
Based On: "A Dog's Purpose"
Author: W. Bruce Cameron
Summary: A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners.

And there you have it, your look at January's book-to-film adaptations to be on the lookout for.

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