Book vs Movie: Practical Magic

 

“My darling girl, when are you going to realize that being normal isn’t necessarily a virtue? It rather denotes a lack of courage.”

Practical Magic tells the story of two sisters descendant from a long line of witches, learning about magic and curses and dealing with the many issues that would undoubtedly present themselves when ...

Book vs Movie: Great Expectations

It's always best to go into any book-to-film adaptation with very low expectations. This is especially true of any Charles Dickens adaptation. When I originally saw the Alfonso Cuarón version of Great Expectations in 1998, I hadn't yet read the novel (truthfully, I only finished reading it last week). And considering my crush on Ethan Hawke ...