Title: Set Hollywood on Fire
"That movie was a fucking travesty," Sarah said.
Grace looked at her in sympathy. "I think literally every person on the planet agrees with you, just so you know. You are not alone."
BOOK TO MOVIE ADAPTATION EPISODE!
Host Opening (0:00:00-0:03:58)
- Netflix to Adapt Lemony Snicket's 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'
- Daniel Handler's Offensive (racist) Jokes at National Book Award Ceremony
Favorite Book to Movie Adaptations (0:18:45-0:35:09)
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone IMDb
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
- The Hunger Games IMDb
- The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
- True Blood IMDb
- Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse #1) by Charlaine Harris
- The Silver Linings Playbook IMDb
- The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick
Least Favorite Book to Movie Adaptations (0:35:09-0:51:10)
- Divergent IMDb
- Divergent by Veronica Roth
- Eragon IMDb
- Eragon by Christopher Paolini
- Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events IMDb
- The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket
- Running with Scissors IMDb
- Running with Scissors by Augusten Burrough
Books that Should be Made into Movies (0:51:10-1:16:12)
- The Fair Fight by Anna Freedman
- Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
- Vivian Apple at the End of the World by Katie Coyle
- A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket (boxed set)
Books that Should NEVER be Made into Movies (1:16:12-1:30:33)
- An Untamed State by Roxane Gay
- Wonder by RJ Palacio
- The Sandman (Omnibus Vol. I) by Neil Gaiman
- The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Host Closing (1:30:33-1:32:58)
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(WHO WANTS TO DO A REREAD OF A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS TOGETHER?)
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