Blog Posts Tagged ‘Mia’

so uncool

October 28th, 2009

My friend Marjorie has written a really great review and blog post about Where The Wild Things Are, Spike Jonze and Dave Egger’s new film adaption of Maurice Sendak’s children’s classic. I haven’t seen this movie. Everyone I know raves about it. (Except Marjorie.) Or, I should say, raved about it from the trailer. But […]

fantasy casting

June 24th, 2009

The film version of If I Stay is still a way’s off. Right now, the screenplay is being written by Shauna Cross. And after that, well, things can move swiftly or they can stall. I try to be Zen about these things of which I have no control. Which is so not me, but I’m […]

the twilight effect?

March 30th, 2009

I’m not sure whether I’m flattered, amused, annoyed or a little bit of all three. When people first started comparing If I Stay to Twilight, I think it was pretty much magical thinking, in that the publishers, movie execs, and, let’s be honest, me, all hoped that it might have one-zillionth the impact of Stephenie […]