When does an adaptation become an imposition?

Posted May 26, 2017 1:21 pm by Bear

Sometimes, during dark times, it is pleasant to consider trivial matters.I was thinking of the recent adaptations of Anne of Green Gables, one of which I thought merely terrible, and the other was worse.  For some reason, people keep asking me about the one I believe to be worse: Anne with an E, as shown on CBC and Netflix.It is always tricky, adapting a book to a movie, to go from one art form to another.  Changes to the source become a necessity- but what changes and why?  I confess myself to be something of a purist in this matter- I prefer

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