First Cloud Atlas, Now This

November 26, 2012 | 1 book mentioned 1

Apparently David Magee, the screenwriter behind the Life of Pi movie, declared the bookunfilmable” before he was asked to adapt it.

is a staff writer for The Millions and an MFA candidate at Johns Hopkins. Prior to coming to Baltimore, he studied literature and worked in IT while living in Dublin, Ireland. You can find him on Twitter at @tdbeckwith.

One comment:

  1. Seems that they “solved” the “unfilmable” problem with CGI and voiceovers, adding extra romance and dopey authorial intrusions along the way all the while keeping the boat free of anything that might knock the film out of PG territory.

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