Tag Archive | literary adaptations

Ten Little Indians (1989); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Ten Little Indians (1989); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Dreadful, pointless version of Agatha Christie’s much-adapted story.

Christmas Holiday; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Christmas Holiday; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

The hard-to-wrap-one’s-head-around story of Deanna Durbin as a prostitute-ish character married to a homicidal psychopath played by Gene Kelly.

Murder with Mirrors (TV Movie); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Murder with Mirrors (TV Movie); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Dull adaptation of weak Christie novel.

Evil Under the Sun (1982); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Evil Under the Sun (1982); Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Stylish, witty whodunit with a touch of camp.

Clueless; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Clueless; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Seminal teen movie is too often critical of its protagonist.