PAPER TOWNS: A modestly talented cast expends A-level effort to breathe life to John Green’s bland, dull, insipid prose, themes, and ideas.
THE MAZE RUNNER: A maze, a mystery, and a disappointing payoff.
THE FAULT IN OUR STARS (starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort): An emotional wrecking ball of a movie that is well worth all the tears.
Yep. The film version of THE FAULT IN OUR STARS Will Make Us All Cry.
Wherein the ‘success’ of YA films adapted from young-adult fiction—from HARRY POTTER & THE HUNGER GAMES, to DIVERGENT—is evaluated.
The 411 on 10 chick flicks hitting theaters and digital/VOD March 7-28—from VERONICA MARS, to DIVERGENT, and more!