Book Adaptations Go To The Oscars This year
February 26, 2012
Book adaptations are making a strong show in this year’s Oscar nominations. Six of the nine best picture nominations are based on books:
The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings.
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer.
The Help by Kathryn Stockett.
Hugo, based on Brian Selznick’s novel The Invention of Hugo Cabret.
Moneyball by Michael Lewis.
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo.