Saturday, April 2, 2011

Books into Movies for April

Soul Surfer, due out on April 8, is based on Bethany Hamilton's 2004 autobiographical tale. The professional surfer is played by AnnaSophia Robb and is directed by Sean McNamara.

Atlas Shrugged Part 1, due in theatres on April 15, is based on the 1957 final novel by Russian philosopher Ayn Rand. This is the first of a planned trilogy adaptation directed by Paul Johansson. Stars include Taylor Schilling, Matthew Marsden and Grant Bowler.

Water for Elephants, due out on April 22, is adapted from Sara Gruen's bestselling novel about life in the circus. Francis Lawrence directed and stars include Reese Witherspoon and Hal Holbrook.



Anonymous said...

Ohh... I can't wait to see water for elephants. Thanks for reminding me of it!

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