Friday Debate: Books and TV Part 2

Welcome to Friday Debate, a feature on cup of tea with that book, please, where every Friday a question will be posted that tantalize the brain and expands our horizons.

Trailer for “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society” is Released

Netflix has just released the trailer for the British historical film The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. The film is based on the historical novel of the same name by Mary Ann Shaffer and Ann Barrows.

Muslim Superhero To Be Added To Marvel Cinematic Universe

Kamala Khan may be heading to a big screen near you! Marvel Studios Kevin Feige dropped hints recently in an interview that plans are in the works to introduce Ms. Marvel, or Kamala Khan to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. If this becomes a reality, Ms. Marvel  would be the first Muslim superhero portrayed on theContinue reading “Muslim Superhero To Be Added To Marvel Cinematic Universe”

Trailer for Movie About Mary Shelley Released

A movie trailer about the literary author, Mary Shelley, author of the novel Frankenstein, has just been released. The movie stars Elle Fanning as Mary Shelley and Douglas Booth as Percy Bysshe Shelley.

Trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Gridenwald Released

The first full length trailer for the sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has been released.

Sorry, Black Panther Will Not Win an Oscar

Oscar season comes to an end tonight. Some anticipate watching to see which movie will win the best picture or which favorite actor or actress will win an award. Some look forward to watching the red carpet, all the fashion trends that will emerge. Whatever the reason, the night of the Oscars is a bigContinue reading “Sorry, Black Panther Will Not Win an Oscar”

Trailer for Agatha Christie’s Crooked House Release

As we patiently await for the theatrical release of the adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express, another Christie adaption will be released this year. Sony Pictures debut the trailer for the upcoming mystery, Crooked House, an adaptation of Agatha Christie’s 1949 detective novel, starring Max Irons, Glenn Close, Gillian Anderson, Christina Hendricks, Terence Stamp, Stefanie Martini, Julian Sands,Continue reading “Trailer for Agatha Christie’s Crooked House Release”

Libba Bray Responds to Female Lord of the Flies

Last week , Warner Bros. announced another film version of the classic novel, Lord of the Flies by William Golding. But instead of an all-boys who survive a plane crash, the cast will be all-female. That is not even the worst part. The two people who are to helm a production dealing with the psychological complex relationshipContinue reading “Libba Bray Responds to Female Lord of the Flies”