If You Have Seen the Movie, Read the Book & If You Have Read the Book, See the Movie | Post Script to my Review of “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed


I have just come back from seeing the movie “Wild” starring Reese Witherspoon. Never have I seen a movie compliment a book so well. Noted author Nick Hornby has taken the themes that Cheryl Strayed used in her book and has written a script that director Jean-Marc Vallée could use to bring those touching elements to the screen. There is a lot of mindless dreck out there right now being passed off as good ‘value’ but both this movie and this book are a cultural phenomenon that deserve praise.


Link to my original review of “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayed

Link to the Youtube page for the official trailer of  “Wild”

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