Posts tagged "The Lovely Bones"

The Hunt For The Worst Movie Of All Time: The Lovely Bones

I hate Alice Sebold's novel, The Lovely Bones. It is probably one of my least favorite books of all time. It's basically the Tuesdays with Morrie (another horrible horrible book) of child-rape/murder. Oh, make no mistake, if you want to read a book in which a child is raped and murdered but you ALSO want… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / January 17, 2011

The Lovely Bones Poster Is The Creepiest

For the record (again) I hate Alice Sebold's book The Lovely Bones. It is the Tuesdays with Morrie of horrific child-rape-homicide. "Rarely have I been so uplifted by a horrific child-rape-homicide. The last time I felt this great was watching Roberto Benigni's hilarious romantic comedy about Jews dying in concentration camps." But man, whatever… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / November 24, 2009

The Lovely Bones Brings Magic And Wonder Back To Child Rape-Homicide

The Lovely Bones trailer, you guys: He has done it! Peter Jackson has brought Alice Sebold's miserable book The Lovely Bones (the Tuesdays with Morrie of horrific child rape-homicide) to life/death! It does look a little like What Dreams May Come, but I bet you that in Peter Jackson's heaven, no dead children are… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / August 5, 2009

First Look At Peter Jackson’s Heaven In The Lovely Bones

Peter Jackson has been hard at work on his adaptation of Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones, which has sold over 10 million copies since it was published in 2002, making it the Tuesdays with Morrie of horrific rape-murder. The Lovely Bones takes place in the 1970s, and tells the story of a family's dissolution and… More »

By: Gabe Delahaye / April 23, 2009