‘Gone Girl’ to ‘Queen of Katwe’: The Best Female Characters Come From Books

girlonthetrainvia ‘Gone Girl’ to ‘Queen of Katwe’: The Complex Leading Women of Book-to-Film Adaptations – The Atlantic

It’s no coincidence that most of Pacific Standard’s current projects are book adaptations. As Witherspoon told the Wall Street Journal in April, she founded the company in part so that she could bring her favorite novels and memoirs to life…