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Ink to Film

May 19, 2022

If it’s true that we never have friends later in life like we did when we were 12, what causes that to happen? Director Rob Reiner’s adaptation of Stephen King’s novella “The Body” seeks to answer that question and establishes itself as an immediate cult classic of 80s cinema. In episode 227, Luke & James take...


May 12, 2022

With Stephen King’s 1982 collection, DIFFERENT SEASONS, he tried publishing a collection of novellas outside the horror genre. Among the other notable works included, “The Body” would go on to form the basis for the 80s classic, “Stand By Me.” In episode 226, Luke & James discuss a shocking revelation about...


May 5, 2022

Roald Dahl is one of the bestselling children’s authors of all time, but how does this middle grade classic hold up when adapted by Henry Selick? In episode 225, James & Luke explore what scenes stayed with them most over the years and which did not, including a traumatic rhinoceros, an odd mecha-shark,...


Apr 28, 2022

Showrunner Rebecca Sonnenshine’s ambitious adaptation of a horror audio drama has been cancelled after just one season, but what was she able to accomplish in the time she had? In episode 224, Luke & James finish out Marc Sollinger and Daniel Powell’s source material, debate the role of withholding knowledge...


Apr 21, 2022

For the first time in Ink to Film history Luke & James tackle another podcast—an audio drama—and its impressive adaptation! In episode 223, they tackle the first half of season 1 of both show and pod. Luke rants about Netflix’s strategic error and foolish cancellation of the show, and how they could have better...