filmable filmable

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of a story or literary work) capable of being adapted to motion picture form

Usage(s):

  • To try to make them cute and filmable isn't easy.

News

  • Ambitious adaptation strays dangerously far from book with 'Ender's Game'

    One of the greatest science-fiction books in the genre canon, “Ender’s Game” by Orson Scott Card had been considered un-filmable. Even Card himself has expressed reluctance at trying to bring his own novels to the big screen. read more
    on November 4, 2013     Source: The Michigan Daily

Quotes

  1. "I never saw Casino Royale because I was so mad at those guys. They said publicly that Casino Royale was un-filmable. The minute I said I would do Casino Royale, it's on all the websites and it is the film that people want to see. They should have...
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Quentin Tarantino Source: Javno.hr

  2. In a statement to the BBC, Banksy says the film is "the story of how one man set out to film the un-filmable. And failed."
    on Jan 23, 2010 By: Banksy Source: CBC.ca

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