Female-centric remakes are a newest Hollywood trend — and since shouldn’t they be? Audiences are longing female-driven stories and nostalgia these days, so mixing a dual seems like a guaranteed impact dunk.
But not any male-driven classical works with a conflicting gender… specifically, when a whole grounds of a story revolves around boys being idiots since they’re boys.
That’s what people are frantically perplexing to indicate out after Warner Bros. announced skeleton to reconstitute Lord of a Flies — though with immature girls stranded on a island instead of boys!
Those who review William Golding‘s 1954 novel (or even Sparknoted it) contend a story wouldn’t make clarity with all girls since it was meant to uncover a pitfalls of poisonous masculinity.
Many critics mused that instead of bend into barbarous animals, a organisation of stranded girls would possibly peacefully work together or only leave any other a fuck alone.
Adding fuel to a glow is a fact that a reconstitute will be created and destined by dual men, Scott McGehee and David Siegel — that is frequency a pointer we’re in for a feminist coming-of-age film of a decade.
An all women reconstitute of Lord of a Flies creates no clarity because… a tract of that book wouldn’t occur with all women.
— roxane happy (@rgay) August 31, 2017
imagine carrying such small seductiveness in seeking out strange stories about girlhood by women that we reconstitute LORD OF THE FLIES with girls
— JamesHurleyVEVO (@soalexgoes) August 30, 2017
An all womanlike Lord of a Flies? Sigh. There are copiousness of good strange women’s stories to tell. Why do we have to reconstitute classical lit?
— Proud Grandstander (@JYates_doula) August 31, 2017
like suppose blank a indicate of a classical book when u could’ve sought strange stories about girlhood created by women
— froy (@froynextdoor) August 31, 2017
“all-female Lord of a Flies remake” SOUNDS LIKE SOMEONE MISSED THE FUUUUUCKIN POINT OF LORD OF THE FLIES
— Gavia Baker-Whitelaw (@Hello_Tailor) August 30, 2017
The female-led Lord of a Flies wouldn’t ever occur since women would only bend off into their possess particular groups peacefully
— rachel leishman (@RachelLeishman) August 30, 2017
the all-girl reconstitute of duke of a flies cannot work bc practically a girls would set aside their differences work to get off a island
— ellie (@spikejonzes) August 31, 2017
lord of a flies is about a pitfalls of masculinity. don’t move a women into this, we don’t caring about your ass-mar
— savannah brownish-red (@savannxhb) August 31, 2017
[Image around Sony Pictures.]