Ink to Film

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Ink to Film is a show for readers and film aficionados alike. We read and discuss a novel in a granular way, then move to the film adaptation and talk about all the ways it relates to the book, and how it stands on its own. Hosts Luke and James have studied writing and film respectively, and bring a… read more

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ITF Read & Watch: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (1981 book & 2019 film)

August 15th, 2019


Grab a flashlight and pull the covers over your head--it’s time for some scary stories! Luke & James read all three of Alvin Schwartz and Stephen …

Ep-100 The Greatest Adaptation of All Time

August 8th, 2019


Luke Elliott and James Bailey set out to answer the question once and for all: What is the greatest adaptation of all time? But first, they set the stage with discussions over upcoming adaptations they and the …

Ep-99 Memento (2000 film & 2001 short story)

August 1st, 2019

Jonathan Nolan’s short story “Memento Mori” formed the basis for his brother Christopher Nolan’s MEMENTO--a film that came out prior the story it was …

Ep-98 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964 film)

July 25th, 2019


How does Stanley Kubrick’s Cold War satire hold up for a modern audience? Join Luke & James as they discuss all the behind the scenes stories, …

Ep-97 Red Alert (1958 novel)

July 18th, 2019


Did you know that “Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb” was based on a novel by a former member of the British Royal Air Force? Before Stanley Kubrick’s classic film, Peter George (a. k. …

Ep-96 Children of Men (2006 film)

July 11th, 2019


Alfonso Cuarón’s apocalyptic masterpiece CHILDREN OF MEN is a modern classic starring Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Charlie Hunnam, …

Ep-95 The Children of Men (1992 novel) part two

June 27th, 2019


Theo joins the dissident group called the "Five Fishes" and is on the run from the law with the fate of the world in the balance in the second half of THE CHILDREN OF MEN by P. D. James (a. k. a. Phyllis Dorothy James). …

Ep-94 The Children of Men (1992 novel) part one

June 21st, 2019


P. D. James (a. k. a. Phyllis Dorothy James) wrote her classic dystopian tale of a world dying a slow death in the 90s that led to an iconic film adaptation more than a decade later. In THE CHILDREN OF MEN, the reader …

Ep-93 Good Omens (2019 TV series) episodes 4-6

June 13th, 2019


The four horsemen ride to start the Apocalypse and to meet the Antichrist (Adam Young) in the last 3 episodes of Neil Gaiman’s feel-good TV series about the end of the world. Join Luke & James as they discuss the …

Ep-92 Good Omens (2019 TV series) episodes 1-3

June 6th, 2019


Neil Gaiman serves as writer & showrunner for the adaptation of his own work in Amazon Prime’s GOOD OMENS TV miniseries! Luke & James have seen half the show and discuss what it’s like watching a show so …

Ep-91 Good Omens (1990 novel) part two

May 30th, 2019


The End is now! Join Luke & James as they finish out the 2nd half of Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett’s GOOD OMENS in preparation for the …

Ep-90 Good Omens (1990 novel) part one

May 23rd, 2019


Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett, much like Crowley & Aziraphale, joined forces once upon a time to write an absolute landmark fantasy novel. …

Ep-89 Nightmare at 20,000 Feet (1961 short story & TV episodes)

May 16th, 2019


THE TWILIGHT ZONE is an iconic piece of television history, and this Richard Matheson short story provided the basis for one of its most legendary moments. Several versions of this tale have been put to screen, but we …

Ep-88 The Two Towers (2002 film)

May 9th, 2019


The Battle of Helm’s Deep set the standard for medieval warfare put to screen, but there’s a lot else in The Two Towers that’s worth revisiting. Peter Jackson’s masterwork continues with part two of The Lord of the Rings

Ep-87 The Two Towers (1954 novel) part three

May 2nd, 2019


Sam, Frodo, and Gollum head into Mordor to traverse the high path and battle the fearsome spider Shelob this week as Luke & James finish out The …

Ep-86 The Two Towers (1954 novel) part two

April 25th, 2019


The battle of Isengard and Helm’s Deep both rage this week while Frodo and Sam pickup an unexpected companion on their trip to Mordor. This episode covers the second 3rdof The Two Towers, part two of The Lord of the …

Ep-85 The Two Towers (1954 novel) part one

April 18th, 2019


Middle Earth prepares for war as Luke & James return to a beloved series to continue where they left off all the way back in episode 39. So, grab some Lembas bread, put on your running shoes, and head into the …

Ep-84 Pet Sematary (2019 film) ft. Sara Tantlinger

April 11th, 2019


Stoker-Award-nominated horror writer Sara Tantlinger joins Luke & James to discuss the new Pet Sematary adaptation! Filmmakers Kevin Kölsch & Dennis Widmyer take some liberties with Stephen King’s source …

Ep-83 Pet Sematary (1983 novel) part two

April 4th, 2019


Climb over the deadfall this week with Luke & James as they return to Pet Sematary for the second half of the novel by Stephen King (which includes “Part Two: The Micmac Burying Ground” & “Part Three: Oz the …

Ep-82 Pet Sematary (1983 novel) part one

March 28th, 2019


Often touted as Stephen King’s most frightening novel, Pet Sematary is the next title in the King Renaissance up for a modern adaptation. Join Luke & James as they read the iconic novel leading up to the new movie …

Ep-81 Game of Thrones (1996 novel & 2011 TV series) chapters 47-72 & episodes 7-10

March 21st, 2019


The first season of Game of Thrones delivers iconic scene after iconic scene in its final act, and the HBO series for the most part delivers the same magic and surprise of the book. Luke & James have combined their …

Ep-80 Game of Thrones (1996 novel & 2011 TV series) chapters 17-46 & episodes 3-6

March 14th, 2019


Relive the season of Game of Thrones that started it all with Luke & James as they discuss all the political intrigue, backstabbing, sexposition, …

Ep-79 Game of Thrones (2011 TV series) episodes 1-2

March 7th, 2019


People all over the world are revisiting the early seasons of Game of Thrones before season 8 arrives, so why not join Luke & James as they go all the way back to the first two episodes of season 1? Last week they …

Ep-78 A Game of Thrones (1996 novel) chapters 0-16

February 28th, 2019


With the worldwide sensation of a TV series returning soon for its final season, there’s no better time to go back to the source and discuss George …

Ep-77 Jesus’ Son (1999 film)

February 21st, 2019


Named one of the year’s best films by The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Roger Ebert, Jesus’ Son by Alison Maclean tackles the surreal, disjointed narrative first created by author Denis Johnson. F**khead, …

Ep-76 Jesus’ Son (1992 short story collection)

February 14th, 2019


Denis Johnson’s landmark short story collection Jesus’ Son tells the story of a drug-addict searching for meaning and purpose in life. The book’s …

Ep-75 Silver Linings Playbook (2012 film)

February 7th, 2019


David O. Russell’s adaptation of Matthew Quick’s novel SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK was nominated for 8 Academy Awards for good reason. The story takes on new dimensions here, changing in subtle but profound ways to create …

Ep-74 The Silver Linings Playbook (2008 novel)

January 31st, 2019


Matthew Quick’s debut novel hit big, launching a career many aspiring writers can only dream of. His romantic drama highlights important issues of mental health, how to live with it, and how it effects all our lives. …

Ep-73 The Martian (2015 film)

January 24th, 2019


Director Ridley Scott delivered an uplifting version of Andy Weir’s THE MARTIAN, doing the book justice in many ways. Matt Damon makes for a …

Ep-72 The Martian (2011 novel)

January 17th, 2019


New year, new look, new planet, who dis? Join Luke & James as they kick off 2019 on Mars with Andy Weir’s hard SciFi adventure-survival novel, THE MARTIAN. Mark Watney has quickly become a classic character, but …

Ep-71 Last Looks 2018

December 27th, 2018


Luke & James are taking one final look back at all the books and their film adaptations they covered in 2018. This special year-end retrospective is spoiler-free!

Topics include:  

Book of the year / …

Ep-70 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002 film)

December 20th, 2018


Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from your friends at Ink to Film! What did they get you? An episode where they completely forgot to mention the …

Ep-69 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998 novel)

December 13th, 2018


If "Christmas at Harry Potter World" can be a thing, then surely we can choose it for our holiday project! We return to Hogwarts with J. K. Rowling’s …

Ep-68 The Godfather Part II (1974 film) ft. Fonda Lee

December 6th, 2018


World Fantasy Award-Winning Author Fonda Lee returns for her 3rdstraight appearance on the podcast to discuss Francis Ford Coppola’s THE GODFATHER …

Ep-67 The Godfather (1972 film) ft. Fonda Lee

November 29th, 2018


World Fantasy Award-Winning Author Fonda Lee returns to the show to discuss Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather, a landmark film in cinematic …

Ep-66 The Godfather (1969 novel) ft. Fonda Lee

November 22nd, 2018


Special guest & 2018 World Fantasy Award-Winning Author Fonda Lee joins the show to discuss Mario Puzo’s THE GODFATHER, which influenced her novel JADE CITY! Ink to Film’s Thanksgiving Special focuses on the source …

Ep-65 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001 film)

November 15th, 2018


“You’re a wizard, Daniel Radcliffe!” one imagines Chris Columbus, director of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, might have said after casting …

Ep-64 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (1997 novel)

November 8th, 2018


Head over to Platform 9 ¾ and board the Hogwarts express and join the guys as they take their first trip into the Potterverse with J. K. Rowling’s initial novel in her bestselling series. They begin by touching on the …

Ep-63 The Shining (1980 film) ft. Remy Nakamura

October 31st, 2018


Special guest author Remy Nakamura returns to the show to discuss Stanley Kubrick’s THE SHINING, which he had never seen! Ink to Film’s Halloween Special focuses on the legendary adaptation of Stephen King’s novel. Remy …

Ink to Film LIVE: “American Psycho: Adapting Madness”

October 25th, 2018


Luke Elliott’s presentation prior to a screening of the film American Psycho given at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) in Portland, OR. The presentation provides an in-depth look at the adaptation …

Ep-62 The Shining (1977 novel) part three ft. Wendy Wagner

October 18th, 2018


Special guest author Wendy Wagner joins Luke & James to discuss the last 3rdof Stephen King’s THE SHINING (part 5). Wendy is an author of three novels (latest: AN OATH OF DOGS) and over 40 pieces of short fiction, …

Ep-61 The Shining (1977 novel) part two

October 11th, 2018


Is Jack Torrance sympathetic? The Overlook Hotel is clearly poisoning his mind against his family, but how much of a push he actually needs to turn …

The Council of Inklings

October 8th, 2018


SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT. New and interesting things are happening with the podcast and we couldn’t wait to share! From the pronouncement that the …

Ep-60 The Shining (1977 novel) part one

October 4th, 2018


The podcast goes back to the beginning with their first revisit to the works of Stephen King since their inaugural coverage. This time, they discuss his landmark 1977 horror novel, THE SHINING. This episode covers Parts …

Ep-59 Edge of Tomorrow: Live. Die. Repeat. (2014 film) ft. Watch. Review. Repeat.

September 28th, 2018


Colton Brown & Andrew Meadows of the “Watch. Review. Repeat.” Podcast join the show to discuss Doug Limon’s 2014 sci-fi action film starring Tom …

Ep-58 All You Need is Kill (2004 novel) オール・ユー・ニード・イズ・キル

September 20th, 2018


Live. Die. Repeat. Military Sci-Fi meets anime in this popular light novel by Hiroshi Sakurazaka, ALL YOU NEED IS KILL, which formed the basis for …

Ep-57 Coraline (2009 film)

September 13th, 2018


Henry Selick’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s CORALINE is a marvel of craftsmanship and artistic vision, featuring memorable vocal performances by Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, and Ian McShane. Laika Studios has gone on to …

Ep-56 Coraline (2002 novella)

September 6th, 2018


Neil Gaiman is a living legend in the writing community and beyond, and CORALINE is one of his most famous works, and rightfully so. The novella …

Ep-55 Sharp Objects (2018 TV series & 2006 novel) episode 8 & chapters 17-18

August 30th, 2018


The twisted, hellish descent into Camille Preaker’s life in Wind Gap comes to an end in the finale episode of HBO’s series as well as in the final two chapters of Gillian Flynn’s novel. Series creator Marti Noxon and …

Ep-54 Sharp Objects (2018 TV series) episodes 5-7

August 23rd, 2018


Director Jean-Marc Vallée combines with Gillian Flynn to create three more powerful installments of quality television in episodes 5, 6, and 7 of …

Ep-53 Sharp Objects (2006 novel) chapters 9-16

August 16th, 2018


The sordid mysteries of the Wind Gap murders and Camille Preaker’s tragic past begin to reveal themselves in these eight chapters from Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects. Luke and James have seen half of the HBO series …

Ep-52 Sharp Objects (2018 TV series) episodes 1-4

August 9th, 2018


HBO’s limited series “Sharp Objects” proves to be a powerful adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s novel from the jump. Creator Mari Noxon and director …

Ep-51 Sharp Objects (2006 novel) chapters 1-8

August 2nd, 2018


Gillian Flynn’s debut novel SHARP OBJECTS has been adapted for HBO in a limited series starring Amy Adams, so the guys have devised an experiment in how they will cover this project to fit the release (described below). …

Ep-50 Jaws (1975 film)

July 26th, 2018


The original summer blockbuster, directed by none other than Stephen Spielberg himself, provides the perfect subject matter for Ink to Film’s 50th episode. Luke and James begin with a brief retrospective, then charge …

Ep-49 Jaws (1974 novel)

July 19th, 2018


It’s been long enough since JAWS was released in theaters that there are people who may not be aware that it was based off a very popular novel at …

Ep-48 American Psycho (2000 film)

July 12th, 2018


Christian Bale’s portrayal of a deranged serial killer in high society helped make Mary Harron’s American Psycho into a cult classic. The film takes …

Ep-47 American Psycho (1991 novel)

July 5th, 2018


Bret Easton Ellis is (in)famous for his controversial novel about suave serial killer Patrick Bateman, the famously unreliable narrator of AMERICAN PSYCHO. A book that was critically panned on its release and caused …

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June 27th, 2018


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Ep-46 Jurassic Park (1993 film) ft. Taylor Zajonc

June 21st, 2018


Special guest author Taylor Zajonc (THE MAW, WRECKING CREW, RED ROGUE SUN) joins Luke & James this week to discuss one of Stephen Spielberg’s all-time classics, Jurassic Park! Taylor’s bio is filled with real-life …

Ep-45 Jurassic Park (1990 novel) part three ft. Emily Suvada

June 14th, 2018


Special guest author Emily Suvada joins Luke & James to discuss the last third of Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park. Emily’s book, This Mortal Coil, is a gripping dystopian Sci-Fi novel about gene hacking and a …

Ep-44 Jurassic Park (1990 novel) part two

June 7th, 2018


What would YOU do if a T-Rex started attacking a car full of children in front of you? Turns out Dr. Grant and Dr. Malcolm behave quite differently …

Ep-43 Jurassic Park (1990 novel) part one

May 31st, 2018


Michael Crichton wrote many famous novels, but arguably none made as huge an impact as his 1990 Sci-Fi thriller, Jurassic Park. In this episode (AKA “The Dino Hour”), Luke and James cover the first and second …

Ep-42 Fahrenheit 451 (2018 film)

May 24th, 2018


Ramin Bahrani made an adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s classic Sci-Fi novel, “Fahrenheit 451” starring Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon. That much can be said without reservation. Well, you might argue it was an …

Ep-41 Fahrenheit 451 (1953 novel) part two

May 17th, 2018


The troubling concepts and ideas of Ray Bradbury’s prescient 1953 Sci-Fi classic Fahrenheit 451 come to a stirring crescendo in the last two parts of the novel. This episode covers part two: The Sieve and the Sand, and …

Ep-40 Fahrenheit 451 (1953 novel) part one

May 10th, 2018


Ray Bradbury is a legend for many of the books he wrote, but most notably for his 1953 Sci-Fi novel, Fahrenheit 451. This episode marks the beginning of a three-episode as Luke and James discuss part 1: The Hearth and …

Ep-39 Ink to Film: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001 film)

May 3rd, 2018


Peter Jackson set the bar for fantasy adaptations with his 2001 film based off JRR Tolkien’s classic, The Fellowship of the Ring, part one of The …

Ep-38 Ink to Film: The Fellowship of the Ring (1954 novel) part three

April 26th, 2018


The final third of JRR Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring contains some of the most legendary fantasy scenes of all time, but one in particular …

Ep-37 Ink to Film: The Fellowship of the Ring (1954 novel) part two

April 19th, 2018


So just what the hell is up with Tom Bombadil? The guys tackle that and more this week as they discuss the middle nine chapters of The Fellowship of …

Ep-36 Ink to Film: The Fellowship of the Ring (1954 novel) part one

April 12th, 2018


JRR Tolkien is a giant in genre literature and the guys are eager to discuss his novel, The Fellowship of the Ring, part one of The Lord of the …

Ep-35 Ink to Film: Ready Player One (2018 film)

April 5th, 2018


The guys are through the final gate and rewarded with Steven Spielberg’s nostalgic video game romp, Ready Player One, adapted from the Sci-Fi novel by Ernest Cline. They begin with a SPOILER-FREE section where James …

Ep-34 Ink to Film: Ready Player One (2011 novel) part three

March 29th, 2018


Crystal key in hand, the guys head into the final gate to finish “Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline. In this episode covering level 3 they begin with their overall thoughts on the novel before diving right into the …

Ep-33 Ink to Film: Ready Player One (2011 novel) part two

March 26th, 2018


BONUS RELEASE this week as the guys log back in to the Oasis for level 2 of their coverage of Ernest Cline’s “Ready Player One” (AKA part 2/3 of the book). They hop right into their spoiler-coverage this time with a …

Ep-32 Ink to Film: Ready Player One (2011 novel) part one

March 22nd, 2018


Join the guys as they login to the Oasis with Ernest Cline’s Sci-Fi holy grail of geekdom with their coverage of level 1 of “Ready Player One” (AKA …

Ep-31 Ink to Film: A Wrinkle in Time (2018 film) ft. J.L. Gribble

March 15th, 2018


Special guest J.L. Gribble joins Luke & James to discuss Ava DuVernay’s 2018 film adaptation of “A Wrinkle in Time” starring Oprah Winfry, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Zach Galifianakis and more. Guest J.L. …

Ep-30 Ink to Film: A Wrinkle in Time (1962 novel)

March 8th, 2018


Join Luke & James as they take a wholesome trip across the universe with Madeleine L’Engle’s 1962 novel, “A Wrinkle in Time,” before they see the …

Ep-29 Ink to Film: Annihilation (2018 film) ft. Remy Nakamura

March 1st, 2018


Writer Remy Nakamura joins Luke and James to discuss Annihilation, the 2018 mind-blowing film by Alex Garland starring Natalie Portman and Oscar Isaac based on the novel by Jeff Vandermeer. Whether you’re wondering if …

Ep-28 Ink to Film: Annihilation (2014 novel) part two

February 22nd, 2018


The guys have delved too deep into Jeff Vandermeer’s “Annihilation” and have come out different. Changed. New. In this episode, they finish out the novel discussing parts 4 and 5. Once again, they begin with a …

Ep-27 Ink to Film: Annihilation (2014 novel) part one

February 15th, 2018


This week the guys delve into Jeff Vandermeer’s incredible weird sci-fi novel, “Annihilation,” by discussing parts 1, 2, and ending with part 3. They kick things off with a SPOILER-FREE section covering some background …

Ep-26 Ink to Film: Altered Carbon (2018 TV season 1)

February 8th, 2018


Netflix’s cyberpunk far-future series was an overall success, with a few sticking points holding it back from greatness. Luke & James read the …

Ep-25 Ink to Film: Altered Carbon (2002 novel) part two

February 1st, 2018


The guys have finished the second half of Richard K. Morgan’s 2002 post-cyberpunk novel, “Altered Carbon” and enjoyed the entire wild ride. In part two of their coverage of the book, they begin again with a hefty …

Ep-24 Ink to Film: Altered Carbon (2002 novel) part one

January 25th, 2018


Before the release of the brand-new Netflix series, the guys go back to the source with Richard K. Morgan’s 2002 postcyberpunk novel, "Altered Carbon." In part one of their coverage they try something a little different …

Ep-23 Ink to Film: Rawhead Rex (1986 film) ft. Kourtnea Hogan

January 18th, 2018


Writer and filmmaker Kourtnea Hogan returns for the disastrous Rawhead Rex film adaptation by George Pavlou based on the short story by Clive Barker. Honestly, watching this film is NOT recommended. Even so, Luke, …

Ep-22 Ink to Film: Rawhead Rex (1984 short story) ft. Kourtnea Hogan

January 11th, 2018


Writer and filmmaker Kourtnea Hogan joins Luke and James this week to discuss Clive Barker’s 1984 short story, “Rawhead Rex,” from his legendary “Books of Blood.” This EXTREME-CONTENT filled episode’s topics include: …

Ep-21 Ink to Film: Where the Wild Things Are (1963 Book & 2009 Film)

January 4th, 2018


Maurice Sendak’s beloved children’s picture book left an indelible mark on generations of kids, and Luke and James are among them. They begin this combo book/film episode by discussing their relationship with the …

Ep-20 Ink to Film: Last Looks 2017

December 29th, 2017


Happy New Year! Luke and James sat down together in Florida to take one last look back at all the projects they did in 2017. This episode doesn’t focus on one specific title exclusively, but instead touches on all of …

Ep-19 Ink to Film: Die Hard (1988 film)

December 14th, 2017


Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! ‘Tis the season to watch Die Hard and the guys have a lot to say about John McTiernan’s 1988 action classic, …

Ep-18 Ink to Film: Nothing Lasts Forever (1979 Novel) part two

December 7th, 2017


The guys finish out the second half of book that inspired Die Hard, Roderick Thorp’s 1979 novel, Nothing Lasts Forever. Just how different is it? Well, dramatically different, in some ways, and Luke and James weigh the …

Ep-17 Ink to Film: Nothing Lasts Forever (1979 novel) part one

November 30th, 2017


Episode Description: "Did you know that Die Hard was based off a novel? For the first of their holiday episodes, Luke and James have a blast going …

Ep-16 Ink to Film: Howl’s Moving Castle (2004 Film)

November 22nd, 2017


Hayao Miyazaki is a living legend, and James and Luke have a lot to say about his 2004 anime classic, Howl’s Moving Castle. They have read Diana Wynne Jones’s source material discuss the film in comparison. They lay out …

Ep-15 Ink to Film: Howl’s Moving Castle (1986 novel) part two

November 16th, 2017


In the second half of their coverage of Diana Wynne Jones’ novel Howl’s Moving Castle, Luke and James go through the door, black blob down, and find out that what lies on the other side is startlingly familiar… Luke …

Ep-14 Ink to Film: Howl’s Moving Castle (1986 novel) part one

November 9th, 2017


In a dramatic genre shift, Luke and James delve into their first fantasy project with the young adult novel, Howl’s Moving Castle, which was later …

Ep-13 Ink to Film: The Thing (1982) part two ft. Mike Arnzen

October 30th, 2017


The 2nd half of James and Luke’s conversation with their special guest-host, 4x Bram Stoker Award winning writer Mike Arnzen, all about John Carpenter’s 1982 sci-fi horror classic, The Thing. Topics include: Trying to …

Ep-12 Ink to Film: The Thing (1982) part one ft. Mike Arnzen

October 26th, 2017


Award-winning horror writer Mike Arnzen joins Luke and James as Ink to Film’s first special-guest-host to discuss John Carpenter’s 1982 sci-fi horror classic, The Thing. In part one of their conversation they touch what …

Ep-11 Ink to Film: Who Goes There? (1938 Novella)

October 19th, 2017


John W. Campbell’s legendary novella inspired several films, most notably, John Carpenter’s “The Thing” (1982). Join Luke and James as they go all the way back to the 30s to explore the source material. They begin by …

Ep-10 Ink to Film: Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

October 9th, 2017


The guys watched Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049 & have A LOT to say about it. Come along as Luke and James not only highlight all the things that made the film incredible, but try and get to the bottom of what …

Ep-9 Ink to Film: Blade Runner (1982)

October 5th, 2017


James is loving that they get to talk about one of his favorite films, Blade Runner (1982) directed by Ridley Scott! Come along as he and Luke get …

Ep-8 Ink to Film: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep part two

September 28th, 2017


The final book-discussion for Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep covering chapters 11-22. Join Luke and James as they finish out the novel that inspired Blade Runner. In this episode, they discuss …

Ep-7 Ink to Film: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep part one

September 21st, 2017


Coverage begins for Philip K. Dick’s 1968 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep as we start our journey into the Blade Runner universe. In part 1 (of 2), James and Luke cover chapters 1-10 of the novel, discussing the …

Ep-6 Ink to Film: IT (2017 film)

September 11th, 2017


First movie episode! Luke & James cap off their IT coverage by reacting to the 2017 film floating through theaters now. Whether you’ve been …

Ep-5 Ink to Film: IT part five

September 10th, 2017


And so IT ends. This week, Luke and James conclude their coverage of Stephen King’s 1986 horror novel IT by diving into Part 5: The Ritual of Chud. The Losers brave the sewers under Derry one final time, where things …

Ep-4 Ink to Film: IT part four

September 3rd, 2017


Continuing coverage of Stephen King’s 1986 novel IT. This week, join Luke and James as they focus on Part 4: July of 1958. They debate the nature of …

Ep-3 Ink to Film: IT part three

August 28th, 2017


James and Luke continue their discussion on Stephen King's 1986 novel IT. This week we dive into part 3: Grownups, where we check back in with the grown ups as they come face to face with Pennywise, and talk about what …

Ep-2 Ink to Film: IT part two

August 24th, 2017


James and Luke continue talking about Stephen King's 1986 novel IT. This week they tackle part 2: June of 1958.

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Ep-1 Ink to Film: IT part one

August 18th, 2017


Luke and James begin the journey with Stephen King's 1986 horror novel "IT" by covering "Part One: The Shadow Before." You can find Ink to film on TwitterFacebook, or at their website Intro music …

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