Monday, June 3, 2013

Books To Movies: The Last Unicorn

 Image from
austinchronicle.com

Fan's of this Peter S. Beagle novel will be gifted with three screenings of the film at the Alamo Drafthouse. Morovere, "the new digital print features crisper, brighter animation and restores original dialogue excised from DVD versions of the film." Furthermore, the book's author, who adapted the screenplay and whom Neil Gaiman dubbed "'the gold standard of fantasy,'" will conduct a pre-show Q&A session.

The Last Unicorn will play at the Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz on Sunday, June 2 at 1:00 PM; at the Village on Monday, June 3 at 7:00 PM; and at Lake Creek on Tuesday, June 4 at 7:00 PM. All screenings will be preceded by the Peter Beagle Q&A session.

According to The Austin Chronicle's Amy Gentry, "what sets The Last Unicorn apart from its animated brethren" is... MORE