Beautiful Creatures and the Books They Love

Review of Beautiful Creatures, Directed by Richard LaGraveneseBy COYLE NEAL Both Ethan and Lena want to escape—Ethan wants to get out of his backwoods South Carolina town (I forget the name, but does it really matter?), while Lena wants to escape being forced to be a “Caster” for the side of either good or evil. Sounds like two completely different problems, right? Wrong. So very, very, wrong. In fact, the similarity between the two sets of circumstances draws Ethan and Lena together and … [Read more...]