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Thoughts on… The Giver (2014)

Probably one of the more forgettable book-to-film translations of the young adult literature future dystopia subgenre, The GiverĀ (2014, dir. Phillip Noyce) tells of a future society without colour, conflict, or personal identity; a monochromatic Nineteen Eighty Four-type arrangement where each member of society is assigned a job and a singular purpose for life, at age […]