The New 'Little Women' May Finally Do Justice to Its Most Controversial Character

SmithsonianIt happens like clockwork: Every few Christmases, a new film adaptation of Little Women tempts book lovers with a new take on Louisa May Alcott's classic 1868 novel. Costumes, dialogue choices and editorial decisions are dissected; critics quibble over ...

August 14th 2019


There Can Never Be Too Many Little Women

The CutYesterday was a big day for my dedicated Little Women group chat, and presumably for a bunch of other people as well: The trailer for this year's remake, directed by Greta Gerwig and starring Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet, was released.

August 14th 2019


The “Little Women” trailer is an ode to amazing headwear

QuartzGreta Gerwig's film adaptation of the 1868 novel Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott, got its first trailer today (August 13). It promises to be a star-studded affair, with Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet (reunited for the first time since Gerwig's 2017 film ...

August 14th 2019


A handy guide to (almost) all of the 'Little Women' adaptations

Washington PostBritish director Alexander Butler's “Little Women,” the first-ever adaptation of Alcott's Civil War-era story, is said to be a lost film, meaning it is no longer known to exist in public or private archives. It starred actress Ruby Miller, a Gaiety Girl, or a well-regarded ...

August 14th 2019


A Key Line in the Little Women Trailer Is Not From Little Women At All

Slate MagazineIn the joyous new trailer for Greta Gerwig's Little Women adaptation, forward-thinking, feminist Jo March (played by Saoirse Ronan) makes an impassioned plea for women's equality: “Women, they have minds, and they have souls, as well as just hearts.

August 13th 2019


The Little Women Trailer Is Here

Boston magazineTie on on your straw hat, fall in love with your next door neighbor, and burn your sister's manuscript—the Little Women trailer is officially here, and it's 2 minutes and 34 seconds of petticoats, beautiful New England views, and t-shirt-worthy feminist quotes.

August 13th 2019


'Little Women' trailer introduces the March sisters to a new generation

CNNThe first trailer for writer and director Greta Gerwig's "Little Women" wastes no time in identifying the four sisters at the center of her adaptation of the Louisa May Alcott classic novel. But, as the nearly three-minute trailer continues, we learn more characteristics ...

August 13th 2019