Film Review — Where the Crawdads Sing

Daisy Edgar-Jones shines in a pretty but predictable adaptation of the Delia Owens bestseller.

Credit: Universal

Where the Crawdads Sing is not a novel I’ve read. However, director Olivia Newman and screenwriter Lucy Alibar’s adaptation of Delia Owens’s bestseller didn’t exactly set my cinematic soul on fire. It’s enjoyable enough, in a soapy, love…

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Simon Dillon

Simon Dillon

Novelist and Short Story-ist. Film and Book Lover. If you cut me, I bleed celluloid and paper pulp. Blog: www.simondillonbooks.wordpress.com