These numbers do not include the grosses from three animated feature films released by Capcom; licensing and merchandising fees for "Resident Evil" action figures and models from firms such as Toy Biz, Palisades Toys, NECA: and Hot Toys; or the Marvel and Wildstorm "Resident Evil" comics; or the eight novelizations
derived from the series.
Rudnick has written several junior novelizations
, most recently exploring the inner thoughts of Aurora and Maleficent in her Maleficent adaptations.
In the last decade alone, we've had no fewer than eight new graphic novelizations
of this tale'--not to mention three prose novelizations
, a collection of speculative short stories, three animated and two live-action feature films and two television serials.
In defense of the often detested Hollywood practice of creating cheap novelizations
to coincide with major film releases, Grady Hendrix pointedly remarks that "what ultimately makes novelizations
interesting is the fact that they aren't truly adaptations of movies .
They may not all make it in the live-action videos but you will definitely discover them in the comic books and novelizations
that support the audio-visual portion of the story.
A series of novelizations
, popular biographies, and TV and film versions followed over the decadesthere was even a memoir by Heydrich's wife Lina, titled My Life With a War Criminal.
In fact, the history of the fotonovela is entwined with the movies; editions were once published as print versions of hit films--photo novelizations
But Kotzwinkle, whoas successfully published an eclectic mix of fantasy and experimental novels, childrenas books, science fiction, and film novelizations
Books and planned series written under house names, multiple-author novelizations
, spin-offs, shared universes, or series based on movies or TV shows, comics, and parodies are generally omitted.
I was such a huge fan I even bought one or two Doctor Who novelizations
But these pale in comparison with the scope of recent graphic novelizations
We then move on to test the assumptions made in these books by looking at four re-released novelizations
of episodes from what critics and fans tend to dub "Degrassi Classic," as well as two graphic novels adapted from storylines found in Degrassi: The Next Generation.