Bridge to Terabithia
The news is good for Bridge to Terabithia fans. The beloved children's book ... Two wonderful young actors inhabit the story's main characters: Josh Hutcherson plays the shy, sensitive Jess, who is just entering fifth grade when he meets a new kid named ...
Five first-rate books-to-movies for kids
The book is set in the 70s; the movie seems to be a little later. Actress Zooey Deschanel plays the teacher who befriends and encourages Jess in his artistic leanings. She is the perfect choice for this part.
Bridge To Terabithia: Troubling The Waters
This week, writer / reviewer / blogger Lizzie Skurnick reads Katherine Paterson's 1977 book 'Bridge to Terabithia', the story of Jess Aarons ... over poorly with his trucker dad ("'What are they teaching in that damn school? Bunch of old ladies turning ...
Building a ‘Bridge to Terabithia’
Above: Leslie, left, and Jess fight a dragon and goblins during a ‘Bridge to Terabithia.' The play is based on the Newberry Award-winning novel of the same name.
"Bridge to Terabithia"
Bridge to Terabithia ... just right as Jess’ younger sister, cute without being over the top. The adults are very good, particularly Robert Patrick as Jess’ stern father and Zooey Deschanel as Jess and Leslie’s free-spirited music teacher.