Jeremy Fink Movie Trailer

August 16th, 2011 by

I know it’s a cliché to say, “You learn something new every day,” but I really did learn something new today! I found out that there’s a movie adapation of Wendy Mass’ book Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life that’s supposed to come out sometime in 2011!

And there are only a few months left in 2011, so it should be hitting theaters any day now, right? Right?!

Unfortunately, I can’t find any info on a precise release date, but that’s okay — it gives everyone more time to read the book before seeing the movie!

(Btw, if you’re not familiar with the book, it’s about a mysterious wooden box that Jeremy receives in the mail with the words, “The Meaning of Life — for Jeremy Fink to open on his 13th birthday.” The only problem? Four locks and no keys! So Jeremy and his best friend, Lizzy, set out on a quest to find the keys and discover the meaning of life.)

Here’s the movie trailer:

And for some behind-the-scenes fun, check out Wendy Mass’ blog post about her day on the movie set!

So… what do you think? Leave a comment with your opinion on the trailer. How do you think the movie will compare to the book?

— Karen

Karen has no idea what the meaning of life is. When you find out, please let her know.

More about Karen »

4 Responses

  • John writes:
    August 16th, 2011 at 11:57 am

    I couldn’t find a release date either. I hope it is soon. I always tell kids about Jeremy’s HOJ (Hour of Jeremy).

  • Duke writes:
    August 19th, 2011 at 2:13 pm

    The Jeremy Fink movie premieres on 9/15/11.

    • Karen from Kidsmomo writes:
      August 19th, 2011 at 3:26 pm

      Wow, that’s soon! I wonder if it’s a very limited release and that’s why I haven’t been able to find the info. Maybe it’s different release dates for different places? I hope it’s playing in NY, where Nancy and I live!

  • seena writes:
    January 30th, 2012 at 7:44 pm

    i read the book and i really like it its just that lizzy does not even have red hair in the movie. and i cant find the movie anywhere but i hope to see it because i love the book

Leave a Reply

Comments will not appear until the moderator has approved them. We will not approve comments that include personal info (such as your full name, your address, or your contact information), and we do not allow comments that are mean-spirited or insulting to others who visit Kidsmomo. Comments may be edited for appropriateness and personal information.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.