A still from Peter Brook’s 1963 film version of Lord of the Flies – filmed with boys, as in William Golding’s book.

All-female Lord of the Flies misses the point, critics say

If you want to tell a story about toxic femininity, using Lord of the Flies to do it is stupid, one critic says of Warner Bros. reported plan for gender-flipping new adaptation of William Golding’s dystopian novel

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A still from Peter Brook’s 1963 film version of Lord of the Flies – filmed with boys, as in William Golding’s book.
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