Posts tagged "flowers in the attic"

The Incest Vibes Continue In “Petals On The Wind,” Lifetime’s Sequel To “Flowers In The Attic”

Huzzah! A week from today, I'll be sleeping in thanks to the Memorial Day holiday and anticipating the premiere of "Petals On The Wind," Lifetime's followup to the hugely successful TV movie adaptation of V.C. Andrews' "Flowers In The Attic." Rose McIver replaces Kiernan Shipka as now-grown Cathy, and Wyatt Nash plays her manly brother Christopher, but…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 19, 2014

Lifetime Already Planning “Flowers In The Attic” Sequel

Lifetime's TV movie adaptation of V.C. Andrews' classic trashy read Flowers in the Attic has not even aired yet, but the network must be confident that incestuous romances are ratings gold, because they're already planning to produce a sequel. Petals on the Wind is the second book in Andrews' Dollanganger family series and follows the three remaining childre…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2014

[UPDATE] OMG, The “Flowers In The Attic” Trailer Is Here

[Update, 5:45p.m.: Damn, the trailer has been removed from the Internet!  Trust us, it was good.]  God bless Lifetime and their trashy, trashy movies. The trailer for the January 2014 remake of "Flowers In The Attic" is here and it'll give you the heebies-jeebies in only the way a V.C. Andrews erotica about incestuous teenagers

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 14, 2013

Flowers In The Attic Gets A Less Creepy Cover

I read the 1979 cult classic Flowers in the Attic when I was 13, but I would hesitate to call it young adult fiction. No, "supermarket trash" is more appropriate for V.C. Andrews' book -- I mean that in a good way -- as it tells the story of four siblings locked inside their grandparents' attic, being…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 29, 2013