A Wonderful Teacher Time-Saver, Perfect For CCSS
In many grade levels, the Common Core Standards call for comparing the novel text to a different version, especially a film version. That's great, but where can you get reliable information about the comparison to know if student responses are accurate or complete?
This Study Guide compares the book The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane to the movie The Red Badge of Courage (1951) starring Audie Murphy, Bill Mauldin, and John Dierkes. The black and white movie with Audie Murphy is still the most accurate. The movie takes a few liberties with characters and plot, but it’s basically the book on film.