Robert Comsol wrote:
Yes, you said "inspired by" but I first wanted to deal with the myth that it's an adaptation, which it most definitely is not.
But seriously, how does "inspired by" qualify amidst the obvious facts? [...]
Oh come on, that's holding "inspired by" to an absurd standard. That's like saying that West Side Story
wasn't inspired by Romeo and Juliet
because Tony and Maria don't both commit suicide at the end. Very few people will take that position seriously.