Film Series—From Books to Films: Room (2015) Directed by Lenny Abrahamson –

Held captive for seven years in a tiny shed converted into a living space, single mother Joy (Brie Larson) and her five-year-old son, Jack (Jacob Tremblay), who was born in captivity, break away from their captor after a daring escape. Mother and son are thrown back into society after years of isolation and struggle to adjust to life outside of the room. Based on the 2010 novel by Emma Donoghue, this film continues our series of films based on books.