“A nice departure from the infected norm.” Based on the novel by Mike Carey (which was a pretty good read, by the way), The Girl With All the Gifts is an adaptation that ends up being better than most. That probably has to do with the fact that the screenplay was written by the book’s author, which allowed for a certain level of care in the translation. For those who have read the book, there are changes from book to screen, as there usually are, most notably certain deaths, and the omission of the “junkers” from the story. The ending “holy shit” ending stays faithful though. Overall, fans of the book should be pleased with this adaptation. The world has fallen victim to a nasty fungal… Read entire story.
Source: The Horror Club