Jeannette Walls was warned her memoir, ‘The Glass Castle,’ might be Hollywoodized on film; what happened was just the opposite

“Don’t let Hollywood get its hands on your story,” a writer friend advised me. “It’s too complicated. They’ll Hollywoodize it.”

This was shortly after my memoir, “The Glass Castle,” was published in 2005, and at the time I was flattered that anyone would want to turn my story into a movie — “Hollywoodized”…