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Hold the door; books and their adaptations

Reading the source material before the adaptation versus afterwards. Which order do you guys tend to do this in? I would say I normally read first, but there have been occasions when I was introduced to the show/movie beforehand (i.e GoT, Harry Potter). 409 more words

A book and a movie: Still Alice

In the past four days, I’ve read the book Still Alice by Lisa Genova and then watched the movie version as well. Talk about intense! 667 more words

Book Reviews

The Right Stuff

Before watching the movie:

I suppose I shouldn’t be so surprised a movie known for one sequence (slow-motion astronauts) is over three hours long. After all,  619 more words

Drama

State of the Union: Summer 2016

We have an exciting crop of Summer shows to look forward to. Remember when there didn’t used to be anything but reruns during the Summer months? 1,321 more words

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Ghost in the Shell #whitewashing

Every week,  Hollywood does something to make me giddy, and then they counteract that, with something that makes me wanna smack a bish! I guess they don’t want me gettin complacent. 972 more words

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Book to film: The Martian

I have been meaning to make a post about this for months, but what with procrastination, forgetfulness, and lots of other things to do, I just haven’t gotten around to doing it.  858 more words

Books

Hunters (Syfy Network)

I did watch the first episode of Hunters and I was not impressed. Its not a bad show, and I will probably watch it next week but I hated the drama and emotionalism because it wasn’t well acted. 139 more words

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