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Fahrenheit 451 Review

Starring: Michael B. Jordan (Guy Montag), and Michael Shannon (Captain Beatty)

Directed by: Ramin Bahrani

Adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s book Fahrenheit 451

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Movies

FIRST LINE FRIDAY

iT WAS A PLEASURE TO BURN.

It was a pleasure to burn.

~Fahrenheit 451 by: Ray Bradbury

First Line Friday

Fahrenheit 451 remake speaks of social influences changing from books to social media

I recently watched the remake of the Ray Bradbury classic “Fahrenheit 451” and, unlike some remakes, this one was spot on. It was updated to reflect the influence of social media and the control it has on society today. 479 more words

Fantasy In Media

Burn, Baby Burn: America and The Burning of Books and Ideas

I recently watched HBO’s remake of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 starring Michael Jordan and Michael Shannon. The film got me thinking about our political climate today and the suppression of ideas that do not coincide with the company line. 837 more words

Books

The Passions of Division

One of my very favorite classes in college was The Bible as Literature. The text: a copy of The King James Bible. The point of the class? 1,123 more words

Articles

Ignition in Fahrenheit 451

“Fahrenheit 451 – the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns…”

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

So begins the literary classic Fahrenheit 451…

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Fahrenheit 451 Book Review

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Here we are again :) After reading 1984, I got really interested in old dystopian books and decided to give Fahrenheit 451 ago. It is short so I expected to be an easy read, not exactly what I got! 461 more words

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