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April Review Round Up

Didn’t get through so many, but I did  read a real mix of old and new this month. You can access the full reviews via this link: … 41 more words

Books

The Invasion

SUB-GENRES: Horror / Thriller
DIRECTED BY: Oliver Hirschbiegel
WRITTEN BY: David Kajganich (screenplay); Based on a novel by Jack Finney
RELEASE: 2007

PEW PEW: This is certainly the most consistently action-driven of the Body Snatchers adaptations.

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers

SUB-GENRES: Horror / Thriller
DIRECTED BY: Don Siegel
WRITTEN BY: Daniel Mainwaring (screenplay); Based on a novel by Jack Finney
RELEASE: 1956

PEW PEW: Not an action flick, but it’s also far from a bore.

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers by Jack Finney

 Jack Finney’s Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a science fiction classic, both as a novel and as a film.  The story has become a part of the cultural background of America.  259 more words

Book Review

Jack Finney on Acting 1

In this class I did a dialogue with my friends Jacob Miller and Jonathan Howard. We did the SNL skit that was a presidential debate between Vice President Al Gore and George W. 474 more words

Acting Class

The Invasion (2007)

Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel.  Written by David Kajganich (and still based on the Jack Finney novel).  Starring Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northam, Jeffrey Wright and Veronica Cartwright. 344 more words

Horror

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Directed by Don Siegel.  Written by Daniel Mainwaring, based on the novel by Jack Finney. Starring Kevin McCarthy and Carolyn Jones.

Plot: A doctor learns that his small town is being taken over by pod people… 371 more words

Horror