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Books before Films 2017

The first movie I watched in 2017 is Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo. This time around, I noticed that it was based on a book (1954 French crime novel by Boileau & Narcejac). 793 more words

Entertainment

Saturday Book Trailer Round-up

Another Saturday morning full of trailers (or bookish videos)!

On the Subject of Adaptations: Part 3 - Goldilocks

Peter Jackson’s film adaptations of The Lord of the Rings have been lauded as cinematic achievements. The task of putting a series to film that was long considered unable to be adapted  was daunting and if the first film failed, there was no hope for the following two. 980 more words

Writing

Movie Trailer Monday: Beauty and the Beast and Before I Fall

OK, everyone, bear with me a little while longer as I participate in NanNoWriMo. I hit 8,074 words yesterday. I’m aiming for 10K by the end of the month instead of the full 50K, then I’ll get some reviews and Fandom Quotes out. 140 more words

Books To Movies

Westworld Season One: Trompe L'oeil

Trompe l’oeil: a painting or design intended to create the illusion of a three-dimensional object. A French word meaning “deceive the eye”.

“Doesn’t look like anything to me.” – Westworld’s Hosts… 1,712 more words

Recaps Reviews

Wednesday It List

Another list to get you through your Wednesday! 42 more words