Jurassic Park

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  Is the Jurassic Park movie a colossal departure from the book? Ehh, kinda…   In some ways, Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park movie in 1993 was my Star Wars. I was eleven years old with a wild imagination, and I remember sitting in the theater in a state of complete wonderment. The spectacle blew me away. The […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Book Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Published: 1954 Movie Director: Peter Jackson | Released: 2003 Screen Play: Fran Walsh Starring: Vigo Mortensen, Ian McKellan, Elijah Wood, John Rhys-Davies, Orlando Bloom, Andy Serkis The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Kings is the final chapter of J.R.R. Tolkien’s LOR series. Like its predecessors, the movie has […]

Angels & Demons

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Book | Author: Dan Brown | Published: 2000 Movie: Director: Ron Howard | Released: March 2009 Starring: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer, Skellan Starsgard Yin and Yang. Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie. Books and movies. Angels and demons. All of these duos are opposing forces, yet they intermingle in an unending cosmic balance of […]

The Da Vinci Code

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Book: Author: Dan Brown | Published: 2003 Movie: Director: Ron Howard | Released: 2006 Starring: Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautao, Ian McKellen, Jean Reno, Paul Bettany The Da Vinci Code is as controversial a novel as it is brilliant. Love it or hate it, this story’s depth and insight into the past–and using the past as […]