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 […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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Book: Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Published: 1954 Movie: Director: Peter Jackson Screenplay: Fran Walsh, etc. Starring: Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom, Bernard Hill, Ian McKellan, John Rhys-Davies Release: December 2002 The Two Towers is the second installation of J.R.R. Tokien’s Lord of the Rings saga. Director Peter Jackson took greater departures from this […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Book Author: J.R. Tolkien Published: 1954 Movie: Director: Peter Jackson Screenplay: Fran Walsh Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellan, Orlando Bloom Release: 2001Rating: PG-13 It was only a matter of time before someone made a film of The Fellowship of the Ring, J.R. Tolkien’s first book of the The Lord of the Rings trilogy. […]