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 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. […]

Revolutionary Road

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Book: Author: Richard Yates ©1961, Vantage Books. Movie: Director: Sam Mendes Screenplay: Justin Haythe Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet Release: 01/23/2009 Rating: R If you’re going to see Revolutionary Road because you’re anxiously anticipating the conclusion of the love story between Leo and Kate that started in Titanic, well, you’d best stay home. Revolutionary Road […]

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button

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Book:
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
©1922, P.F. Collier & Sons Co.
Short Story

Movie:

Director: David Fincher
Screenplay: Eric Roth
Starring: Brad Pitt, Kate Blanchett
Release: 12/25/2008
Rating: PG-13

If someone had told you about an amazing autobiography he read about a man-child who was born old and died an infant, then the next day another person were to recount a wonderfully strange documentary film about an un-aging man named Benjamin Button, you would be hearing two starkly different tales. These men share a name, yes, but with different families, upbringings, home towns, personalities, adventures, romances, and growing up in different time periods, it’s hard to say that there is only one curious case of a Button.

Bram Stoker’s Dracula

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  Book: Bram Stoker ©1897 Movie: Directed by: Francis Ford CoppolaStarring: Anthony Hopkins, Gary Oldham, Winona Ryder, Keeanu Reeves Rated: R Released: 1992 We all know Dracula. From Blacula to Doctor Dracula, the iconic antagonist has taken on many forms on the big screen in a frightening amount of spinoffs and adaptations. While these cinematic […]