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10 Excellent Books That Made Terrible Movies


Society & Culture  (tags: Movies, Books, Adaptions, Films, Resources )

Nancy
- 1438 days ago - onlinecertificateprograms.org
The terrible adaptations below are the worst of the worst: bad movies based on great source material.



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Craig Zimmerman (86)
Thursday October 14, 2010, 7:31 am
I thought the tv miniseries based on Stephen King's novel "The Stand" was actually pretty good. The Will Smith film version of Richard Matheson's novel "I Am Legend" missed the point of the book. The novel was about the loneliness and alienation of a man who no longer fit in with a new society. The film version was just another zombie movie.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Thursday October 14, 2010, 2:39 pm
Demi, Demi, Demi, please apologize.
 

Marian D. (57)
Thursday October 14, 2010, 4:55 pm
thanks nancy
 

Mm M. (457)
Thursday October 14, 2010, 5:24 pm
Thank you Nancy, did not watch the videos -- but did see the movies and I have to agree when they try to make special books into movies or "Mini Series" they miss so much..

So remember Sidney Sheldon's books that were made into mini series and I kinda wish I would of just remembered the BOOK.....
 

Natasha Gordon (68)
Thursday October 14, 2010, 5:50 pm
I agree, but I would add to the list Stephen Kings It, and Needful Things.
 
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