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Liked the Movie Better

Description: For movies based on books, usually people like the book better, but this is a list of those books where they actually liked the movie better.

Members: 3 participating members (show all)

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1
20,603 members, 421 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (1)

Score: 4

2
18,978 members, 466 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: cej1027

Score: 4

Explanations:

cej1027 (1): Couldn't even get through the second book.

3
12,606 members, 386 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1)

Score: 4

4
4,958 members, 67 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: cej1027

Score: 4

Explanations:

cej1027 (2): I really liked both, but I just liked the movie a little more...maybe because I saw it first or maybe because the animals don't talk in the book. That's what I remember standing out the most.… (more)

5
4,341 members, 123 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (2)

Score: 3.36

Explanations:

bluepiano (2): 'Nosferatu' was much more striking than the book.

6
1,497 members, 54 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (3)

Score: 3.04

7
4,050 members, 84 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

bluepiano (4): Not altogether sure why, unless Henry James, but 'The Heiress' is for me more memorable than the book.

8
215 members, 102 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (5)

Score: 2.68

Explanations:

bluepiano (5): (Although if the book were Graham Rawle's edition, book v film would be a tie. If it were Rawle's version v a kosher film one (i.e. no Bert Lahr) the film would probably win again.)… (more)

9
21,608 members, 421 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (6)

Score: 2.56

Explanations:

bluepiano (6): I enjoyed both back in the day but if I had to choose now between sitting through the film or ploughing through the book I'd choose the first without hesitation.… (more)

10
22,763 members, 502 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Score: 0

11
1,274 members, 27 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: cej1027 (October 2014)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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