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Would you prefer a book to a movie

Post by Eniefiok » 17 Oct 2017, 01:15

If you are given a book to read about a story and the movie to watch, will you rather read the book or watch the movie.

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Post by AliceofX » 17 Oct 2017, 05:22

The only reason I would prefer a movie over a book is if the book is really bad. For me, it's easier to sit through a bad movie than read a bad book. But usually I'll go with the book.

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Post by Abdulrahman Aishan » 30 Oct 2017, 01:35

Most of the time I prefer the book
But some the the movie is better then the book

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Most of the time I prefer the book
But some the the movie is better then the book

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Post by Dabuul » 30 Oct 2017, 05:01

No. After reading a book, I try to watch if there's d movie to make it go all down well. Or after watching a movie, I try to as much to read d book and get it all down.

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No. After reading a book, I try to watch if there's d movie to make it go all down well. Or after watching a movie, I try to as much to read d book and get it all down.

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Post by Barbiedole » 30 Oct 2017, 09:35

That'll be a movie, definitely.
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Post by Eman Ali » 30 Oct 2017, 12:09

Lots of times, i prefere books more than movies.

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Post by Pknjo » 01 Nov 2017, 13:27

Yes, sometimes I would.

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Post by K_Robinson » 06 Nov 2017, 14:19

If i have time i like to read the book first
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Post by aspiringvoice27 » 06 Nov 2017, 15:00

I prefer book rather than movie cause even small details of the story is written,,but in the movie..only the importamt part...cause need to maximize for the time frame

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Post by DustinPBrown » 07 Nov 2017, 08:05

Depends, they're completely different mediums. Hunger Games I thought did a great job of adapting the books to the movies, Harry Potter less so, and Game of Thrones I think works much better as a show than as a book (don't kill me!).

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Post by Eniefiok » 08 Nov 2017, 18:17

Well they are some story that would work better as a movie than a book, it all depends on what kind of story it is.

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Post by personwholovesbooks » 09 Nov 2017, 09:01

I prefer books over movies.

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Post by sem4e2017 » 10 Nov 2017, 04:58

Maybe first I will read the book and then I will watch the movie :)

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Post by Armattcia666 » 10 Nov 2017, 05:12

I really enjoy reading the book and then comparing it to the movie interpretation. Or vice versa. A really surprising example of this was a movie 'The 13th Warrior'. I love the film and found it was based on the Book 'Eaters of the Dead' by Michael Crichton. Now the film is a storming adventure movie but the book is written from the perspective of historical fact morphed into creative non fiction and then Fiction with a retelling of what is the classic story of 'Beowulf'. Comparing both formats is fascinating AND all the telling's are in there own way faithful to each other.
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Post by Nomzamo Nawodya » 10 Nov 2017, 06:04

I prefer both but more a movie because I get to see the characters and their expressions
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