Do you Think this Book Should be made into a Movie?

Discuss the February 2017 Book of the Month, The Diary of an Immortal by David J Castello.
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Do you Think this Book Should be made into a Movie?

Post by ilovechickens777 » 07 Apr 2017, 13:52

I was just wondering if anyone thinks this book should be made into a movie. I think it would be cool if the movie had a historical setting. Just want to know other peoples' opinions.

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Post by AYISHA_ASH » 12 Jun 2017, 12:18

Sometimes when books are made into movies, it loses the essence of the book. If the director is able to do justice to the book, it would make a good movie.

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Post by kislany » 21 Jun 2017, 09:21

I think it would make a good movie, but it depends on the chosen direction and how closely they want to follow the book...

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Post by johnnjenga » 27 Jun 2017, 07:05

yes, for clear understanding to those who are not having time to go through the book itself

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Post by kipyegonpeter » 03 Jul 2017, 03:30

AYISHA_ASH wrote:Sometimes when books are made into movies, it loses the essence of the book. If the director is able to do justice to the book, it would make a good movie.
Yeah it would make it more accessible...it would be found in a theater as a movie and in a book shelve!

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Post by Maria joraimah » 03 Jul 2017, 04:13

Yeah, I think it's alright to make it into a movie. It would be great to see on the big screen that what we have read and imagined put into life.
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Post by ShelbyBeatty » 03 Jul 2017, 21:54

I personally think books are ruined when they are made into movies. They lose some of their best parts.

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Post by Jamjam11 » 03 Jul 2017, 21:57

I think it would be nice to visualize it but they should pick a good director and effects

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Post by ShelbyBeatty » 03 Jul 2017, 23:08

True but my issue is that even with a good director and effects a lot of the story is left out. Sometimes even the best parts.

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Post by Ssinghal » 07 Jul 2017, 06:45

I personally think a movie will not be able to convey and depict the feeling that the book is able to convey. Some of the best books have been made into movies that crop a lot of the good parts and ruin the story. For example, Twilight and Harry Potter series.
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Post by Naval Aulakh » 09 Jul 2017, 02:16

This book would make a great movie only if closely followed. Mostly, movies are unable to feature all the aspects of a book which decreases the essence of the book.
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Post by Nahashonmurray » 21 Jul 2017, 03:40

This is what i thought at first. But now am wondering why there is no movie on this

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Post by Kinnera » 05 Aug 2017, 20:19

I think that while converting a book into screenplay, realistically, there are certain things that will need to be omitted. They always just happen to be the good parts, so no, I feel like it will take away from the book if made into a movie.

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Post by Anjum » 03 Dec 2017, 08:01

I think that the movie would be great if the creators will put right amount of effort in making it.

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Post by nancyab » 26 Apr 2018, 03:55

I think this would be a difficult novel from which to make a movie. A lot of what transpires in the book would have to be deleted because of all of the action taking place and the twists and turns of the plot.

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