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Book Vs Movie Podcast

Book Vs. Movie is the podcast that asks the questions "Which was better...the book or the movie?" Spoiler Alert! We give away the main details, uncover the plot points, discuss casting choices and shower with praise (or pummel with snark) as we see fit. Hosts are Margo P. (She's Nacho Mama's Blog) and Margo D. (Creator of Brooklyn Fit Chick.com) and we are not afraid to tell it like it is!
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Dec 4, 2016

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast

"Harry Potter & The Order of the Phoenix"

The 2003 novel Vs. the 2007 film

 

Watch all you muggles and half bloods because the Margos take on J.K. Rowling's 5th novel in the original Harry Potter series. In this lively episode we discuss:

  • The main differences between the novel and the film
  • J.K. Rowling's background from impoverished single mother to selling over 400 million books to date
  • The amazing actors that populate the Harry Potter world. 
  • The dickiishness of Harry's dad
  • How we tried very hard to learn all of the Potter trivia but most likely failed!

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Nov 20, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast Bonus Ep with David Hart of Pop Culture Case Study

"Psychology in the Movies"

In this bonus ep Margo D. talks with guest David Hart about four psychological illnesses and traits and pick one films each that best represents them. The catagories are:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Narcisism
  • Sociopath

If you need help with any of these disorders please visit Psychology Today "Find a Therapist" or Talk Space.

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Nov 12, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast "Fight Club"

The Chuck Palahniuk Novel Vs. the David Fincher

The Margos get all aggro in this episode of Book Vs. Movie podcast after two years of fans begging us. The hitch? We recorded this 4 days after the 2016 Presidential Election--fun!

In this episode we discuss:

  • The author's interesting background and the road he traveled to create Fight Club
  • The differences between the 1996 novel and the 1999 classic film starring Brad Pitt and Edward Norton.
  • The classic line "I haven't been ****-ed like this since grade school" and how it came to be.
  • Brad Pitt's abs
  • The time Rosie O'Donnell spoiled the plot on her talk show the week the film was released
  • The wonderful performance of Meat Loaf and his fat suit
  • The art direction of the film and how it reminds us of "Blade Runner"
  • The make-up of Helena Bonham Carter 
  • Margo D's theory about the Narrator's REAL issue (and it's a doozy)

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Nov 4, 2016

Book Vs Movie Podcast Bonus Ep

Stephen King's "Christine"

Margo D. and returning guest Finnius of the Tattooed Bananas Podcast talk about the Stephen King classic "Christine" which was published in 1983--the same year John Carpenter's film was released. In this ep we discuss:

  • The varying levels of acting ability with the leads. 
  • The BIG differences between book and movie 
  • The actor dubbed "Caveman John Travolta" by the awesome Now Playing Podcast
  • Behind the scenes trivia
  • Our verdict between book versus movie (Not really much of a contest here.)

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Oct 30, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane"

"But you ARE in the chair Blanche!

 

In this epsiode of "Book Vs. Movie" the Margos take on the 1960s classic novel and film "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane." SO much juicy tidbits, gossip and trivia here including:

  • The hard task of getting the studios to invest in a movie with actresses considered out of their prime.
  • Did Joan Crawford and Bette Davis get along on the set? 
  • Bette's daughter B.D. and her life after getting married at the age of 16!
  • Throwing shade old-school Hollywood style. 
  • The ongoing fued between the two stars
  • The awesomeness of Vitor Buono and Anna Lee
  • The eerie book it is based on

Intro: "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane" original trailer

Outro: Bette Davis sings "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane" & Kim Carnes "Bette Davis Eyes"

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Oct 21, 2016

 

Book Vs Movie Podcast Bonus Ep. "Favorite Horror Films" 

Margo D. & Patrick B. of the F This Movie Podcast  

In today's bonus ep Margo D and special guest, Patrick B. of the F This Movie podcast talk about their favorite horror films in the following categories:

  • All Time Classic Horror Film
  • Favorite Recent (Past 10 Years) Horror Films
  • Top Comedy/Horror Film
  • Best "Cheesy" Horror Film

Do you agree with our picks? If not reach out to us below and tell us YOUR favorite films. 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Oct 15, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast "Mommie Dearest"

The notorious bio from Christina Crawford vs. The Classic Performance by Faye Dunaway

 The Margos throw away all of the wire hangers and cans of Bon Ami and talk about the scandalous bio from the oldest daughter of a Hollywood legends as well as the film that turned out to be so awful it became a camp classic. In this episode we discuss:

  • Joan Crawford's humble beginnings 
  • How Mommie Dearest ignited a storm of press when it was published
  • How the serious film turned into an unintentional comedy
  • The acting styles of Joan Crawford versus Faye Dunaway
  • Gossip from the set
  • Decide which we like better--the book or the movie. (The answer ,ay surprise you!)

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Oct 9, 2016

Book Vs Movie Podcast Bonus Ep

Stephen King's Pet Semetary

Margo D. is joined by Finnius of the Tattooed Bananas podcast for this special bonus ep to discuss the classic King novel Pet Semetary and the film that adapted the material. In it we talk about:

  • Differences between the novel and film
  • The real scares vs. cheesy effects
  • Plans for a remake!

Follow Finnius on Twitter @TatooedBananasPod

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Oct 6, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast Bonus Ep

Stephen King's Children of the Corn

In this special bonus ep Margo D. and Michael of the Following Films Podcasts talk about Stephen King's short story Children of the Corn and how it differs from the first adaptation.

Included in this discussion: 

  • The differences between the 1977 short story and the 1984 camp classic film.
  • The loss of the bickering married couple who are replaced by rather dull lead characters. 
  • Linda Hamilton's "dance" sequence
  • The amazing performances by John Franklin (Isaac) and Courtney Gaines (Malachi)
  • The useless special powers of little one Sarah
  • How on earth 8 other films were made after this one. 

Follow Michael on Twitter @WarMachineHorse

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

 

Oct 2, 2016

Book Vs Movie Podcast "Casino"

The 1995 Book & Film Written by Nichols Pileggi

The Margos set their sights on 1970s Las Vegas and talk about the book "Casino" which led to the infamous 1995 movie. IN this episode we discuss:

  • The name changes between book and movie (and why they were made)
  • The incredible wardrobe featured in the film
  • The differences between Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal and Sam "Ace" Rothstein
  • The mafia in the 1970s
  • The awesomeness of Martin Scorsese's mother
  • Our favorite songs on the soundtrack

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Sep 23, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Bonus Ep

"Favorite Movie Adaptations"

Special Guest: Michael of "War Machine vs War Horse" Podcast

Margo D. & Michael each pick their three favorite book to movie adaptations (and then one bonus choice each) in this special episode. Which did we pick? Listen in to find out!

Follow Michael's show here http://warmachinehorse.libsyn.com/ 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Sep 18, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast "Charlie & the Chocolate Family"

The beloved classic Dahl novel against two Hollywood creations. Which is better?

The Margos went deep into Raold Dahl territory with this exploration about how Willy Wonka came to being and the two Hollywood interpretations of this unique tale. 

In this ep we discuss:

  • The complicated life of the author and the tragedies he experienced throughout his life. 
  • The main differences between the book and the adapted films
  • The different interpretations that Gene Wilder & Johnny Depp gave to the role of Willy Wonka
  • Which we liked better--book or movie? 

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Sep 9, 2016

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast (Bonus Ep)

Stephen King's "The Running Man"

 

In this bonus ep of "Book Vs. Movie" Margo D. welcomes guest host Roy of the Moving the Needle Podcast talk about the 1987 classic film "The Running man" based on a Stephen King/Richard Bachman short story. 

Follow Roy on Twitter @mtnpod @roymac75

All kinds of trivia and behind the scenes gossip here. Let us know what you think of it!

 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Sep 4, 2016

Book Vs Movie Podcast

"Mary Poppins

P.L. Travers vs Walt Disney (with a touch of "Saving Mr. Banks" and "The Boys: The Sherman Brothers")

Our newest episode is "perfectly perfect in every way" (well, we come pretty damn close!) Here we discuss the classic 1934 children's novel versus the 1964 Walt Disney multiple Oscar winning film. Topics we cover:

  • The interesting (and complicated) life of P.L. Travers/Helen Lyndon Goff/"Ginty"
  • The Sherman brothers who wrote all of the music and lyrics
  • Walt Disney's vision of the film versus the author's intentions for the character. 
  • The plethora of differences between the novel and film.
  • Differences between the relationship of Mary and Bert between the book and movie. 

Clips used in this episode:

"supercalifragilisticexpialidociousl" Julie Andrews & Dick Van Dyke

"Feed the Birds" Julie Andrews

P.L. Travers and Disney staff discuss the script (the last clip from "Saving Mr. Banks")

 

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Aug 21, 2016

Book Vs Movie Podcast

Heart of Darkness/Apocalypse Now/Hearts of Darkness

Joseph Conrad Vs. Francis Ford Coppola & Eleanor Coppola

It’s the launch of our third season so why not take on one of the most celebrated and examined movie adaptations of all time? In this ep the Margos discuss:

  • The 1899 novella from Joseph Conrad and his real life adventures at sea which inspired the story.
  • Whether or not Heart of Darkness is racist.
  • The many dramas and traumas of Francis Ford Coppola classic film including actors run amuck, lousy weather and strange politics in the Philippines and more.
  • The documentary featuring surreptitious film coverage by Eleanor Coppola and the toll the film took on her husband. 

Clips used in this episode:

Susi QCredence Clearwater Revival

Robert Duvall

Francis Ford Coppola

The EndThe Doors

Thanks to our friends who sent congratulations!

Randy of the Electronic Media Collective, Annaleis of Dark Angels and Pretty Freaks, Jake of Jake & Tom Conquer the World, Patrick of F This Movie, Dana of How is This Movie?, Juliette & David of The Unwriteable Rant, Scott & Colin of It's Your Pic, Stephanie of Gotham Lights, Jessi Lauren, Nick of The Dependent Independent Nick, Paul of The Countdown Pod, Bill & Finnius of Tattooed Bananas podcast,   Kenny & Shane of Now That I'm Older, Peter of Hydrate Level Four podcast, Jackson Murphy of Lights Camera Jackson and Dave, Ben & John of Superhero Speak.

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Aug 12, 2016

 

Book vs. Movie Podcast

Misery

The 1987 Novel by Stephen King vs. The 1990 Rob Reiner Film

 

In this bonus ep. Margo D. talks to Tom of Jake & Tom Conquer the World Podcast about all things Misery.  Among the topics covered:

  • The circumstances in King's life that inspired the novel
  • The gruesome violence that did NOT make it into the film
  • Kathy Bates' incredible performance
  • Our favorite Stephen King properties

Follow Jake & Tom @thedrunkendork on Twitter and "Drunken Dork News" on Facebook. 

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Aug 6, 2016

 

 

Book Vs Movie Podcast 2nd Anniversary Episode!

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

 

The Margos decided to do over their very first episode and update it with the latest news and info--John Berendt's Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

In this ep they discuss:

  • Director Clint Eastwood's approach to the material plus his latest dust-up in the news. 
  • The general "truthiness" of the original material
  • The acting abilities of the real life players in the film
  • The "straightening" of the overall film

Bonus materials we mentioned:

Jim Williams' sister on C-Span

"Hiding My Candy" by Lady Chablis

"After Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" by Marilyn J. Bardsley

"The Vamp of Savannah" by Nancy Hillis

Intro song "Ac-Cent-Tchu Ate the Positive sung by Clint Eastwood

Outro song "That Old Black Magic" by Kevin Spacey

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jul 28, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Bonus Ep

"Summer 16 So Far"

Special Guest: Teen Movie Reviewer Jackson Murphy

 

In this episode Margo D. faced her fear of talking to millennials with a delightful discussion about the state of summer movies with 18-year old movie reviewer Jackson Murphy.

This splendid young man is appearing on movie podcasts for the charity "make a Wish Foundation" so give us a listen and then donate to his very worthy cause.

Jackson Murphy's website: lights-camera-jackson.com.

Twitter @LCJReviews. The link to his Make-a-Wish CrowdRise page:https://www.crowdrise.com/lcj-pod-athon-2016-for-make-a-wish/fundraiser/jacksonmurphy?clearbitly=1

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jul 22, 2016

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast: Fletch 

Wait. It was a book first? Yes! Once again the Margos take on a book to movie adaptation that contains some important differences. 

In this ep they discuss:

  • The main differemces between the Gregory Mcdonald (yes, that is how he spelled his last name) novel and the Michael Ritchie film
  • The book Fletch's many women problems
  • The healthy version of the character in the film
  • What the movies keeps and discards from the novel
  • The chances of another Hollywood remake
  • The awesome 80s soundtrack

So which did the Margos like better? Listen here to find out!

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jul 15, 2016

 

Book Vs. Movie Bonus Ep: Stephen King's "Maximum Overdrive"

In this episode Margo D. talks with Dana Buckler of the podcast "How Is This Movie" (http://hitmpodcast.podomatic.com/) to discuss the Stephen King cult classic "Maximum Overdrive"--the only film directed by Stephen King. 

Here we discuss:

  • The apparent drug/alcohol problems of Stephen King
  • How the DP was wounded by an errant lawn mower
  • The various acting choices
  • The Green Goblin truck
  • What would Stephen King would create after this should MO had been a success
  • Who Made Who?

 

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Jul 9, 2016

The Margos take on the Alex Garland 90s cult classic novel vs. the 2000 film directed by Danny Boyle and OY VEY we picked a winner here!

In this episode we discuss:

  • The sexed up changes we KNOW that Leonardo DiCaprio insisted they make to the film
  • The good & bad acting 
  • The total surreal and amazing scenes that somehow did not make it to the film
  • What you should say if you wind up in a Northern California weed plantation
  • Our lack of backpacking jones
  • The stunning lack of Robert Carlyle and the character Jed

Which did we like more? Find out here!

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Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie of your choosing!

 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jul 1, 2016

Stephen King Bonus Ep! 

Hosted by Margo D. and Annaleis of Dark Angels & Pretty Freaks podcast http://www.darkangelsandprettyfreaks.com/

In this special episode of Book Vs. Movie Margo D. introduces Annaleis to the 90s miniseries and fills her in on how ABC-TV decided to adapt the classic 1000+ page opus "The Stand" by Stephen King. 

We discuss:

The choice of actor for all of the major characters 

Best/worst performances (coughs "Molly Ringwald" coughs)

The dreadful 90s wardrobe

The music of Snuffy Walden

The cheesy special effects.

Plus the plot points that were dropped from the mini-series. 

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jun 24, 2016

Margo D. and Finnius of "Tattooed Bananas" podcast talk about Stephen King's "It." 

We talk about the good (Tim Curry/first half of the book,) the bad (all of the adult stuff in the TV movie except the acting) and the ugly (Richard Thomas' sleek 90s ponytail!)

Plus discussions about THAT spider, the amazing adult cast and the planned 2017 remake. 

Which did we like better? Check it out in this episode!

Finnius Throckmorton, co-host of "Tattooed Bananas" Link and follow them on Twitter @TattooedBananas 

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Jun 19, 2016

The Margos take on Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland" and how it was adapted into a film by cinematic genius Tim Burton. In this episode we discuss:

  • The backstory of Lewis Carroll and the "real" Alice
  • His relationship with Alice Lidell and her family
  • The many version of "Alice in Wonderland" that exist in film
  • Tim Burton's unique take on the material
  • Plus, we talk parallels to Michael Jackson and tales from Margo's home shopping experiences
  • Next week's epiosde book/movie topic 

Music: "White Rabbit" by the Jefferson Airplane

Documentary mentioned "The Secret Life of Lewis Carroll" BBC

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Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

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Leave us a voice mail: 206-279-0117

Donate to our show at Patreon.com/bookversusmovie

Every $25 donation—we will cover the book/movie of your choice! 

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Jun 8, 2016

Margo D. and Patrick B. of the F This Movie podcast (http://www.fthismovie.net/ talks about their favorite Stephen King movies and then continued on to favorite TV series and TV movies as well. In this ep they discuss:

  • The "Junespolitation" series at F This Movie 
  • The July 9th Podcastathon details for the Magnolia Tree Foundtation http://www.themagnoliatreefoundation.org/ (Breast cancer education and financial assistance. 
  • Our first movie boyfriends and girlfriends
  • The two "Coreys" best films
  • The number of versions of "Carrie" we each have seen

Follow Patrick on Twitter @fthismovie and @patrickbromley 

 

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Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

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Leave us a voice mail: 206-279-0117

Donate to our show at Patreon.com/bookversusmovie

Every $25 donation—we will cover your book/movie

 

Margo D. @BrooklynFitChik www.brooklynfitchick.com brooklynfitchick@gmail.com

Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

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