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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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Feb 29, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast Bonus Stephen King Ep

11/22/63 with

Lou & Hans of The Stephen King Podcast

In this special bonus episode of "Book Vs Movie" one half of the Margos talks with Lou and Hans of "The Stephen King Podcast" about the new Hulu series "11-22-63" starring James Franco.

The first two episodes of "11-22-63" are dissected between the 2011 book and the new series with Lou and Hans who have special insight on what to expect from the series. 

In this episode discuss:

  • James Franco's performance
  • The casting choices for the series
  • Upcoming film & TV adaptions of Stephen King properties

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Feb 27, 2016

Book Vs. Movie Podcast

"Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep" vs "Blade Runner"

The Margos take on the Sci Fi classic "Blade Runner" directed by Ridley Scott based on the Phillip K. Dick novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep" because the nerds demanded it be done!

In this episode they discuss:

  • The backstory to Philip K. Dick's 1968 novel and how it defers greatly from the 1982 film.
  • What role "empathy" plays in Dick's work
  • The notoriously difficult film shoot and the use of badly wigged stunt doubles
  • The incredible special effects and art direction that changed the look of movies for a generation
  • The sheer awfulness of the 1983 version with narration
  • The three different versions available to view

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

Feb 7, 2016

Book vs Movie Podcast

"The Perks of Being a Wallflower"

 

In this episode of "Book Vs. Movie" the Margos take on Stephen Chbosky's teen angst classic "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" where in they discuss the following:

  • The differences between the 1999 novel and the 2012 film written and directed by author Stephen Chobsky 
  • The power of good casting and possibly "over casting" a part
  • The infuriating use of David Bowie's "Heroes"
  • Weirdos who actually miss high school
  • High School relationship woes
  • Why this novel is one of the most banned in HS libraries

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Margo P. @ShesNachoMama www.shesnachomamasblog.com

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