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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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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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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

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!

 

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

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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Donate to our show at Patreon.com/bookversusmovie

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

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