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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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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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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

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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Twitter @bookversusmovie www.bookversusmovie.com

Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

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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

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!)

 

Book Vs. Movie podcast https://www.facebook.com/bookversusmovie/

Twitter @bookversusmovie www.bookversusmovie.com

Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/brooklynfitchik/book-vs-movie-podcast/

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

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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Twitter @bookversusmovie www.bookversusmovie.com

Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/brooklynfitchik/book-vs-movie-podcast/

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

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

Book Vs. Movie podcast https://www.facebook.com/bookversusmovie/

Twitter @bookversusmovie www.bookversusmovie.com

Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/brooklynfitchik/book-vs-movie-podcast/

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

 

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

 

Book Vs. Movie podcast https://www.facebook.com/bookversusmovie/

Twitter @bookversusmovie www.bookversusmovie.com

Email us at bookversusmoviepodcast@gmail.com

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/brooklynfitchik/book-vs-movie-podcast/

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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