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When the Book is Better than the Movie (Feat. Lindsay Ellis) | It's Lit!



It's an age-old debate: The Book vs. The Movie

Since the dawn of cinema, film has been sort of the little brother of the more heady, intellectual medium of novels. And many film adaptations of literature leave viewers and critics saying… “The book was better.” But why do adaptations of beloved stories tend not to live up to the source material?

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