Books vs. Movies The constant battle between watching a movie and reading a book has lead to many disagreements. Many valid arguments can be made in favor of each as well as each having it’s own disadvantages, yet the question still remains unanswered. Books and movies have many similarities and differences when it comes to experience, development, and imagery. To begin, there are a variety of reasons that make movies not as good as books. The experience, the depth, and the imagery are the three main aspects one needs in order to understand why movies are not as good as books.
In most occasions, a film covers little about the content of the written medium, as well as focus on fewer events than those in its written version. For instance, the actions of some characters in To Kill a Mockingbird novel are combined or modified to suit screenplay. In the movie, the role and presence of Aunt Alexandra wasn’t included in the film as it’s in the novel, and thus the part in which Scout acts like a lady is missing. The roles played by Miss Maudie and Miss Rachel, Finches’ neighbors, are combined into one character, Stephanie Crawford, in the screen play for the
The book ,”The Outsider”, has some differences from the novel and the film. For example, when Randy(a soc) was talking to Ponyboy Curtis in the novel, Randy said that he was going to load up his mustang and head south; in the film Randy didn’t say this. These differences are not hard to tell sometimes, or they are obvious. Dallas Winston robbing a store, Sodapop Curtis less developed, the car accident, and Dallis chasing kids. Here are some differences in the novel and movie.
But sometimes they could be totally different in what happens in those scenes. Throughout the novel and film color and dialogue had showed up. Colors, and dialogue are both a big part of the novel / film, but they are also different.The film version and the novel "The Giver" were similar in dialogue because in both they really affect how the people in the community react to situations that happen, and they were different in colors because this had affected how the people saw their community . In the novel and film "The Giver" the element of Color had showed up, but this element is similar and different in many ways. In the novel "The Giver" by lowis lowry in chapter 12 it states, "The next time had been the faces of the audience at the auditorium, just two days
The book The Giver, a dystopian novel by Lois Lowry, and its movie adaptation have many similarities and differences. There are many aspects of Lowry’s story that remain the same in both versions of it. Generally, the characters, setting, plot, and events stay true to the book. However, in the movie interpretation there are some things that are changed and made different from the original book. Many things are changed in the film, and these separate the movie from the book quite a bit.
As a result, the entire ending has been changed, for the movie. The differences in what characters are in and not in the movie and book, and the parts of the book, that the movie omits, simplifies, or replaces lead to different in the characterization of the characters. The duke and the king are more openly evil in the movie. They threaten to turn Jim in if Huckleberry does not keep silent. Huckleberry and Jim seem more fearful and less caring in the movie because Huckleberry never sends a ferry
The Outsiders: Compare and Contrast In the novel “The Outsiders,” by S.E Hinton and the movie by Francis Ford Coppola have numerous similarities and differences. Our thoughts on these particular aspects are very diverse as the universe is. Many things have been either left out or diminished from the movie, which makes it less interesting as the suspense lessens as you have finished reading the book. Although this might be the case, there were also many similarities between the two sources. The movie also missed critical events and that the author has included in her book, including Sandy, Ponyboy’s talk with Cherry Valance about sunsets, the streetlight in which Dally died, the hearing of Ponyboy’s fate at court, and Sodapop’s horse Mickey Mouse.
Like all relations from books to movies, they have similarities and differences. Although there are similarities between the book and the movie, there are also modifications and changes to events from the book. For example, in the movie a scene is added wear the Nazis soldiers watch commercial
Freak the Mighty Compare and Contrast Freak the Mighty is a unique story. Both the movie and the book are very enjoyable. It is easy to find the similarities and differences between the two. The similarities between the movie and the book are interesting. Freak the Mighty the book and The Mighty the movie have many similarities.