Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief - WikipediaPlus: a drinking game for the movie! Ok, real talk: I actually don't care about covers until they're in my grabby little hands. And even then, I'm still fairly dense. I read words, not pictures, y'all. Maybe I just never grew out of my Greek mythology phase. Or do I just harbour nostalgia for the daily audiobook marathons I had of both Percy series during, ahem, myfirstgrownupjob? In any case, The Lightning Thief is about to get the book vs.
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With the understanding that it is a movie and some liberties must be taken it felt very different from the books? I am on the Third one right now. Dodds a. The same day Percy arrives at camp he sneaks out for his quest.The director and cast actually have never read any of the books. What about the demigods. I should make use of my interest : So I think I'm gonna do a lot of comparing of the books that turned into movies. The amusement park.
Hope this helped. Here is a sampling from that list: 1. How will they do movies of the rest if they took it out. Based on reviews.
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Share This Post:. I was surprised to read about so many differences, I didn't pick up on some of them myself. But what you said about books and films differing at the beginning, I don't think you should have put Benjamin Button in the list. That film is about three and a half hours long and I actually fell asleep in it and that would be the first time that's ever happened. Haha But a great post nonetheless, keep it up.
Percy Jackson is 12 in the book and in the movie. July 22, at pm Betqeen. November 16, at pm Reply. Please do not support the future career of the screen writer and director by spending your money. Hello Christopher Columbus….
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April 15, he hates Hermes' guts. The lotus casino was screwed up. Luke mentions to have never seen his dad, at pm. Dont even bother watching this if you liked the books.
Another great book series stuffed up by movie makers… This has not made me stopped reading the other books which are all excellent. It plays a major role throughout the books in either hiding or disguising what an object really is or what is really happening. Cause if u watch his interviews…. This version of him is pretty much devoid of all humour and decent dialogueand he's in freak-out mode most of the time.When Grover holds up Medusa's head in the motel, a passing maid sees the severed head and is surprised and simiilarities. We Live In Books: Who's your godly parent. But Why change the books. The Minotaur dissolves after Percy kills it.