How is it???

Discuss the novel by Sol Yurick upon which the movie is based.

How is it???

Postby $now4Ever » Sat Jul 29, 2006 6:07 am

I was wondering how the book was im gonna take you guys inputs before i buy it.
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Re: How is it???

Postby MiddleMan07 » Sat Jul 29, 2006 6:25 am

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Re: How is it???

Postby Orphen » Mon Jul 31, 2006 5:19 pm

It's cool how different it is.
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Re: How is it???

Postby SNOW 1 » Tue Aug 01, 2006 7:26 am

is it better than the movie im interested in buying to, how different is it really different or just a little bit of detail changed
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Re: How is it???

Postby Reggie Stylez » Sat Aug 02, 2008 10:09 pm

It's a WHOLE lot different, read the book review, it's on one of the threads somewere on here.
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Re: How is it???

Postby The Swan » Wed Aug 20, 2008 11:18 am

Yeah, The Movie Is the Movie... and The Book Is The Book...
... but, after two years, I just think they read It!!! If you know what I mean...
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Re: How is it???

Postby patrickfury » Fri Sep 12, 2008 9:51 pm

About halfway thru,liked the movie better,the characters in the book aren't as personable as the Warriors.
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Re: How is it???

Postby patrickfury » Sun Sep 14, 2008 7:46 pm

Just finished the book ,i woulg give it a 5 or 6 outta 10.To me,very different from the movie and no where near as good.
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Re: How is it???

Postby swarrior » Tue Nov 11, 2008 4:20 pm

The book reads as if the whole story could've been nonficton.
I liked it.
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Re: How is it???

Postby flashman » Tue Nov 11, 2008 9:35 pm

I just didn't like it...I think Walter Hill is a much better story teller, but you should take a look for your self. There are some people on here that like the book, but mostly everyone says that it is a lot different than the movie.
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Re: How is it???

Postby Riff » Fri Feb 06, 2009 1:43 pm

I bought the book a couple of years ago and only got to the second chapter, really struggled with it.

Reading another thread here, it seems the book gets alot better after a few chapters, I'm gonn agive it another go when I get a chance.
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Re: How is it???

Postby 4nik8 » Tue Mar 02, 2010 2:43 pm

wlsale wrote:Maybe it is your favorite book . You may have seen the book before ,however ,you want to have a more careful reading . And so you get it .
good advice. You are talking about a book on how to speak like a normal human, yes?
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Re: How is it???

Postby Scurvy Dog » Tue Mar 02, 2010 3:22 pm

4nik8 wrote:
wlsale wrote:Maybe it is your favorite book . You may have seen the book before ,however ,you want to have a more careful reading . And so you get it .
good advice. You are talking about a book on how to speak like a normal human, yes?


Maybe the post was translated from several different languages before into English.
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Re: How is it???

Postby 4nik8 » Tue Mar 02, 2010 4:27 pm

He be a spammer hawking his wares, lest it be thought i was unkind to the non-English-speaking types
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Re: How is it???

Postby Scurvy Dog » Tue Mar 02, 2010 5:10 pm

4nik8 wrote:He be a spammer hawking his wares, lest it be thought i was unkind to the non-English-speaking types


Good catch. I deleted all of his posts (which were devoid of any real content). I'll keep watch for future garbage posts.

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