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Choke and Cinema's Most Adventurous Book Adaptations
David Moats , November 24th, 2008 03:26

Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk's work is notoriously difficult to translate into film. Dave Moats reviews the latest adaptation Choke and collects the 10 most adventurous book to film adaptations.

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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

The real feat was adapting your memoirs using one eyelid. Making the film was a piece of cake. Julian Schnabel just had to learn French. He did create a very compelling film which jumps from the stark reality of 'locked in syndrome' to sweeping fantastical images which he is always best at.


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