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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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Breakfast of Champions

How do you make a film out of a book in which the omniscient third person narrator describes life in suburban america to you as if you're a space tourist who has thus far been ignorant of human customs, racism, modern technology and most bodily functions, then becomes self aware and inserts itself into the story and begins influencing events? Well, you start by casting Bruce Willis in the lead role. Maybe this is what killed Kurt Vonnegut.


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