yord's 30 Day Movie Meme List (30 movies items)
"Favorite movie based on a book/comic/etc.
Let me get this out of the way first: I loathe the statement that "the book was better!" or "the movie was better!" They are two seperate mediums doing two very different things, and they are meant for two very different audiences. You can compare them at a basic level, but anything further would diminish either version. So, on that note, I absolutely loved Kubrick's take on King's novel. The ambiguity of Jack's mental problems and the haunting of the"