In the eternal and epic battle between ‘high art and ‘low art,’ the general consensus is that the book beats the movie — even when the movie makes the book. But as much as one could write on the overall superior quality that a novel has to its corresponding film, it’s a given that a movie studio’s decision to adapt a book can generate huge interest in the source material, and even possibly the creator.
Tagged: Game of Thrones
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George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones was a phenomenal success earlier this year on HBO. The network is now gearing up to return us to the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, and they’ve got something for us while we wait.