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The Book of Na'Lon

or rather, Inane Ramblings of an Expatriot

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of CGI
We just watched the 4th Harry Potter movie. I wasn't disappointed. I wasn't impressed either. It just seemed to try and cover too much of the book while not trying to cover enough of the plot.


It was quite enjoyable, though.

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Thats completely how I felt too. There didn't feel like a structure to it. Just a series of scences based on the books. I really wish they'd done the story as two films, although maybe that wouldn't have helped. The scenes were good, they just lacked coherence.

I agree with your analysis about it not really having a structure. In fact it almost felt like a string of pearls (good scenes) that they'd forgotten to put the string (arc) through. I think that one good film could have been made out of the book, but they would have had to be a lot more brutal about cutting fancy CGI scenes and writing more effective dialogue.

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