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1932’s The Island of Lost Souls is the first of three cinematic adaptations of H.G. Wells “The Island of Dr.Moreau.” It is easily the best, although the 1997 attempt with Marlon Brando was not the disaster some critics claimed, and in fact was considerably better than the static, unimaginative 1977 version with Burt Lancaster. 549 mots de plus
Right from the beginning Mutiny on the Bounty feels like a big, sweeping epic. Hoist the mainsail! Scuttle the jib! Avast and such!
The magnificence of the HMS Bounty (albeit a small ship) would make anyone want to set sail for king and country. 748 mots de plus