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Subject: Girl, Interrupted: never saw the movie, never read the book... do you like
Date Posted: 2/19/2008 9:52 PM ET
Member Since: 11/21/2007
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it?  Is it worth ordering?  It's short, only 168 pages.

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Date Posted: 2/20/2008 2:47 AM ET
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The book and the movie is good.  I read the book after I watched the movie.  I personally liked it, most of the time I prefer the book there is always so much different between the movie and the book.  I would rather sit down and read the book than watch the movie.  But that's me I love to read. 

But me yes I'd say it's worth it.

Last Edited on: 2/20/08 2:48 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
L. G. (L)
Date Posted: 2/20/2008 3:42 AM ET
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I loved the book, but IMO, the movie is head and shoulders better than the book.  Angelina Jolie and Brittany Murphy are spectactular.


Date Posted: 2/20/2008 4:47 AM ET
Member Since: 7/29/2006
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It is worth reading and watching.

Date Posted: 2/20/2008 9:16 AM ET
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I agree with L on this one.

Date Posted: 2/20/2008 4:23 PM ET
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I have the book on my bookshelf and yes it was a very good quick read ;)

Date Posted: 2/20/2008 5:43 PM ET
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I've never read the book but I agree the movie is really good!

Date Posted: 2/20/2008 8:32 PM ET
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This is one of my favorite movies!  It's also one of the very few times that I'll say the movie is much better than the book!  But!  I must say that the book was really worth reading too.