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Mirror Mirror Review

I watched the movie Mirror Mirror last Friday, and I wanted to write a review. Overall, I thought it was an ok movie. Personally, I wish that the movie had a little more substance to it. What I mean by that is maybe they could have given a reason as to why the Queen disliked Snow White. But I have always been like that. I like movies, TV shows, and books that give background to the characters. Anyway, I will admit that it is a good movie for kids. There are a lot of funny parts. I would recommend the movie for families with small kids or for people who want to watch a feel-good movie.

Mirror Mirror

The Popularity of Book/Movie Series

As you know, I recently finished His Dark Materials by Phillip Pullman. That made me think about the publicity surrounded the movie. The publicity was negative and hence, the movie wasn’t as watched as Lord of the Rings. It was kinda the same with Inheart. It’s a part of a book trilogy and was made into a movie. But like The Golden Compass, it wasn’t watched as much as Lord of the Rings. That made me think about why that was. For Inkheart, I think it’s because it didn’t get as much publicity and the fact that the book series isn’t well know. I say that because I don’t really remember seeing the trailers for Inkheart on tv or in the theaters much. Plus, I never even heard of the series until the movie came out. The same sorta happened with His Dark Materials. However, with His Dark Materials, it didn’t help much that the movie got negative publicity but of the controversy surrounding it. I think that the only reason why Lord of the Rings became popular was because it’s been around for like 50-60 years. Because of that, many people have read the books, and the books/movies didn’t stir up any controversy.
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