Allosaurus in Wonderland
"I'd like to buy this book and also the movie rights."
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Based On A True Story
"Oh, and Botticelli. Botticelli would probably have been a great filmmaker."
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"Sometimes you just option it because your gut tells you this is a book that has to be butchered."
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"In the novel based on my case, I'm acquitted."
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Jacques et Jille
"Bram Stoker's Bambi"
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Recipes from the Mrs. Marquis de Sade Cookbook
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Out of the Repertory
"It's basically the 'Tragedy of King Lear' but with animated penguins."
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"It strayed too far from the video game."
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The Grinch That Stole Hanukkah
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Godfather the Ride!
Coming Soon: Madonna in "Imelda".
"No. I don't want to see an all-male production of 'Little Women.' "
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Stan Mack's Real Life Funnies: "Oh! Calcutta!" Casting Call
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"Read the book!""See the movie!"
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"Max! Oh, my God! There's like a billion moving ideas in there!"
"By Tuesday noon we need the abridged tween market adaptation of the novelization of the movie based on the comic book."
" will enver read that book, and I"m eagerly waiting to avoid the movie."