How Random Babbling Becomes Corporate Policy (t3knomanser) wrote,
How Random Babbling Becomes Corporate Policy

A Legend of Earthsea

Holee crap- I'm no purist that says the film version has to be like the books. I understand the need for gross changes, but please, guys, could we at least pay some _tribute_ to the books?

Heck, I didn't even _like_ the second book, and it pains me to see it mangled this way. I mean, there's no resemblance _whatsoever_. Oh, some settings get recycled, and the character names stay the same, but damn. Let's completely throw the plot out the window, have horrible dialog, worse acting, and special effects that make the first season of B5 look polished.

The first episode did pretty good in following the first book and kinda layering the second into it- but the second episode just went in a completely different direction. Bah.

I'm going to go clean the litterbox and head to bed.

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