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Book Vs. Movie “Casino” Replay 0

 

Book Vs Movie Podcast “Casino”

The 1995 Book & Film Written by Nichols Pileggi

RIP Don Rickles!

May 8, 1926 – April 6, 2017

The Margos set their sights on 1970s Las Vegas and talk about the book “Casino” which led to the infamous 1995 movie. IN this episode we discuss:

  • The name changes between book and movie (and why they were made)
  • The incredible wardrobe featured in the film
  • The differences between Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal and Sam “Ace” Rothstein
  • The mafia in the 1970s
  • The awesomeness of Martin Scorsese’s mother
  • Our favorite songs on the soundtrack
  • The amazing performances of Alan King and Don Rickles!

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Book Vs Movie: “Peter Pan” Vs “Hook” 0

Book Vs. Movie Podcast

“Peter Pan” Vs. “Hook”

Possibly THE Most Disturbing Episode Yet!

The Margos discuss one of the more disturbing pairings yet the 1911 “Peter & Wendy” children’s classic and the strange 1991 Steven Spielberg movie Hook starring Dustin Hoffman and the late Robin Williams.

In this episode they discuss:

  • The strange backstory of the Peter Pan character
  • The author and his unique relationship to the Davies Family
  • What happened to Michael Llewelyn Davies
  • The difficulties making the movie
  • Julia Roberts’ nickname from the crew
  • Dustin Hoffman’s interesting accent
  • Why the hell this movie is so dang long!

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So fetch! “Queen Bees and Wannabees VS. Mean Girls” 0

 

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast

“Queen Bees & Wanna Bees” vs. “Mean Girls

The Margos are determined to finally make “fetch” happen by comparing the 2002 Rosalind Wiseman book “Queen Bes & Wanna Bees” with the Tina Fey-penned “Mean Girls.” How do they compare and contrast?

In this ep they discuss:

  •  The truly scary Queen Bees & Wannabees and why it was hard for each Margo to process
  • The amazing actors in every single part
  • How the Real Housewives on Bravo follow Mean Girl patterns
  • Our favorite characters in the film
  • The plot mishaps we notice

Clips used:

  • Cady meets the Regina, Gretchen and Karen (Lindsey Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Lacey Chabert and Amanda Seyfried)
  • Cady talks to Damien and Janis (Lindsey Lohan, Daniel Franzese and Lizzie Caplan)
  • Janis calls her out (Lizzie Caplan, Daniel Franzese and Lindsey Lohan)
  • Jingle Bell RockLindsey Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Lacey Chabert and Amanda Seyfried)

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Book Vs. Movie Podcast “Out of Sight” 0

 

Book vs. Movie Podcast

“Out of Sight”

Gritty Elmore Leonard Novel Vs. Sexy Stephen Soderbergh Film

 

The Margos are back with a new episode and in this one we talk about “Out of Sight”–the 1996 novel and the 1998 movie. We compare and contrast the two and decide which we liked better.

Discussed in this episode:

  • The life of the quirky author
  • Jennifer Lopez’ amazing acting
  • The excellent cast
  • Stephen Soderbergh’s ability to get great performances from his actors.
  • The changes from novel to script
  • Albert Brooks’ and his array of bad toupees

 Clips played:

  • George Clooney & Donna Frenzel “Bank Robbery Scene”
  • Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney and Ving Rhames “Jail Break Scene”
  • Jennifer Lopez and George Clooney “The Trunk Scene”
  • Jennifer Lopez “Hotel Lobby Scene”

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Book Vs. Movie Podcast “Thank You for Smoking” 0

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast

“Thank You for Smoking”

The 1994 Satirical Novel by Christopher Buckley Vs. Jason Reitman’s Directorial Debut

 

The Margos get all satirical in this smokey ep talking about all things talking about “Thank You for Smoking.” (Well–while Margo P. was fighting laryngitis!)

In this ep they discuss:

  • The background of author Christopher Buckley
  • The differences between the 1994 novel & the 2006 film
  • Our favorite performances
  • The Margos personal experiences with smoking
  • Margo P’s illness
  • The amazing Rob Lowe and Aaron Eckhart
  • Katie Holmes’ and Aaron Eckhart’s love scene and if Tom Cruise enforced some editing
  • The LACK of smoking in the film
  • How much damn smoking that used to be a part of our world.

Audio Clips:

  • Tex Williams: Smoke! Smoke! Smoke!
  • The “MOD Squad” Aaron Eckhart, Maria Bello and David Koechner
  • “Father and Son” Aaron Eckhart and Cameron Bright
  • “Jeff Megall Scene” Rob Lowe, Aaron Eckhart and Adam Brody

 

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Book Vs. Movie Podcast “Casino Royale” 0

 

Book Vs. Movie “Casino Royale” (with NO Cheese!)

The 1958 Classic Ian Fleming Novel versus the 2006 Daniel Craig Movie

One half of the Margos is out this week due to laryngitis so we decided to once again post our Casino Royale ep which was so popular last year at this time.

The Margos are both shaken and stirred in this episode where we talk about the Ian Fleming classic 1953 novel “Casino Royale” and the filmed adaptations. (We mainly stick with the Daniel Craig classic thankyouverymuch.)

In this ep the  Margos discuss:

  • The various James Bond theme songs
  • How a La Perla bathing suit for a man is a very good thing
  • The differences between the classic spy novel vs. film
  • The beauty of Daniel Craig
  • The different versions of evil with Le Chiffre (Mads Mikkelsen)
  • Poker Vs Baccarat

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Book Vs Movie Stephen King’s “The Dead Zone” 0

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast Bonus Stephen King Ep

“The Dead Zone” 

with Margo D. and Deana from the Twisted Philly podcast

Margo D. and Deana of Twisted Philly meet again to talk about Stephen King adaptations with this episode focused on the 1979 book/ 1983 movie ‘The Dead Zone.’ 

In this special bonus ep they discuss:

  • Differences between the 1979 novel and the 1983 David Cronenberg-directed film.
  • The almost insane sexiness of Christopher Walken and his amazing navy-colored pea coat.
  • The A-list cast and incredible outdoor locations.
  • Whether or not King was foreshadowing the future with the character of Greg Stillson.
  • Why every parent should listen to a reluctant psychic
  • Why on earth was Johnny waiting for his wedding night?

Which did we like better? Listen to the show to find out.

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Book Vs Movie Bonus Ep “Dolores Claiborne” 0

Book Vs Movie Podcast Bonus Ep

Stephen King’s Dolores Claiborne

In this bonus ep of Book Vs. Movie podcast Margo D. and Tom from Jake & Tom Conquer the World podcast talk about the differences between the Stephen King novel and the Taylor Hackford film.

Topics covered in this episode:

  • The amazing acting by Kathy Bates and Jennifer Jason Leigh
  • The dialect featured in the book
  • The gorgeous locations
  • How the ending is just sort of “meh”
  • Surprise appearances by John C. Reilly and Eric Bergosian

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Book Vs. Movie Podcast “Postcards from the Edge” 0

 

 

Book Vs. Movie Podcast “Postcards From the Edge”

It’s an all-out Carrie Fisher love fest talking about her 1987 first novel and the 1990 movie she herself adapted

The Margos are brokenhearted about the loss of both Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds and dropped everything to bring this ep in a timely manner. In this show they discuss:

  • The interesting background of Carrie and her relationship with her famous mother.
  • How she switched from her acting career to focus on writing hit novels and some of the funniest screenplays you never knew she helped out with her rapier wit.
  • The differences between the novel and the film
  • The pairing of Meryl Street and Shirley MacLaine
  • How the topic of drugs is handled between the book and film
  • The fabulous singing by the leads
  • Fisher Stevens’ career & documentary
  • How much we will miss them!

Audio clips:

  • Carrie Fishers reads from Postcards from the Edge
  • Shirley MacLanie and Meryl Streep scene “It twirled!!!”
  • Shirley MacLaine sings I’m Still Here
  • Meryl Streep sings “I’m Checkin’ Out

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15 Podcasts to Make You Healthier & Happier 0

From the Fit Bottomed Girls: 15 Healthy Living Podcasts!

http://fitbottomedgirls.com/2017/01/15-healthy-living-podcasts-we-love/

 

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