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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 19th, 2015, 11:43 am

Is anyone else here obsessed with the Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis? I've read all 7. I was recently on a national radio show discussing them (called-in). :shock:

I've also been reading the Lord of the Rings.

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Post by jessieyun0404 » April 19th, 2015, 3:06 pm

Me! Me! Me! :D

I love Chronicles of Narnia!
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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 19th, 2015, 3:09 pm

Then I am not alone. :D

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Post by annise » April 19th, 2015, 3:28 pm

If you do a forum search on Narnia you'll find many others enjoy the books too :D

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 12:51 am

I do, I do, I do!!
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Post by Peter Why » April 29th, 2015, 1:32 am

I think "The horse and his boy" was going to be the next film in the series before they stopped producing them. A shame, because it's my favourite. I wonder how they would have handled it.

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 1:42 am

Peter Why wrote:I think "The horse and his boy" was going to be the next film in the series before they stopped producing them. A shame, because it's my favourite. I wonder how they would have handled it.

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Wow, that would have been interesting. I used to watch the old series a lot as I grew up, and when I read the book I was so disappointed that they hadn't made it.
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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 29th, 2015, 7:06 am

In my opinion, The Silver Chair is the scariest! :shock:

I've never seen the movies, do you recommend them?

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 7:11 am

I've only watched the two first, and I was mad at how they made the relationship between Susan and Caspian romantic (seeing as he is 13 (or something)!). After that I stopped watching. I love the series though, I really feel like they got the vibe:D
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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 29th, 2015, 7:20 am

Kristingj wrote:I've only watched the two first, and I was mad at how they made the relationship between Susan and Caspian romantic (seeing as he is 13 (or something)!). After that I stopped watching. I love the series though, I really feel like they got the vibe:D
It's amazing how the movie companies have to just change everything around. :roll:

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 7:39 am

Kangaroo692 wrote:
Kristingj wrote:I've only watched the two first, and I was mad at how they made the relationship between Susan and Caspian romantic (seeing as he is 13 (or something)!). After that I stopped watching. I love the series though, I really feel like they got the vibe:D
It's amazing how the movie companies have to just change everything around. :roll:
I know, It's the "Hollywoodisation". It's ridiculous.
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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 29th, 2015, 7:55 am

One of my family's favorite things to do is to (after we read the book) watch the movie, and point out any differences we see. :D

What is your favorite Narnia book?

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 7:59 am

Ohhh... I think it's hard to pick, but I would have to say The Horse and his Boy. What's yours?
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Post by Kangaroo692 » April 29th, 2015, 8:00 am

Overall... either The Last Battle or Prince Caspian.

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Post by Kristingj » April 29th, 2015, 8:06 am

Yeah, I love them both as well. I just love the way we get to see the four kids from the outside in the horse and his boy.
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