WEGG Question #30 - The Book vs. The Movie

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Unread postby Liz » Wed May 02, 2007 9:38 am

nebraska wrote:
fansmom wrote:
SamIam wrote:I am writing a paper on the American Dream in A Raisin in the Sun and Whats Eating Gilbert Grape?
SamIam, after I was halfway through What's Eating Gilbert Grape, I realized that the title doesn't have a question mark at the end of it. The book isn't asking a question. It lists the things that are eating Gilbert.

I'm not an English teacher but that thought made a slight change to the way I thought about both the book and the movie.


I also found this to be an interesting observation. Thanks for pointing this out.


I totally missed that. :dunce:
You can't judge a book by its cover.

The only thing that matters is the ending. It's the most important part of the story.


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