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Let's Talk About Books

An out of practice reader discussing the books I get around to reading. 

Currently reading

The Snowman
Jo Nesbo
Progress: 68/550 pages
Murder Past Due
Miranda James
Progress: 151/294 pages
Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places
Colin Dickey
Progress: 34/336 pages

Saw this on New Years Day. It was good. I enjoyed it. I would have enjoyed it more if the asshole sitting behind me didn't push their feet against my chair, keeping me bolt upright the whole time, but I enjoyed it. So did my friends. I could feel the excitement radiating from one of them. 


My memory of Macbeth is a little sketchy. I've only read it once and that was December 2014. But I'm pretty sure they did a faithful job. I'm pretty sure they left a few scenes out, though that's understandable. The movie is 2 hours, it would have been much longer if everything was in it I'm sure. I liked the way they interpreted the characters' madness. Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard did amazing. I was particularly fond of Fassbender's acting. I thought he did wonderfully. 


It is a dense, intense movie so I recommend mentally bracing yourself before watching it. That said, if you're a fan of the play, I think you'll like this movie a lot.