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Overview

Industrial Light and Magic special-effects wizard Stefen Fangmeier makes the leap into the director's chair with this coming-of-age fantasy concerning a young boy whose discovery of a mysterious dragon egg leads him on a predestined journey to become a Dragon Rider and defend his peaceful world against an evil king. Based on the best-selling novel by Christopher Paolini, Eragon tells the tale of the titular character Ed Speleers, a humble farm boy living in the land of Alagaësia, whose life is forever changed ...
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Overview

Industrial Light and Magic special-effects wizard Stefen Fangmeier makes the leap into the director's chair with this coming-of-age fantasy concerning a young boy whose discovery of a mysterious dragon egg leads him on a predestined journey to become a Dragon Rider and defend his peaceful world against an evil king. Based on the best-selling novel by Christopher Paolini, Eragon tells the tale of the titular character Ed Speleers, a humble farm boy living in the land of Alagaësia, whose life is forever changed when he discovers that he has been chosen to fight the most powerful enemy his world has ever known. Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, and Djimon Hounsou co-star in a film produced by Davis Entertainment and adapted from the novel by screenwriters Peter Buchman, Larry Konner, and Mark Rosenthal.
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Special Features

Director's Commentary with Stefen Fangmeier
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/20/2007
  • UPC: 024543426981
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: 20th Century Fox
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Cinemascope (2.35:1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Español, Français
  • Time: 1:43:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 6,869

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael A. Mehlmann Villager #1
Ed Speleers Eragon
Tamás Deák Villager #2
Jeremy Irons Brom
Matt Devere Tall Soldier
Sienna Guillory Arya
Robert Carlyle Durza
Mate Haumann Sergeant
Andrea Fazekas Horst's Wife
Djimon Hounsou Aihad
Caroline Chikezie Nasuada
Garrett Hedlund Murtagh
Agnes Banfalvy Varden Woman
Pál Makrai Varden Guard
Rachel Weisz Voice Only
John Malkovich King Galbatorix
Spencer Wilding Razac #1
Alun Armstrong Uncle Garrow
Gábor Tobágyi Razac #2
Maggie Baird Voice Only
Chris Egan Roran
John Gidcomb Voice Only
Gary Lewis Hrothgar
Richard Rifkin Horst
Julian Barnes Voice Only
Steven Speirs Sloan
Melissa Bickerton Voice Only
Neil Dickson Voice Only
Sean Mahon Voice Only
Neil Richardson Voice Only
Joss Stone Voice Only
Peter Lavin Voice Only
Randall Montgomery Voice Only
Anthony Armatrading Voice Only
Kenneth Danziger Voice Only
Jean Gilpin Voice Only
Kevin Owers Voice Only
Ian Ruskin Voice Only
Mark Sussman Voice Only
Paula Jane Newman Voice Only
Mark Silverman Voice Only
Deanne Mercer Dennis Voice Only
Peter Dennis Voice Only
Martin Jarvis Voice Only
Warren Press Voice Only
Alan Shearman Voice Only
Diz White Voice Only
James Shearman Conductor
Technical Credits
Stefen Fangmeier Director
Ismail Acar Animator
Charles Alleneck Animator
Steve Aplin Animator
Christine Arboit Animator
Virginie Arnaud Stunts
Alvise Avati Animator
Michael Bain Animator
Elisara Baker Stunts
Attila Balogh Stunts
Menyhért Dutombé Balogh Stunts
James Bamford Stunts
James Bamford Stunts
Alexander Baranov Stunts
Kym Barrett Costumes/Costume Designer
Roger Barton Co-producer, Editor
Petr Barvik Stunts
Loyd Bateman Stunts
Jamie Beard Animator
Chad Bellamy Stunts
Troy Bellinghausen Stunts
James Bennett Animator
Ferenc Berecz Stunts
Tomas Berka Art Director
Shweta Bhatnagar Animator
Graham Binding Animator
Samati Boonchitsitsak Animator
Fernando Borges-Pacheco Animator
Sándor Boros Stunts
Andy Bradshaw Stunts
Eric Bryson Stunts
Peter Buchman Screenwriter
Matt Bullock Animator
Zoltán Burger Stunts
Alex Burt Animator
Julian Butler Animator
Kevin R. Buxbaum Associate Producer
Viktor Cervenka Stunts
Kimberly Chiang Stunts
Chris Symes Executive Producer
Geovanny Corvera Stunts
Michael Cozens Animator
David Crone Camera Operator
David Cronnelly Stunts
Krisztián Czirjak Stunts
Zoltán Dankó Stunts
John Davis Producer
Richard Dexter Animator
Michael Diner Art Director
Patrick Doyle Score Composer
Richard Drown Stunts
Gábor Duck Stunts
Gord Dunick Animator
Zdenek Dvoracek Stunts
William J. Earl Animator
James Embree Stunts
Oliver Exmundo Animator
Balazs Farkas Stunts
Atilla Fasi Stunts
Gerd Feuchter Special Effects Supervisor
Cameron David Folds Animator
Tonia Forsberg Stunts
Ben Forster Animator
Koichi Funayama Stunts
Vladimir Furdik Stunts
Eric Gambini Animator
Bela Gerner Stunts
Critter Gitters Stunts
Christian Gneissl Stunts
Peter Godden Animator
Wyck Godfrey Producer
Adam Goodman Co-producer
Mary Guilfoyle Production Manager
Jean-Denis Haas Animator
Winham Hammond Stunts
Joe Han Animator
Jonathan Hely-Hutchinson Art Director
Masahiro Hirakubo Editor
John Homer Animator
Richard Hopkins Animator
Gergö Horpácsi Stunts
Lou Horvarth Stunts
Gus Hunter Art Director
Roman Jankovic Stunts
Kirk Jaques Stunts
Paul Jenness Animator
Jens Schwarz Animator
Flemming Jetmar Stunts
Priscilla John Casting
Hugh Johnson Cinematographer
Trevor Jones Stunts
Marchand Jooste Animator
Bogyó Kajtár Makeup
Maia Kayser Animator
Stuart Kearns Art Director
Shawn Kelly Animator
Peter Kelly Animator
Kimo Keoke Stunts
John King Art Director
Roland Kollárszky Stunts
Lawrence Konner Screenwriter
László Kósa Stunts
Miklós Kovács Stunts
Norbert Kovács Stunts
József Kovalik Stunts
Makota Koyama Animator
Lisa Kramer Animator
Wolf Kroeger Production Designer
Ágnes Krucho Stunts
Stano Kutik Stunts
Gary Laurie Animator
Tibor Lazar Art Director
Chris Lebenzon Editor
Michael Leonard Animator
Miroslav Lhotka Stunts
Dezso Libor Stunts
Angelica Lisk Stunts
Ruth-Anne Loveridge Animator
Marco Di Lucca Animator
Marc Mailley Stunts
Mindy Marin Casting
Kevin Martel Animator
Branislav Martinak Stunts
László Medriczky Stunts
Andrea Merlo Animator
Simon Millanta Animator
Christopher Mitchell Animator
Kaori Miyazawa Animator
Mike Möller Stunts
Zoltan Molnar Stunts
James Moore Animator
Atilla Mora Stunts
Giedrius Nagys Stunts
Miroslav Navratil Stunts
Gil Netter Executive Producer
Christopher Newman Asst. Director
Thai Nguyen Animator
Steve Nichols Animator
Wolfgang Niedermeier Animator
Ferenc Novinecz Stunts
Alex Nowotny Animator
Peter Olgyay Stunts
Jane Oshita Stunts
Michael Pangrazio Art Director
Zoltan Papp Stunts
Domonkos Pardanyi Stunts
Ninon Parent Stunts
Gábor Pesta Stunts
Tomás Peterá Stunts
Rezsö Piroch Stunts
Jakub Pistecky Animator
Niklas Preston Animator
Ales Putikk Stunts
Dusan Puvy Stunts
Mário Rapak Stunts
Ramahan Raulk Animator
Katherine Rayner Makeup
Stephen Remstedt Animator
Jay Rennie Animator
Marco Revelant Animator
Matthew Riordan Animator
Lásló Roman Stunts
Stuart Rose Art Director
Mark Rosenthal Screenwriter
Mac Ruth Sound/Sound Designer
Michael Sarkis Animator
Kenji Sato Stunts
Tibor Sauerwein Stunts
Chad Sayn Stunts
Ákos Schenek Stunts
Dave Sidley Animator
Gershom Sissing Animator
Adam Slater Animator
Stanimir Stamatov Stunts
Stefan Stankowski Camera Operator
Justin Steel Animator
Albrecht Steinmetz Animator
Nils Allen Stewart Stunts
Sylvestra Stuart Stunts
Peter Syomka Animator
Gaspar Szabo Stunts
György Szántó Stunts
Zoltan "Cerna" Székely Stunts
Istvan Szigeti Stunts
Eric Tang Animator
Peter Taylor Camera Operator
Geoff Tobin Animator
Barnabas Toth Stunts
Miklós Tóth Production Manager
Greg Towner Animator
Denis Trutanic Animator
Chi Chung Tse Animator
Martin Uhrovcik Stunts
Lásló Újvári Stunts
György Ulrik Stunts
Raycho Vasiliev Stunts
Jan Vosmik Stunts
Rudolf Vrba Stunts
Des Whelan Camera Operator
James Wheless Animator
Raliegh Wilson Stunts
Nick Wollage Sound Mixer
Andy Wong Animator
John Zdankiewicz Animator
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Eragon
1. Main Titles/The King's Stone [:27]
2. Eragon [5:50]
3. Roran Leaves Home [:13]
4. Hatched [2:23]
5. Death Order [5:01]
6. Dragons and Dragon Riders [1:17]
7. Life in Danger [1:59]
8. Chosen [2:16]
9. The Journey Begins [1:51]
10. Fortune Teller [1:54]
11. Instinct [2:38]
12. Finally Flying [4:50]
13. A Fellow Rider [4:56]
14. Girl of His Dreams [:03]
15. Saving Arya [4:35]
16. Dying With Honor [:25]
17. Murtagh [3:17]
18. The Varden [1:47]
19. Preparing for Battle [2:12]
20. Together As One [3:13]
21. To Win or Die [:19]
22. Losing Strength [1:15]
23. A Living Legend [2:45]
24. End Titles [1:42]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Eragon
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         Commentary by Director Stefen Fangmeier
      Subtitles
         English
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Customer Reviews

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Love the Book...Maybe...Never Read the Book...Yes

    I read Eragon when it came out several years ago, and loved it. I read its sequel Eldest when it came out, and have enjoyed it as well. So needless to say when it was announced that Eragon was being made into a motion picture, I was excited. Further more as you can imagine I was one of those crazy people anxiously waiting for the film to hit theaters and saw it opening night. Now as I have read Eragon and Eldest several times (and am eagerly looking forward to reading the final installment) the movie was a let down. It was rushed in some places, acting was rather stiff (such a shame with amazing actors such as Dijmon Hounsou, Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, and Rachel Weisz.), and the important sub plots that would allow the film to branch out into the Eldest movie were dropped completely (Ronan's love for Katrina and Sloan's disaproval). But alas through all the goofs I went to see the movie a second time with my younger sister, who had not read the book, and with her youthful excitement and ignorance to the novel's sub plot drops, and skewered plotline, I found myself enjoying the fantasy of Eragon and his cliche uttering dragon, Saphira. I went as far as seeing the movie a total of four times in theaters, each time with a different friend or family member, and each time I found myself continually enjoying the new story line, and actually had to reread the book, so I ould COMPLETELY seperate the movie from the book. The movie, I must admit, is very addicting even though it suffers from cardboard acting, an odd script, a rushed plot, and plot drops, that I owuld go as far as comparing it to the two Harry Potter movies that started it all, Sorcerer's Stone and Chamber of Secrets. Because of you remember they were poorly acted, had weird script lines, seemed at times rushed, and there were severe changes and plot drops, and yet people loved them! Harry Potter movies 1 & 2 are my least favorite, compared to the following two movies, but are rather additcing as I find myself wanting to watch them over and over again when ever I can. Eragon is the same way. Give this movie a chance and you'll find that it will be somewhat worth the time. If you feel the urge to only rent the movie, do so, but for the ignorant movie watchers, enjoy the movie, read the book, then watch the movie again.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    You have got to watch

    It may not be anything like the book but the purpose is to entertain us and this movie did its job. It is in fact a great movie to watch! I can not wait until its out so i can buy this movie!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 28, 2011

    Good.... but only for those who haven't read the book

    I must say that if you have never read the series, this is very enjoyable. The acting is good as well as the special effects. As a fan of the series though, I was expecting a lot out of this movie, and I was a bit disappointed. They got the majority of the plot points but left out crucial ones that would have to know if they were to make the next movies and others they failed to elaborate (Angela's scenes and the prophecy). Plus, Galbatorix, frequently shown in the movie was not even described to us until the last half of the fourth book. They left out Elva, who helps drive the series in book 2 to the end, and they got the location and death of Brom wrong while forgetting to introduce to us a main character: Orik and another important character Jeod.

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  • Posted April 5, 2011

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    amazing movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! amazing book series!!!!!!!

    this movie is amazing and i wish they made the rest of the books into movies because i seriously enjoyed this movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Posted March 27, 2011

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    praise for the movie eragon!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    this movie diffrs from the book but i love how they made it they should have made eldest and the other two books into movies as well

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2011

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    Worst Film Ever Conceived By Humankind!

    This was the worst waste of film ever created! It completely tarnished the original story because it changed the plot of the book, resulting in an absolute horrific abomination that will stain the reputation of the film industry forever. The script was very poorly edited and did not stick to the book's plot. The overall film was way too short and did not give the audience a prolonged sense of excitement that an average film would give. Also, John Malkovich did not give the best impression of being Galbatorix, who was considered to be the greatest evil in the whole series while the guy who played Durza gave a more convincing evil demeanor. The acting was also terrible despite the fact that the film had an all-star cast. They should completely redo the movie so that they get it right next time, but Mr. Paolini does not lift a finger to make the movie as it should have been. I would highly recommend the books, but not this movie.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 4, 2011

    Good movie...but the book is better

    Just like most fans of the book...I was angry at how different the movie was than the book. To hammer home the point...a lot of sub-plots were either changed or deleted altogether. To a point, the similarities between the book and movie are a boy named Eragon and a dragon named Saphira.

    However, if you can detatch yourself from the book and watch the movie for the movie it is pretty cool. Movies rarely - if ever - live up to their book, why should this one be different? If you want to "see" the book, then re-read it...I have - many times - and still enjoy it...but don't blame the movie. The movie is not the book and the book is not the movie.

    My final stand = good movie, better book

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  • Posted December 22, 2010

    DON'T WATCH IT

    The acting was terrible, the plot was stupid, an they totally changed everything that was in the book. Well, except that there was a boy who rescues a dragon. Plus, Saphira looks somewhat like a giant blue chicken.
    The book, however, is amazing. So just forget the movie, read the book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    The movie is OK if you haven't read the book

    I saw the movie before I read the book. I thought it was a good movie. Good enough I would watch it again with a friend that hasn't seen it. Not good enough I would watch it again on my own. I recently purchased the book. All the time I was reading the book, I was thinking, "The names are the same, so it must be the right book, but I don't remember that in the movie!"
    I don't think the movie totally sucks, but definitely deviates from the book. If you are expecting to see the book on film, you will be disappointed. If you just want to watch a nice Good v. Evil fantasy movie with Dragons, then you will probably enjoy this movie.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    This move sucks

    compleatly different from the book and ruins eragon completly<BR/>hope they remake it from a diffirent producer because if they acually read the book it could have been a lot better

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

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    Do Not Watch If You Have Read The Book!!

    For those who havn't watched the movie , but read the book, i would suggest never watching it. They completely destroyed Christopher Paolini's novel. For those who have not read the book, enjoy. <BR/>Examples of tearing apart-<BR/>* They completely cut out Katrina. <BR/>*Roran is suppose to leave so he can earn money so he can marry Katrina(did i mention they cut her out?), but instead they make it seem like he's leaving because he dosn't want to be recruited for the army.<BR/>*They only mention Horst once, when he actually plays a good bit in the beginning. <BR/>*Eragon is suppose to be injured by Sapjira's scales on his first flight. <BR/>*Where's Gertrude? <BR/>*Brom is suppose to be killed by the Razac, NOT DURZA! In the book, he does NOT go to Gil'ead. <BR/>*Eragon is suppose to be captured at Gil'ead and Murtagh is suppose to rescue him, but no. Oh mighty Eragon can do every thing by himself. <BR/>*Umm, excuse me, but Arya is suppose to be in a magic-indused coma. but nooo, she's up and walking around.<BR/>*People! Arya is an ELF! she needs pointed ears! in the movie she is apparenly human/elf. <BR/>*where's Orik?<BR/>*The big battle was okay, but they completely cut out Durza cutting Eragon's back and -arya and Saphira breaking the dwarf's rose. These to things play a major part in the second book. <BR/>*ARYA GOES TO ELLESMARA BY HERSELF!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This part made me mad, Eragon is suppose to go with her to finish his trainning, but nooo! <BR/>THIS MOVIE STINKS!(only if you have read the book)<BR/>Please, do not see this if you love the book like i do. You will be disappointed!

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    Eragon Review

    Eragon, by Christopher Paolini, is a very mythical but intriguing story about a boy who takes an epic journey of his life. This boy, Eragon, raises a dragon into becoming fierce and powerful. Eragon and his dragon, Sapphire, travel across the lands of Alagalsia to fight off the evil characters who opposed the king. Eragon and Sapphire are successful, taking on anyone evil in their path and annihilating them. I recommend this book to readers who like adventure and action. Although this book is very mythical, it has a strong plot which will mesmerize readers into continuing with the series.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    eragon fan

    This is one of the best movies i have ever seen

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Reviewer, extremely dissapointied

    I was So pumped About going to see the movie but after I got out of the theater I was like why did I pay money to see that horrible addaptaion of the book. I love the books but don't waste a dime on the movie. YUCK!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Decent Fantasy Movie, Bad Novel Adaption

    I'm a fan of the Eragon novel, and the Inheritance Cycle, but this movie was a horrible adaption to a great book. Sure the fighting is decent, and the visuals are pretty good, but that's about all. They changed way to much from the book, making it nearly impossible to make a good sequel. In my opinion they need to try making Eragon again, then get going with the rest of the series.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A reviewer

    The movie was really good, by its self. If you look at the movie and the book as the same thing you will hate it. If the movie had been made completely ny its self without the book it would be better. It's true that very little of it follows the book. For ex. the fight in the end is TOTALLY different in the book. In the book it's only urgals that fight in the first one and the kings men don't come to fight 'til thw second book. You really have to look at the movie as a seperate thing. If you haven't read the books you'll probably think it's better, if you've read the books you'll have to look past everything. One thing that really bugged me, in the book at the end of the fight with the Urgals Murtagh, The twins &amp quot who aren't even included in the movie&amp quot , and Ajihad are ambushed. Ajihad dies and then Murtagh and the twins are thrown in a pit. So what now? None of that happened in the end.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Another dissapointment

    I didnt like this movie at all!!!!! None of the characters look right.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    YUCK!!!!!!!

    I hated this movie! It was a complete insult to the fantastic book. I spent a whole year looking forward to the premier of this movie and it wasn't even PG-13. The story line just skipped all over the place, you could barley follow the plot, and it was set in a wrong setting. Eragon is not set in some primitive world of thatch huts that make up cities. They have actual buildings. It was such a gross interpretation that I could barley watch it. I can only hope that the people watching the movie don't think the books are anything like it because they are about 100 times better!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    What were they thinking???!!!

    When I first saw this movie i thought it was great. I loved it so much that i decided to read the book. After I read the book I watched the movie again, and man did it SUCK!!! They miss so many main events it didn't even make sense, the characters were all wrong, and the acting was worse than my kindergarten graduation play. Lets not forget the ending, now they have to make a sequel even though nobodys going to watch it. And bcuz they missed so many events,the 2nd one wouldn't make any sense. I say they should just make a new one, and this time, for the love of god, plz, do it rite!!! If you look and the story line and characters of this movie and compare it to Lord of the Rings, all Eragon really is is a cheap attempted remake of Lord of the Rings. I think Chris Paolini and Peter Jackson should suit.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Great Movie

    I love this movie! I have read the books and I know it is different from the book, but it was different from the book and the same thing in the book. I think people have their on opion, so it doesn't bother me that some people don't like the movie.

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