Question by .: Do you think that most movies are worse than the book because the author usually isn’t the screenwriter?
In other words, do you think a movie would probably be better if the author has more control over how the movie is done?
Answer by monkeydamour
Not necessarily; look at the two versions of Stephen King’s “The Shining”; Kubrick’s is vastly superior.
Distilling action and dialogue from a novel is an art that many authors cannot master.
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