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Scenes in the novel that should of been in the movie

Discussion in 'Christine' started by ArnieCunningham58, Mar 5, 2016.

  1. ArnieCunningham58

    ArnieCunningham58 Well-Known Member

    What are your choices?

    Christine killing Darnell in his house

    How Moochie died in the book.

    Leigh choking in the book

    Christine at the airport
     
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  2. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Dirty Pirate Hooker Moderator

    Leigh does choke in the movie -- in the car at the drive-in. I may be missing your meaning. It's been a long time since I read the book.

    And welcome to the board.
     
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  3. not_nadine

    not_nadine Comfortably Roont

    Thought this was a DT thread for a moment.

    Whew!
     
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  4. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ....yeah, I would have liked to see the ole chrome bitch feed Darnell his lunch....
     
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  5. ArnieCunningham58

    ArnieCunningham58 Well-Known Member

    Yeah in the novel Leigh and Arnie were both in Christine when Leigh choked. They picked up a hitchhiker too. Who saved her. Arnie did nothing.


    The dreams would be good too in film form.
     
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  6. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

    I liked the scene in the book where Christine breaks down (a flat? Can't remember) and they have a funny confrontation with a family in their yard. I see why this extraneous scene would've been skipped over, though.
     
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  7. Doc Creed

    Doc Creed Well-Known Member

    And when Dennis and Arnie fight in the parking lot of their favorite pizza place. I think they were fighting over Leigh, at least in Arnie's mind.
     
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  8. ArnieCunningham58

    ArnieCunningham58 Well-Known Member

    Loved those scenes too.

    Also when Arnie was being bullied at school was much cooler in the book. Arnie was actually "fighting"!! :)
     
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