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Looks pretty neat.


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Whoa interesting, I had no idea this is Ang lee until you mentioned it. Doesn't look like anything he's done in the past. Thought it was something from Darren Aronofsky or M knight. Guess the man is tired of sappy melancholy love dramas..will def check it out now.
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This was a VERY popular book awhile back...
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I saw the 3-D preview at Prometheus, and it looked intriguing. The 3-D looked excellent.

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I did pick-up the book at an airport years ago, but, for some reason, I couldn't get into it...confused.gif

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My wife was reading it on a cruise a couple of years back and I'd occasionally glance over her shoulder and read a few paragraphs. A really interesting premise - kid is shipwrecked on a life raft with a Tiger and he's got to figure out a way to keep the Tiger from treating him as lunch. He sort of trains it to stay on its side of the raft and leave him alone. I figured it would be movie-bait at some point; looks like here it is.
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My wife was reading it on a cruise a couple of years back and I'd occasionally glance over her shoulder and read a few paragraphs. A really interesting premise - kid is shipwrecked on a life raft with a Tiger and he's got to figure out a way to keep the Tiger from treating him as lunch. He sort of trains it to stay on its side of the raft and leave him alone.
IIRC, there is a Hindu or Arab folktale that is similar.

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