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The Muliple Mediums of Coheed and Cambria and “The Armory Wars”

http://prezi.com/kbehovzgvueu/coheed-and-cambria-triad/ Coheed and Cambria, a band from New York, that formed in 1995 made an extraordinary move in the word of adaptation. The band’s music is tightly connected to the comic book series created by lead singer Claudio Sanchez. But […]

Vector: Prometheus -> Frankenstein

Vector: Prometheus -> Frankenstein

The theme of science and how far humans should go is often present in books and movies.  Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein dealt with the idea of creating a monster and where the responsibility of people remains.  Should we be making these […]

Vector: Charlie’s Angels -> Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle

Vector: Charlie’s Angels -> Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle

The main interesting decision in going from the 1970s television show to a movie (even though the second one) was to make the movie in a modern setting in the current time rather than to do a simple reboot and […]

Vector: The Walking Dead (comic) -> The Walking Dead (game)

Vector: The Walking Dead (comic) -> The Walking Dead (game)

While The Walking Dead was transformed for television from its comic book state, it was also adapted into a video game that takes a different direction than the comic book and television show.  It is said that Telltale games didn’t […]

Creative Essay: Just Another 30 Rock Page

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Vector: 30 Rock -> “Apollo, Apollo” episode (30 Rock)

Vector: 30 Rock -> “Apollo, Apollo” episode (30 Rock)

As a TV show, 30 Rock constantly comments on different parts of culture and society. Liz Lemon often comments on aspects of society expects. However, the show comments on everything, including Star Wars and muppets. Through using Kenneth, a Page […]

Vector: Batman: Arkham City -> Batman: Arkham Asylum

Vector: Batman: Arkham City -> Batman: Arkham Asylum

  As with any sequel relationship, the creators learn from the first to the second, or at least we like to think so.  In the case with Arkham City, which seemed to continue well from Arkham Asylum, key things were […]

Alice’s Importance in the Adaptation World and Coraline

Alice’s Importance in the Adaptation World and Coraline

There are similar aspects in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass that are connected to, and are made possible for, Neil Gaiman’s Coraline.  Both Carroll and Gaiman’s works were adapted into animated film and marketed […]

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