[ModLib] ML in the movies
kamins at ModernLib.com
Thu Aug 14 20:17:36 EDT 2008
On Aug 14, 2008, at 4:55 PM, JOHN PETERSON wrote:
> 1) Book title (linked to main ModernLib entry) Wuthering Heights
>> (2) movie title The Namesake (2007)
>> (3) where seen in movie The middle (?)
>> (4) comments: A supporting actor, an Indian Immigrant, is reading
>> this Modern Library edition. The brief scene effectively
>> communicates his energetic attempt to absorb western culture. Not
>> too far from the original ML selling philosophy.
>> (5) contributor John Peterson
> P.S. I'm going from memory here....it's been several months since
> I've seen this excellent movie, very much based on literature. An
> Indian scholar who immigrates to the west names his son Gogol. The
> storyline involves the son, who resents the odd name, coming to
> understand what the father meant in insisting on the name.
Thanks for the sample -- even though we haven't committed to doing
But as long as we've come this far, what was the vintage of the book
-- leatherette, flexi, classic hardbound, post-1980...
Over 50? Thousands of discounts for you
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