Best Character Adaptation?

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Which character do you think was adapted the best from book to screen?

Aslan
0
No votes
Lucy
1
3%
Edmund
6
15%
Eustace
29
74%
Caspian
3
8%
Reepicheep
0
No votes
Other - please explain
0
No votes
 
Total votes : 39

Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby eustacegirl » Dec 31, 2010 8:53 am

I think Eustace, Edmund and Lucy. I think they just fleshed out the characters more but still faithful to the book.
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Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby CharlotteRose » Feb 01, 2011 12:57 pm

I'm going to say Eustace because i just loved him! He was so fresh and funny and I was already a big fan of Will so when I found out he was going to be in VDT I was like :D !!!!!
I think he had a great on screen presence and when he wasn't in a scene it sometimes seemed a bit flat and lifeless!?! I don't know if anyone else thought that?
Caspian was fab as well though and I really can't see anyone else playing King Caspian because Ben Barnes is just perfect, and a great actor in general!
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Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby DamselJillPole » Feb 01, 2011 6:27 pm

No doubt about it, Eustace! he's the best adapted character so far in these films i think! :D ;)
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Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby Radagast of Mirkwood » Feb 16, 2011 8:16 pm

I guess I'd say Lucy in the first two films at least, she was pretty spot on. Edmund and Eustace are close runner's up.

The other three I think are quite different, but only Aslan do I think the difference was negative.
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Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby MountainFireflower » Feb 17, 2011 5:00 pm

Well, it appears that the general agreement is that Eustace was the best adapted character in VDT. I quite agree, but like a lot of you I think that Edmund & Lucy were amazing too. :)

Radagast wrote:The other three I think are quite different, but only Aslan do I think the difference was negative.

What exactly about Aslan's portrayal did you think was negative (in VDT or otherwise)?
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Re: Best Character Adaptation?

Postby Lilygloves » Sep 09, 2011 5:42 pm

I voted for Eustace in a similar poll, so I felt as though I owe it to Georgie to vote for Lucy. Will was fantastic as Eustace and they really captured his annoyingness, but Lucy had such a childlike faith. Her faith is the essense of Lucy. I love both of them so it was really hard to chose.
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