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Taking branding to extremes

I once read Wuthering Heights. A loooong time ago. I don’t think it’s something fans of Twilight (in general) would like, relate to, or understand, despite it being mentioned in Eclipse. But publishers are nothing if not opportunistic…

http://shelf-life.ew.com/2009/09/01/twilight-wuthering-heights/

It’s not just the art – the taglines read – “Bella & Edward’s Favorite Book” and “Love never dies”.

On the other hand, maybe it will entice a few new readers to the classics. Or fill some publishing coffers at least…

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Twilight movie reviews

So the first of the reviews are starting to come in from those places over the waters. I’m totally only doing this roundup so I can use this icon.

Over at Tor, comparing to Romeo and Juliet, with cynicism:
http://www.tor.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=blog&id=9133

This reviewer doesn’t have a problem with the film making but isn’t so impressed with the story itself:
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/21/movies/21twil.html

Rotten Tomato critics have varying opinions:
http://au.rottentomatoes.com/m/twilight/?critic=creamcrop#contentReviews

Well heck, I’ll just stop here – Beyond Hollywood does the round up:
http://www.beyondhollywood.com/twilight-movie-reviews/

Yeah, I’m so only posting for the icon use. 🙂

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