SPOOKY WITH ADVENTURE—GOOD REVIEWING!
by Tracey Paleo, Gia On The Move
“All human wisdom is contained in these two words, ‘Wait and Hope”.’
They were ambitious taking on the adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (who also wrote The Three Musketeers), which captures historic events of the 1815-1839 Bourbon Restoration era as it tells the story of Edmond Dantes, a young merchant set up by a jealous rival to take the fall for treason, who after being sentenced to brutal imprisonment, thought dead by his family and fiance, miraculously escapes many years later, gets his hands on a hidden incomprehensible fortune, and returns to take revenge on – well – everybody.
Rather than merely give us another shortened movie version of this literary classic, writer Kelly D’Angelo, who has read over six versions of the story including one in French, has no less than attempted to put as much time into creating…
View original post 314 more words