1,First, it is very suitable for geeks. Story of kings and knights, crown and sword, dragon and ghost. The medieval drama drama television or movie relatively rare, but “Game of Thrones” came from Game of Thrones Seasons 1-2 DVD Box Set is nearly 10 hours of viewing time. In addition, fans of Westeros (the story carried out) thing very seriously, just like all the fans of “Star Trek” and “Star Wars” fans treat their legend.
2, The story is very attractive. As a popular series, each chapter of it screeching halt suspense left, chapter after chapter, the whole book is a very compact rhythm. Most of the dialogue between characters is more interesting and sarcastic, sometimes the plot even very very sad. Although these books are so thick as the Yellow Pages, the development of the story very quickly, almost guaranteed to make you surprised. I read so many years, there is little plot of a story like it, suddenly come to a turning point, so shocking, almost shouting “God -”. The novel had me several times, HBO adaptation of TV series like this book as shocking.
3, The story is the most important role. Even if you do not like fantasy story, you will like “Game of Thrones”, as compared fantasy story, it is more one of the main characters, excellent plot drama, but it happens to be set in a fantasy scene inside. Story occurs mainly in the Wes continent of Westeros, it is a law of the jungle world, everyone unscrupulous and everywhere beware. This makes the deception, trickery and conspiracy to form an intricate network, this drama is absolutely beautiful with age.
4, “Game of Thrones” adapted from the works really great. George R R Martin weave a very complicated story, which covers the area of thousands of miles, created many characters, spanning a thousand years of history. However, the pace of the story but it is easier to keep up, and will continue to attract you to continue reading. Martin “Time” magazine as “the American Tolkien”. Commented not want to trigger a war of words, or think he is a fantasy novel and the end, this is just to illustrate how good his work. Martin as the writer of this series of books, with executive producers David Benioff and DB Weiss together to write the screenplay for the drama.
5,HBO than other companies are better at shooting these episodes. Look at the past record, what HBO can do more than other networks, that is, the original series. “Band of Brothers DVD Box Set“, “The Sopranos”, “The Wire”, “Prison on Fire”, “dead wood”, “John Adams”, “six feet under”, “True Blood”, the only HBO TV production excellent drama of the tip of the iceberg. More importantly, the “Game of Thrones” have more adult content, it is difficult to imagine what it PBS or elsewhere player will become.
6, All adaptation is faithful to the original. Martin from the outset involved in the production, if you read Martin’s blog, you’ll know his excitement is contagious. Coupled with HBO various means of propaganda: scene wallpaper the Ding Zhuangzhao, Card Division according Behind the scenes, there are stories, and both show the creative staff familiar with the contents of the book. This should make better development. Also, the producer people is to hire a person to the creation the Dothraki (Dothraki)’s, language. It appears that they have paid a lot of effort.
7, This series has the appropriate budget. Presented on television gorgeous effect, a budget of nearly $ 60 million investment to take this 10-episode drama series, “Game of Thrones” budget can only be considered a big drama series average spending, but in fact HBO resources put into this new drama, showing them the confidence to succeed. The early scene, special effects and cast can reflect their money to implement.
8,HBO did not forget their fans. Before you start shooting, they recruited fans feedback. HBO is very clear, Who is that most discerning judgment. Martin was deeply involved in the deliberations and decisions of the whole, he is also the progress of the drama most people can not wait. The premiere day is coming when, HBO use some marketing tools to liven up the atmosphere. Last week, HBO and even Wes Troy food to the lucky fans in New York this week turn to Los Angeles.
9, HBO invested a lot of effort to choose the right actor for each role of the drama. “Game of Thrones” mainly by the growth of the characters to promote the development of the plot, select an actor is more important than other things. Look responsible actor selected Nina High German (Nina Gold) understand the importance. Like HBO another masterpiece “Band of Brothers”, and not a few well-known actors in the cast. However, almost every actor selected, the first sight you will think he is very suitable for his role. For example, Peter Dinklage plays Tyrion Lannister, John Bradley plays Samwell Tarly, Kit Harrington plays Jon Snow, Conan Stevens play Gregor Clegane.
10, Which will be the 2011 annual large, Do not miss! Some of the first forward-looking critics has emerged, very positive. Best support this series of best-selling books and numerous fans of the group. Whether it is cast, set director looks better than expected. HBO seems certain to win again. Do not forget to set your DVR to connect to HBO GO, or put forward a premiere viewing party, because – Winter dropped!
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