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Before They Were Movies
Before They Were Movies

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AIR DATE: August 12, 2013

Bauman's Rare Books in the Palazzo Shoppes has assembled an exhibition of novels that became famous films. The store has everything from a signed copy of "Gone with the Wind" to first editions of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. We look at some of the books and the movies that were made -- what kind of books makes a great movie?

 

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Rebecca Romney, General Manager, Bauman's Rare Books

Wheeler Winston Dixon, Ryan Professor of Film Studies, University of Nebraska, Lincoln and author of "A Short History of Film"

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