Study Guide compares the book Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad to the movie Heart of Darkness (1993 TV movie) starring Tim Roth, John Malkovich and Iman. Directed by Nicolas Roeg. TNT original movie.
THE MOVIE HEART OF DARKNESS
IS NOT LIKE THE BOOK by Joseph Conrad
RECOMMENDED MOVIE: Heart of Darkness (1993 TV movie) starring Tim Roth, John Malkovich and Iman. Directed by Nicolas Roeg. TNT Original Movie.
WHAT’S IN THE BOOK THAT’S NOT IN THE MOVIE?
Marlow’s friends on the Nellie, Marlow’s aunt, the knitting women, the rivets, the rotten hippo meat, the pilgrims, the wood with the note, the Russian’s harlequin rags, Kurtz’s escape from the steamer, the Inspector, Kurtz’s cousin, the journalist . . .
WHAT’S IN THE MOVIE THAT’S NOT IN THE BOOK?
White necklaces, stolen boys, photographs of Kurtz and King Leopold, dead elephant, dead monkey, naked portrait of the Intended, Marlow’s theft of Kurtz’s papers, the woman’s attack on Marlow, barge full of ivory, characters of Jaeger, Mifumu, Verme . . .
WHAT’S THE SAME?
The Nellie, the office in Belgium, the stations, the cannibals, the Accountant, the Manager, Kurtz’s painting, the beautiful native woman, Kurtz’s report, the Russian, the Intended . . .
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