Summary: I didn't think the book could be done justice and refused to go and see this
at the movies. But have just watched the dvd and was blown away, it was
stunning, beautiful cinematography and sensitive to the original book. An
absolute must watch.
Conclusion: For the first part of the movie I didn't know what to expect, it felt like there was like nothing was going on, a basic plot which didn't seem to be moving. It was dull, stale and filled with little to love, and then all of a sudden, with the turn of a key, POW everything comes alive and the story...