The casting in all three is exceptional and all three are super solid films. Ruby red watching this movie online showing 150 of 78. Gwens cousin, charlotte, is expected to experience her first time travel as she is approaching her 17th birthday so gwen is horrified when she finds that she has traveled to the past. If you want us to recomend other fandoms please comment under the. Nov, 2009 the movie tells the story of preciouss gradual escape from that ravenous gravitational well, out of the apartment of cigarette smoke and pigs feet and bed springs and casual cruelty and into. Nov 20, 2012 sasha alsberg rated it it was amazing. Visualizza altre idee su gemme, serie di libri e film. Rubinrot is a 20 german fantasy film based on the book with the same. If you want us to recomend other fandoms please comment under the video. Spoiler free the precious stone trilogy is a trilogy translated by andrea bell from the edelstein trilogie by kerstin gier that was originally written in german. With john goodman, danny mcbride, adam devine, edi patterson. I translate all by myself so, please, dont be harsh with me. Precious stone definition of precious stone by the free. The books have been translated into over twentyseven languages and sold internationally.
Charlotte as something very special, as she had inherited a genetic mutation that for some secret reason makes her extremely valuable. Joe cant remember who he is or even his name, and the members of his band, precious stone, are worried about him. Some books end perfectly, with the happy ever after i had been dreaming of since. She avoids looking at people, she hardly ever speaks, shes nearly illiterate. Jan 07, 2016 the precious stone trilogy by kirsten gier. Based on the novel push by sapphire, follows precious gabourey sidibe a pregnant, 16yearold, overweight teen in 1987 harlem whos longing for a way out of her gritty, anguished life. Movie trailer for the ruby red movie that came out in germany on march 14, 20.
Jun 04, 2015 the precious stone trilogy is a trilogy translated by andrea bell from the edelstein trilogie by kerstin gier that was originally written in german. Romeo joan wilders cat is beautiful, adorable and fluffy. An exciting film category, overfull with potential yet often overlooked, is the portmanteau picture or anthology film. The ruby red trilogy is a series of three fantasy novels by german writer kerstin gier. I loved the book a lot and i want to judge for myself how the movie is but i cant find it anywhere in. November 6th 2009 united states when one is talking about films like precious its hard not to think about the fantastic parody within tina feys 30 rock, where one of its lead characters stars in a film about a once promising. Jan 30, 2010 precious, which is underpinned by a towering performance by gabourey sidibe as the abused heroine, is a grim, yet ultimately affirmative movie, writes philip french. Jan 31, 2017 the precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier was originally published in german in 2009. This story is about gwen who lived in the world where time travelling is a possible thing since a long time ago that only a few choos en people could do. The ruby red trilogy boxed set by kerstin gier, 9781250060433, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Precious stone trilogy ruby red, sapphire blue, emerald green by kerstin gier synopsis.
The film stars gabourey sidibe, monique, paula patton, and mariah carey. Inside her lives a great hurt, and also her child, conceived in a rape. Anthony hopkins, jodie foster, ted levine, scott glenn. Her mother, defeated by life, takes it out on her daughter.
The best movie trilogies ever made indiewire critics. With the strength and brilliance of a precious stone, rosa puentes was born to succeed, determined to overcome lifes unfortunate circumstances. The ruby red trilogythe precious stone trilogy kerstin gier summary. After precious is raped by her father, her mother, is angry not at. Ayano, the mysterious girl who calls herself joes girlfriend. Aug 25, 2014 the ruby red trilogy the precious stone trilogy kerstin gier summary. Consisting of several vignettes, often connected in thematic ways, or with the same premise or bookend situation, the anthology film can be a compelling, often outre experience, packing intense emotions and modes, never specific to any one genre, and often showcasing dynamic. The series follows the story of gwyneth shepherd, a timetraveling girl living in contemporary london. Mar 31, 2016 the precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier. But unexpectedly, it is gwyneth, who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era. The best movie trilogies ever made indiewire critics survey from the three trip films to the three colors, our panel of critics picks the greatest trilogies the movies have ever given us. Here is our list of the best quotes from peter jacksons the lord of the rings trilogy based on the novels by j. The movie tells the story of preciouss gradual escape from that ravenous gravitational well, out of the apartment of cigarette smoke and pigs feet and bed springs and casual cruelty and into. I confess that i was in part drawn to the lovely book covers as well as how many of my friends had read the.
Top 40 scifi movies of the 21st century rolling stone. Precious stone trilogyruby red, sapphire blue and emerald. Sixteenyearold gwen lives with her extended and rather eccentric family in an exclusive london neighborhood. They can literally travel in time for the rest of their lives. Precious stone trilogy the week before that id knocked my cranberry juice over, and everyone at our table was splashed. Xray dog acts of courage, city of the fallen cry of the prophets clips. But unexpectedly, it is gwyneth, who in the middle of.
Romancing the stone collection the movie database tmdb. Based on the novel push by sapphire, or simply precious, is a 2009 american drama film, directed and coproduced by lee daniels. In english, the trilogy is sometimes known as precious stone trilogy, though the. So far, there had been eleven person who was gifted with the time travelling. Follows a worldfamous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed, and charitable work. Precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier instead of writing an. Jan 29, 2017 the precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier spoilers so now that gwen and gideon are both immortal, how are they going to spend their time. There was a movie made out of ruby red, in german sadly but im going to see if. Precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier diary of a book girl.
The ruby red trilogythe precious stone trilogy kerstin gier. Seven books, eight films, a play, spinoff films, a theme park and novellas will never be enough. Precious, which is underpinned by a towering performance by gabourey sidibe as the abused heroine, is a grim, yet ultimately affirmative movie, writes philip french. With kazuki furuta, bishin kawasumi, yu kitamura, erina nakayama. Kerstin gier is the bestselling author of the ruby red trilogy, as well as several popular novels for adults. Feb 27, 2015 the ruby red trilogy boxed set by kerstin gier, 9781250060433, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. I want to watch this movie online, but i cant find a version with english subtitles anywhere. Fletcher, adapted from the 1996 novel push by sapphire. In spite of her ancestors peculiar history, shes had a relatively normal life so far.
He restarts the band even as his memory fades, but then several fateful meetings happen. How push became precious the gritty realism of the film precious is even more intense in the novel push, upon which the film is based. Any of several gems, traditionally including the diamond, emerald, ruby, and sapphire, that historically had high economic value because of rarity or appearance. The precious stone trilogy by kerstin gier was originally published in german in 2009. The fellowship of the ring 2001 the story is set in middleearth where the dark lord sauron christopher lee, is seeking the one ring, an instrument of unparalleled evil. Though she loves math, she can barely read or write. She lives with her mother, her younger brother and her sister. Sapphire blue precious stone trilogy, book 2 rated reads says. Ruby red does anyone know where to watch the movie in english.
It is full of stereotypes, you barely know more about the plot at the end of the film than in the. Anthea bell is the foremost translator of german literature in the world. The ruby red books ruby red, sapphire blue, emerald green are the three books of the precious stone trilogy, written by kerstin gier our heroine, gwyneth, lives in a great house with her family. The movies are richer in character development, world building and storyplot, yes. The dvd of the first film rubinrot includes the official english dub. If i need something to cheer me up i just know that the precious stone trilogy is the right thing to read. Ruby red precious stone trilogy, book 1 rated reads. The silence of the lambs 1991 hannibal 2001 red dragon 2002 jonathan demme, ridley scott, brett ratner. Ruby red trilogy, officially titled liebe geht durch alle zeiten, but more commonly. They dont overdo it, so this detail doesnt ruin a movie with little to be improved for me.
Compilation features 28 tracks from sessions sly worked on as virtual inhouse producer for the san franciscobased autumn label. Ask any sciencefiction movie fanatic what their goto films are, and youll get a lot of great answers back. Norton plays gerald creeson, imprisoned for his role in a crime that resulted in the murder of his grandparents and the burning of their house. An actionadventure romantic comedy film series about the adventures of fictional romance novelist joan wilder and bird exporter jack t. Winner of the grand jury prize at the 2009 sundance film festival, precious. Gabourey sidibe, monique, paula patton, mariah carey original release date. Its funny, its witty, its super surprising and clever. Aug 22, 2017 ask any sciencefiction movie fanatic what their goto films are, and youll get a lot of great answers back. I just flip through the pages and hours go by unnoticed. The movie contains some swear language, but with moderation. Sapphire blue precious stone trilogy, book 2 by kerstin gier gwen has been trying her best to learn everything she needs to learn about time travel since she learned she inherited the timetraveling gene, but no one seems to believe in her.
I was gping to vote for the the lord of the rings trilogy, but as you can see the books are the trilogy, so all the director had to was to put them into movies, and star wars either 46 or there are some flaws that you realize over time. But when daniels steps back and lets the story and the performances speak for themselves, this is powerful stuff. This film marked the acting debut of sidibe, who portrays a young woman struggling against. Precious stone trilogy spoiler free recomendation youtube. Also, in the books, the arkenstone was cut and shaped by the dwarves to enhance its own inner light, but the stone in the movie is clearly uncut, only polished, meaning that whatever illuminates from. The ruby red books ruby red, sapphire blue, emerald green are the three books of the precious stone trilogy, written by kerstin gier. Tolkien, now considered as some of the best fantasy movies made 1. Gwyneth shepherds sophisticated, beautiful cousin charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time.1261 460 619 1187 366 301 394 590 234 1006 323 1567 1431 1495 525 146 1622 218 1625 597 1272 1283 1444 1434 1159 939 406 1417 1214 195 1126 989 12 1285 954 1369