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A Ring of Endless Light (2002)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Family | Romance  -  23 August 2002 (USA)
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Based on the Novel by Madeline L'Engle. During the summer her grandfather is dying of leukemia and death seems all around, 15-year-old Vicky finds comfort with the pod of dolphins with ... See full summary »

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Based on the Novel by Madeline L'Engle. During the summer her grandfather is dying of leukemia and death seems all around, 15-year-old Vicky finds comfort with the pod of dolphins with which she has been doing research. Written by <SabrinasFather@aol.com>

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Several elements from the original story have been changed: in the novel, Vicky and her family knew about her grandfather's condition the entire time, she had an older brother, her younger sister was much older and prettier, there was a third boy she was interested in, the plot element about drift nets was entirely absent, and her parents were present during the whole trip at the grandfather's house. See more »

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In the opening scene, while Mischa Barton's character dreams of swimming as a mermaid, she does a somersault underwater that horribly reveals the fakeness of the tail: a flap of fabric from the waist is shown dangling, her knees scrunch up the material, and the entire waistline crinkles up. See more »

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Grandfather: You wrote something that's very comforting
Vicky: [reading] The universe is part of this one cry In this strange land where all are born to die, Each tree and leaf and star shall have, The universe as part of this one cry. That every life is noted and is cherished, And nothing loved is ever lost or perished.'
Grandfather: You, you understand.
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I love Madeliene L'Engle!
29 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

OK, I am so excited that they made a movie out of one of Madeliene L'Engle's books. I know that A Wrinkle in Time was made into a movie also but I was greatly disappointed in that one. Unlike a Wrinkle in Time I really enjoyed A Ring of Endless Light. There were some differences between the book and the movie but nothing too major that ruined it for me. And the cast was perfect and really fit their parts. I would definitely recommend trying to find this movie and watch it (especially if you've ever read any of Madeliene L'Engle's Meet the Austin series)! I hope that they make more movies out of her books! They're so fascinating


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