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Marquez at the Movies

Marquez at the Movies

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2 sides of the love triangle. Source: Daniel Daza/New Line Cinema hide caption

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In the latest iteration of the time-honored tradition of turning beloved book into big screen bonanza, I give you Love in the Time of Cholera. The book has been passed from reader to reader for more than 20 years, and if its climb to the top of the bestseller list just last month after Oprah selected it for her book club is any indication, the printed pages have stood the test of time. Will the movie be so lucky? What's your favorite movie adaptation? And which translation just really didn't work for you?