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Lolita is one of the most unconventional literary classics of the century Lolita is a twelve-year-old girl who is desired by the European intellectual Humbert Humbert As the narrator of the story Humbert chronicles his abnormal childhood adolescent experiences and an adventure in a booming American as a European tourist and pedophile But it is key to realize his first heartbreak as a boy manifests into his desires for nymphets This point is made clear in both the novel and movie I will show that the movie Lolita is a solid rendition of the novel of the same name Now some critics might see the novel as something more than I took it like a contrast between the modernistic character of Humbert Humbert against the post-modern Americans that he encounters Forget all that I honestly thought the movie to be a convincing love story On the surface level it was about an obsessive man and his love for nymphets who met Lolita the object of his desires There were differences between the movie and the novel yet I felt some scenes were left out of the movie that did not hurt the story at all Also some scenes were added which actually strengthened the story line in the movie I bet professional critics say the new version of Lolita did not measure up well I loved it Dominique Swain was awesome a little hottie as well and she perfectly played the character of Lolita She may have even been more manipulative in the film version An example of this was when Lolita was toying with Humbert as she rubbed her foot all over him in order to get a raise in her allowance and be able to be part of the play You could not be much more sexual manipulative girl than Lolita was On minor change was that Lolita was twelve in the novel and fourteen in the movie This was simply done
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