History Literature / TheSatanBug

9th Nov '16 9:56:08 AM nombretomado
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It was adapted into a 1965 film directed by Creator/JohnSturges featuring an early score by Creator/JerryGoldsmith. While the story was mostly kept the same, all the action was relocated to America and almost the entire cast of characters had their names changed.

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It was adapted into a 1965 film directed by Creator/JohnSturges featuring an early score by Creator/JerryGoldsmith.Music/JerryGoldsmith. While the story was mostly kept the same, all the action was relocated to America and almost the entire cast of characters had their names changed.



* JerryGoldsmith: Did the score.
18th Oct '15 5:36:57 AM Morgenthaler
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[[caption-width-right:333:"But if you act now, you'll win this free vial of botulinus!"]]



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[[caption-width-right:333:"But if you act now, you'll win this free vial of botulinus!"]]
''The Satan Bug'' is a 1962 science fiction/mystery novel by AlistairMacLean, he of ''Literature/TheGunsOfNavarone'' and ''WhereEaglesDare'' fame. [=MacLean=] wrote it under the pseudonym "Ian Stuart," but subsequent publications give his real name.

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[[caption-width-right:333:"But if you act now, you'll win this free vial of botulinus!"]]
''The Satan Bug'' is a 1962 science fiction/mystery novel by AlistairMacLean, he of ''Literature/TheGunsOfNavarone'' and ''WhereEaglesDare'' ''Film/WhereEaglesDare'' fame. [=MacLean=] wrote it under the pseudonym "Ian Stuart," but subsequent publications give his real name.
3rd Oct '15 10:14:02 PM Kooshmeister
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* SelfDisposingVillain: [[spoiler:Ainsley, like his counterpart Scarlatti in the novel, leaps out of his helicopter rather than tell Barrett where the flask of botulinus is.]]
3rd Oct '15 10:12:13 PM Kooshmeister
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* SelfDisposingVillain: [[spoiler:Scarlatti jumps out of the helicopter at the end, rather than face justice for his crimes.]]
11th Apr '15 1:33:38 PM MarkLungo
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->"To this virus we have given a highly unscientific name, but one which describes it perfectly. The Satan Bug."

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->"To ->''"To this virus we have given a highly unscientific name, but one which describes it perfectly. [[NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast The Satan Bug."Bug]]."''



* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: The General, which is for security purposes. It's said very few people know his real name.

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* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: NoNameGiven[=/=]EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: The General, which is for security purposes. It's said very few people know his real name.
8th Apr '15 6:22:00 PM Kooshmeister
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* FemmeFatalons: Anne scratches up Veretti's cheek pretty badly at one point.
5th Apr '15 4:31:20 PM Kooshmeister
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* DiscretionShot: Twice. First when Reagan is found, and then Dr. Baxter.

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* DiscretionShot: Twice. First when When Reagan is found, found dead, it's behind a table and then out of our view. We don't even get a DeadHandShot. Then when Barrett finds Dr. Baxter.Baxter dead from ThePlague inside the sealed lab, once again, we don't see the body.
5th Apr '15 11:42:17 AM Kooshmeister
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* DiscretionShot: Twice. First when Reagan is found, and then Dr. Baxter.
5th Apr '15 11:13:30 AM Kooshmeister
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* ShutUpHannibal: Done to Ainsley by Barrett, after the former can't actually say what he plans to ''do'' once he rules the world.
5th Apr '15 11:11:29 AM Kooshmeister
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It was adapted into a 1965 film directed by JohnSturges featuring an early score by JerryGoldsmith. While the story was mostly kept the same, all the action was relocated to America and almost the entire cast of characters had their names changed.

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It was adapted into a 1965 film directed by JohnSturges Creator/JohnSturges featuring an early score by JerryGoldsmith.Creator/JerryGoldsmith. While the story was mostly kept the same, all the action was relocated to America and almost the entire cast of characters had their names changed.
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