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14th Feb '17 7:51:37 AM Sapphirea2
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* The main focus of ''ThePagemaster''

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* The main focus of ''ThePagemaster''''ThePagemaster''.



* The ''Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'' ExpandedUniverse novel ''Lost in a Book'' has Belle, during her stay in the Beast's castle, discover a Type 2 portal book, ''Nevermore'', in the vast library. Unlike most such books, she can enter and leave it freely...''at first''.



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* The pirate movie ''Film/MagicIsland'' has a boy named Jack get sucked into his book. He ends up saving a mermaid and some treasure from Blackbeard the pirate.
* ''Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'' has a variation that ties into its AdaptationExpansion: The Enchantress left one of these behind for the Beast on top of his magic mirror and enchanted rose. What does it do? [[spoiler: It allows the user to travel anywhere they wish in the world. Belle and the Beast use it to visit her childhood home in Paris, and the sad backstory of her Missing Mom is revealed in the process]]. See also Literature below.
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* The Land Of Stories: The Wishing Spell (and presumably the other books in the LOS series) by Chris Colfer focus on two kids who enter a magical land through a book.

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* The ''The Land Of Stories: The Wishing Spell Spell'' (and presumably the other books in the LOS series) by Chris Colfer focus on two kids who enter a magical land through a book.book.
* The ''Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'' ExpandedUniverse novel ''Lost in a Book'' has {{Bookworm}} Belle, during her stay in the Beast's castle, discover a magical book (''Nevermore'') in the vast library. And she can enter and leave its MagicalLand freely...''at first''. An unusual example in that Belle's "real world" is already quite magical.



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* The Pirate movie ''Film/MagicIsland'' has a boy named Jack get sucked into his book. He ends up saving a mermaid and some treasure from Blackbeard the pirate.
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14th Feb '17 7:41:14 AM Sapphirea2
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* DavidWeisner's Caldecott award-winning picture book version of Literature/ThreeLittlePigs plays with this as, partway through the story, the pigs realize they can leave their book and visit characters in other stories, resulting in some impressive {{Art Shift}}s.

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* DavidWeisner's Caldecott award-winning picture book version of Literature/ThreeLittlePigs ''Literature/ThreeLittlePigs'' plays with this as, partway through the story, the pigs realize they can leave their book and visit characters in other stories, resulting in some impressive {{Art Shift}}s.Shift}}s.
* The ''Film/BeautyAndTheBeast2017'' ExpandedUniverse novel ''Lost in a Book'' has Belle, during her stay in the Beast's castle, discover a Type 2 portal book, ''Nevermore'', in the vast library. Unlike most such books, she can enter and leave it freely...''at first''.
23rd Jan '17 1:53:38 PM Morgenthaler
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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "The Day the Earth Stood Stupid," the Chief Giant Brain trapped Fry and Leela's minds into such books as ''Literature/TomSawyer'', ''Literature/MobyDick'', and ''PrideAndPrejudice''. Fry finally defeats it by trapping his mind in a book of his own writing, "a crummy world of plot holes and spelling errors."

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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "The Day the Earth Stood Stupid," the Chief Giant Brain trapped Fry and Leela's minds into such books as ''Literature/TomSawyer'', ''Literature/MobyDick'', and ''PrideAndPrejudice''.''Literature/PrideAndPrejudice''. Fry finally defeats it by trapping his mind in a book of his own writing, "a crummy world of plot holes and spelling errors."
23rd Dec '16 7:38:22 PM lol_lee_lol
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* The main focus of ''ThePagemaster''



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%%* ''WesternAnimation/ThePagemaster''* This trope is the main focus of ''WesternAnimation/ThePagemaster''.
14th Dec '16 5:48:21 AM Luppercus
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/PeterPanAndThePirates'' thanks to fairy magic the cast travel inside the book ''Literature/AliceInWonderland'' with the characters taking the roles of the book's characters.
14th Dec '16 5:39:23 AM Luppercus
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* El Exprimidor de Libros (The Book Squeezer) in ''Series/OdiseaBurbujas'', a device that allows the main characters to travel inside books, often use to teach kids about literature, as the show is educational.
2nd Oct '16 12:51:45 PM nombretomado
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* Jasper Fforde's ''Literature/ThursdayNext'' is all about this. For example, Thursday traps Jack Schitt in a copy of EdgarAllanPoe's "The Raven" in the first book.

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* Jasper Fforde's ''Literature/ThursdayNext'' is all about this. For example, Thursday traps Jack Schitt in a copy of EdgarAllanPoe's Creator/EdgarAllanPoe's "The Raven" in the first book.
7th Aug '16 10:09:15 PM Sabrewing
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* The Z book in the Creator/CirqueDuSoleil show ''ZED'' initially drew its two clowns into another world when they jumped into the book. They come back out at the end, but the denizens of the other world seemed to have followed them.

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* The Z book in the Creator/CirqueDuSoleil show ''ZED'' initially drew its two clowns into another world when they jumped into the book. They come back out at the end, but the denizens of the other world seemed to have followed them.them and have no desire to go back, despite needful protests from the clowns.
7th Aug '16 10:07:46 PM Sabrewing
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* The Z book in the Creator/CirqueDuSoleil show ''ZED'' initially drew its two clowns into another world when they jumped into the book. They come back out at the end, but the denizens of the other world seemed to have followed them.
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29th Jun '16 5:43:07 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "The Day the Earth Stood Stupid," the Chief Giant Brain trapped Fry and Leela's minds into such books as ''TomSawyer'', ''Literature/MobyDick'', and ''PrideAndPrejudice''. Fry finally defeats it by trapping his mind in a book of his own writing, "a crummy world of plot holes and spelling errors."

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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "The Day the Earth Stood Stupid," the Chief Giant Brain trapped Fry and Leela's minds into such books as ''TomSawyer'', ''Literature/TomSawyer'', ''Literature/MobyDick'', and ''PrideAndPrejudice''. Fry finally defeats it by trapping his mind in a book of his own writing, "a crummy world of plot holes and spelling errors."
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