• nottheleastbrave:
BUT THE ACTING HERE. BECAUSE HE'S DIGORY. AND
HE BUILT THAT WARDROBE. WITH THE WOOD FROM
THE TREE HE PLANTED. AND SO HE KNOWS IT'S
NARNIA. HE'S WAITED HIS WHOLE LIFE, AND HE'S
PROBABLY GIVEN UP AND SHOVED THAT HOPE
AWAY IN THE BACK OF HIS MIND AND SUDDENLY
THESE FOUR CHILDREN SHOW UP AND THEY FIND
Fun fact: CS Lewis based the professor on JRR Tolkien.
Tolkien in turn based Treebeard on CS Lewis.
that is a very fun fact yes
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    • Tolkien and Lewis were best friends. They were both batshit crazy and got along extremely well and often pulled pranks on the other teachers.
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    • "Either your sister is telling lies, or she is mad, or she is telling the truth. You know she doesn’t tell lies and it is obvious that she is not mad. For the moment then and unless any further evidence turns up, we must assume that she is telling the truth."
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    • CS Lewis was a world leading child psychologist but is ignored because he was an avid Christian.
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    • Jrr Tolkien converted cs Lewis to Christianity
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    • Have you ever fucking read the first book? Why would Disney fucking start the movies out after the book that explains literally everything!!! Why the lamp post is there, why they are called Sons of Adam and Daughters of Eve.... Everything!
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    • Narnia is kids LOTR
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    • Thinkin about watching Narnia again. Is it worth it?
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    • I should've named my dog Tolkien, cause he likes to stop and stare at every tree for 20 minutes
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    • The first Narnia movies was great and I’m pretty sure it had Christian Innuendos. But the rest of the movies sucked ass.
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    • Jolkien Rolkien Rolkien Tolkien
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    • No one knows that in the books Susan grew up to no longer believe in Narnia. And all the Pevensies and Eustace died in a horrible train accident except Susan. Childhood ruined.
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    • Are you with me? To the death. FOR NARNIA AND FOR ASLAN!!!
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    • I recently read “The Horse and his Boy” By C.S. Lewis and it was beautiful
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    • OK BUT LISTEN LET ME TYPE IN ALL CAPS SO YOU GET IT
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    • WHY ARE YOU SCREAMING?!
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    • Am I the only one that truly does want to believe in some form of religion. But can't because it seems the only way you can is to have some form of faith. I get that the point of religion is "faith" but what's the difference between that and "Dude just trust me".
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    • The magicians nephew who brought evil to a world seeing new faces about to enter the world he watched be created.
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    • I really wish they’d redo the movies with more influence from the books. I love the original movies because I grew up with them but they could be so much more.
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    • I forgot about that. Read that book so long ago what was even called the boy and the horse? It's from the one with the ponds leading to different worlds were it turns out the witch was a queen from a dying world that made invaded Narnia
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    • Her lips can catch this dick
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    • She thinks she found a magical land. *professor does nothing* In upstairs wardrobe. *Oh you mean THAT magical land?*
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    • Those are my 2 favorite book series and I didn't know they had a connection like that
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    • Love the movies. The sequels aren't that great compared to the first, but still okay.
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    • Fun fact I’ve actually seen the wardrobe that C.S Lewis based it off of. It’s in a little college library in Chicago.
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    • Treebeard was based on his best friend I believe. Unless they were best friends. Then talleyhoo
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    • Yes, that’s how “acting” works. Also, WHY ARE WE YELLING?
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    • I miss Narnia. I might have to go back and read the books.
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    • I think I had all the Narnia books at some point but I can barely remember what any of them were about. Maybe worth jumping into.
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    • Tolkien and Lewis k1lled Germans together in ww1
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    • They had a writing club called the inklings
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    • I’m just gonna say it. I don’t care that you broke your elbow
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    • Unfortunately, it turns out that they were dead all along.
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    • Me and Cs Lewis where just discussin
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    • Fucking loud noise text
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    • SHUSH
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    • Anna Popplewell is a babe
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    • Just wanted to comment that I didn't read this because it's way too long.
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    • Hell, he was one of the few humans to have seen Narnia get created by Aslan.
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    • I remember watching the first one a verrrryy long time ago but the only thing I can remember is Santa clause bringing the little girl some healing potion or something like that
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    • I really really wish they had done all the books as movies ala Harry Potter. Definitely give all the books a read!!
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    • Maybe the real Narnia is the friends you make along the way.
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    • Narnia is an absolutely amazing series if you don’t mind getting Christianity shoved down your throat
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    • Lucy can get it
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    • Cs Lewis was a massive racist.
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    • K but this explains nothing. 1 what did he wait his whole life for? What was he hoping for? 2. How is the acting spot on. He didnt really build the wardrobe from a tree he planted. This post is dead retardes
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    • I don't know why they just explained the interation that just played out. Yeah, I've never seen the movie, I've read like, 1/6 of the book, even if you hadn't you would figure out it's Narnia. I don't know why Tumblr users have to explain out the most mundane things like their the only person who's
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    • Glad Ifunny is still garbo. I didn't miss much
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    • How are kee lips so incredibly thick
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    • Join arstotzka to get rid of porn and shit or something idc just do it
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    • Cool
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    • She’s got some DSLs
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    • OK BUT WHY ARE WE SCREAMING THOUGH?!?
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    • Those movies were so painfully disappointing.
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    • If I remember in the books. It was mentioned humans use to visit the land a come and go a lot. It’s why a lot of the residents knew what a human was. It’s also mentioned in another book about someone who used to visit through their life then just suddenly stopped coming. It’s been a while
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    • You know I've never seen Narnia, I had a chance to once but I didn't take it. Should I buy it? How many movies are there?
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    • Natalie flowers
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    • Both book 1 and book 2 of the Narnia series are good stand alone stories.
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    • The power of manifestation
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    • Fun fact! I wish tumblrtards didn’t exist
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    • thats true actually they sqy it in the directors commentary of the lord of the rings
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    • Thats a ugly ass lil kid ngl
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    • First Narnia movie was good all the rest were shit.
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    • Hmmm
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    • why does she vaguely look like lil tay
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    • I always had a huge crush on susan
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    • Can we get these features WITHOUT THE OBNOXIOUS ALL CAPS YELLING AND DYING AND SQUEELING AND HOLLERING
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    • Ok thats a cool story, but why in all caps
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    • Idk why but her lips are really pissing me off
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    • Was that girl 18 in that movie. Cause if not i may have sinned
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    • Cs Lewis was homophobic af
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    • That’s not Digory. That’s Slughorn
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    • NO BUT HERES THE BEST PART! TYPING IN ALL CAPS TRUTHFULLY ADDS TO THE CONTENT OF WHAT I AM SAYING! IF I DIDNT CAPITALIZE IT YOU WOULD PROBABLY NOT EVEN FIND THE FACT INTERESTING
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    • Even the fucking trees walked in the movie.
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    • Pfft. Crazy girl. Next thing she’ll be saying is there is war in Ba Sing Sa or something
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    • I always wanted to fuck her.
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    • Fun fact. JRR Tolkien stands for Jolkien Rolkien Rolkien Tolkien
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    • She was busty as FUCK in those movies.
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    • Who is diggory?
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    • God I love Narnia so much guys you don’t understand. I had the DVD’s as a kid and watched the shit out of them for no reason. I basically have the whole movie memorized.
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    • You don’t need to read into it retard
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    • The Tolkien movie was alright, kinda wished I saw CS Lewis in it.
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    • I LOVE IT WHEN TUMBLR TARDS EXPLAIN THE JOKE IN ALL CAPS CUZ THEY THINK THEIR SMART FOR UNDERSTANDING BASIC COMEDY
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    • Another fun fact, CS Lewis did a bunch of writing for the Catholic Church and his works on the subject are widely regarded as some of the best in the faith. What many don’t know is that he was very much not Catholic in his early life and was actually converted to the faith by Tolkien while at Oxford
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    • Fun fact, Tolkien and Lewis were friends and developed their stories together which is why they are so similar. Tolkien was a staunch atheist and Lewis a devout believer, yet they had a great friendship. Wish more were like that still.
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    • Ah yes, The Magician's Nephew. Should have started the movies there imo
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    • I would really love to see the first book in the movies. To see that magic come to life.
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    • Those people suck at english
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    • I wish I could understand what this meme was about so that I could laugh, smile or chuckle like the rest of you guys
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    • J.R.R tolkein also called Narnia to childish, and said no one would like it.
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    • None of those(if they where) facts where funny
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    • I had to track down the wiki to figure out wth they were talking about. Dude it's amazing
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    • i’m a big tolkien fan but haven’t watched narnia in years just might now
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    • Tumbler is for people who never played outside as kids
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    • Who’s Digory?
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