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We Are Legion (We Are Bob)
- Bobiverse, Book 1
- By: Dennis E. Taylor
- Narrated by: Ray Porter
- Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
Bob Johansson has just sold his software company and is looking forward to a life of leisure. There are places to go, books to read, and movies to watch. So it's a little unfair when he gets himself killed crossing the street. Bob wakes up a century later to find that corpsicles have been declared to be without rights, and he is now the property of the state. He has been uploaded into computer hardware and is slated to be the controlling AI in an interstellar probe looking for habitable planets.
Ignore the Publisher's Summary! This is Amazing!
- By PW on 04-12-17
A Great Addition of READY PLAYER ONE fans
What did you love best about We Are Legion (We Are Bob)?
Mr Taylor does an excellent job of mixing the science, science fiction and pop culture into a hilarious and thought provoking narrative. Ray Porter is playing on an another level with his spot on and enthralling narration.
Which character – as performed by Ray Porter – was your favorite?
Which character – as performed by Ray Porter – was your favorite? Bob, clearly.
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The Disaster Artist
- My Life inside 'The Room', the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
- By: Greg Sestero, Tom Bissell
- Narrated by: Greg Sestero
- Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
Nineteen-year-old Greg Sestero met Tommy Wiseau at an acting school in San Francisco. Wiseau's scenes were rivetingly wrong, yet Sestero, hypnotized by such uninhibited acting, thought, "I have to do a scene with this guy." That impulse changed both of their lives. The Disaster Artist is Greg Sestero's laugh-out-loud funny account of how Tommy Wiseau defied every law of artistry, business, and friendship to make "the Citizen Kane of bad movies" ( Entertainment Weekly), which is now an international phenomenon.
You Have to Listen to This Book!
- By Henry Strickler on 08-28-14
A cautionary tale for any young actor
Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?
This is a great book for any young actor thinking about moving to LA. Being well beyond young or new to LA these tales ring true based on the anecdotal stories of friends and colleagues - none of which were involved with this film.
What didn’t you like about Greg Sestero’s performance?
Greg's performance is a bit inconsistent at the top of certain chapters his resonance changes. It feels like he's not warmed up or has gone back to re - record. Overall this is an very good first audiobook performance from the actor.
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