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There are many stories that keep popping up in slightly different versions in different media - books are turned into movies, movies are remade after some years, some of the movies are turned into computer games, the computer games are remade as movies, etc. On this website we are trying to create the guide to original stories that are behind the popular games, movies or books. Why? Because it's worth to know who the author of original story actually was.


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Stalker 1979 review

Stalker 1979

Stalker is hired by two new clients, Writer and Professor, who want him to take them to the center of the Zone. To be exact to place called the Room, that grants any wishes of those, who enter.

Beware of the Dog 1942 review

Beware of the Dog 1942

Spitfire pilot returning from patrol bails-out over English Channel and wakes up in the hospital in Brighton. He soon begins to notice tiny details that are not right in the hospital.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl 2007 review

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl 2007

After the Chernobyl Disaster in 1986 the area around the nuclear power plant became the Zone, where there are no rules.

Roadside Picnic 1971 review

Roadside Picnic 1971

The Zones - areas where human rules does not seem to apply - attract the stalkers, who search for artifacts that they could sell on black market. But there is one artefact they all would like to find - the Golden Sphere that could grant any wish.

36 Hours 1965 review

36 Hours 1965

American intelligence officer is kidnapped by the Germans and locked in the hospital. They are trying to convince him that the war is over.