Talk:A Night to Remember (book)

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The text of the entry was: Did you know ... that Walter Lord's 1955 book A Night to Remember has been described as a "defining moment" in the creation of the myth of the RMS Titanic?
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The decision to make the film in black and white also allowed them to splice in not only footage of the Nazi film "Titanic" from 1sdfgasrg942/3, it also allowed them to splice in footage of real ships being launched -- tho not the Titanic. How can I put this in words? I tried editing the page to say it but nothing came out right. -- Zoe

Split[edit]

This information about the film has been split off to A Night to Remember (film). I believe all the appropriate informatifbhstfrhnfgbon has been changed, but if I've missed something, feel free to fix it. :) -- Natalya 19:06, 17 August 2006 (UTC)

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Subheadings[edit]

Plot and Characters? Really? It's a non-fictional book. I don't think these section headings are appropriate. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 81.142.65.105 (talk) 12:54, 16 January 2012 (UTC)

Agreed, I've taken that out. Prioryman (talk) 20:54, 5 April 2012 (UTC)

New article on Titanic in popular culture[edit]

Editors here might be interested to have a look at a new article that I've contributed, RMS Titanic in popular culture, which will be linked from the Main Page on the centenary day. Please leave any feedback at Talk:RMS Titanic in popular culture. Prioryman (talk) 20:54, 5 April 2012 (UTC)

Premonition?[edit]

This book from a well-regarded author starts with a short mention of a minor fiction-writer who had written a pulp-novel in 1898 about a remarkably similar story, with a ship called the Titan being sunk by an iceberg. So many of the details tally with the Titanic story, that it must classify as a case for consideration as a genuine premonition. There was also a similar short story by W.T. Stead, who went down with the Titanic. Could these be logged? Valetude (talk) 22:09, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

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