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*** Atlas Shrugged is an outlier on this list; it's not a straight-up dystopian future story, and a lot of people don't like the politics behind Atlas Shrugged, but it's worth a read, for sure. It's also kind of a bear at over 1,000 pages.
I remember reading "Animal Farm", and "1984", then borrowing a couple more of his from the library as he was clearly a good writer. Then I got as far as "Aspiradista" and never read another thing by him.
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I've read every fiction he has done (including some non-fiction), and 1984 is his only proper "great" work. He does write very well and his books often have flashes of genius, I don't think he ever met his full potential.
There are two. I haven't watched the new one. A couple of years ago my son (almost 22 and has studied movie making and the likes) and I found and tried to watch the old one (can't remember when it was made and am at work so can't have a look at it), I couldn't finish it, I have had 3 goes and am probably a bit over half way through. It sucked and alcohol didn't make it watchable either.
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