I love the book, and I loved the movie. Some reviews said the ending was boring, but it ended essentially the same way as the book - it's supposed to make you think. And it's awesome that Yann Martel won't answer questions like "So which story was true, the one with the tiger or the one without?" If you haven't seen it and are interested:
Yann Martel Answers His Public
"Life of Pi" makes me think enough on its own, but your article added a few more things that I'll be really pondering the next time I read it...
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