• The Severus Snape of the films is very different from the one in the books. 1 / 10

  • While Alan Rickman's performance was one of the best of the whole saga... 2 / 10

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  • It lacked the darkness and cruelty of the book version. 3 / 10

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  • In the books, Snape is vindictive, cruel, and aggressive... 4 / 10

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  • With some readers seeing him as a puppet of both Dumbledore and Voldemort. 5 / 10

  • The film version was more contained and calculating... 6 / 10

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  • And made it easier for viewers to forgive him when his motivations were revealed... 7 / 10

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  • While readers have had a more difficult time doing so. 8 / 10

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  • In the end, each reader/viewer will make its final verdict depending on the version they know best. 9 / 10

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