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Fifty Shades of Grey Review (Video)

Video: Is Fifty Shades of Grey Worth Reading?

It seems like everyone's talking about Fifty Shades of Grey, but is the sexy book worth the read? BuzzSugar editors Becky Kirsch and Shannon Vestal break down the pop culture phenomenon, including its genesis as Twilight fan fiction to its presence in Hollywood and the latest on the movie news.

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KarKarB24 KarKarB24 4 years
I'm not racing home to read it every night, but I am slowly plugging away (on book two now). In the end, I like to stay on top of the happenings in pop culture, which is why I am sticking to it!
KarKarB24 KarKarB24 4 years
 @Angelica and her "subconscious" — two different "people" I gather, but both overused!
Margarethe Margarethe 4 years
like a herd of sheep , because they tell you to read it, sorry you are mindless puppets following a Trend , omgomgomg ...I read something about BDSM ,how lovely, I want a Christian for myself , these statement show exactly you lost your mind. Reading Trash is one thing and maybe entertaining, but reading 3 Books of Trash is a sad statement , SO TO ALL THE MRS SPRINGERS OUT THERE try some erotic reading where the characters are not stolen from a Teenage Saga , a story what actual enhances your view , like Anne Rice " Beauty Series" To all the cougars out there , you are not 21 and Ana
jaan_black jaan_black 4 years
I've heard the overuse of "like" and "wow" will annoy me so I'm not spending a dime on this trash, I'll borrow my friend's ;)
planetkate planetkate 4 years
The writing is horrible, but that didn't stop me (and hundreds of thousands of other people) from devouring them...there is a time and place for almost any story.   The comment below makes us sound like mindless puppets for wanting to see what all the fuss is about, but I have no shame admitting that FSOG is a great 'beside the pool' read. I can agree with the review that without the crazy sex, it probably wouldn't work. 
planetkate planetkate 4 years
The writing is horrible, but that didn't stop me (and hundreds of thousand of other people) from devouring them...there is a time and place for almost any story. The comment below makes us sound like mindless puppets for wanting to see what all the fuss is about, but I have no shame admitting that FSOG is a great 'beside the pool' read. I can agree with the review that without the crazy sex, it probably wouldn't work. 
Margarethe Margarethe 4 years
Perfect to stir away from Hunger, crashing housing Markets, declining education ( this is why it's so popular in the first place) deflation and being horn y . This overhyped nonsense with these awful characters , one a doormat the other one " Hot," is the perfect example that we stopped thinking and making decision , we follow a trend because we are manipulated idiots. If you really want to read a Love Story with a deeper meaning, read something what doesn't consists with a girl who would do whatever it takes not to loose a clearly disturbed , but hot guy, and a real man who doesn't present her with a contract without even knowing she is a virgin, so PATHETIC . This Book is so cheap that I can't even hate it  but wipe my Butt with the pages
nilla50 nilla50 4 years
Okay, the story line was good. The books, overall, were quite boring. Ana kept repeating herself and the inner goddess got on my damned nerves. Christian kept insisting that Anna eat. Too much redundancy, WOW!!! Some parts of the trilogy, sounded like a teenager wrote it. No offense to the author, but, the writing was not very good. One last thing.... I'm all for any kind of sex, but, who has sex 4 or 5 times a day. Yeah, right! You ask why did  I read all three books??? Because I paid $29.99 and I wanted to attempt to get my money's worth. A movie adaptation to be made, with Ryan Gosling and Scarlett Johansson, you say.I truly hope not, cause Ryan Gosling is no Christian Grey and ScarJo isn't Anastacia Steele. Try Matt Bomer and Emmy Rossum. At any rate, it's Twilight shit, all over again and I'm a Twihard!!!! Enough already!!!!!
Astridpty30 Astridpty30 4 years
I loved all 3 books ... I refused to read it because all the fuzz but i felt into it .. I think yes there´s Kinky fuckery (as christian said) but there´s a love story behind , and some drama and thrill ... it has everything perhaps this book wont get a prize for the book of the year , but it really give you some fun moments! I love the chemistry between the character and I love the fact this girl have more voice than Bella , love her inner goddess and her subconscious.... For the movie I cant imagine anyone else than Henry Cavil and I will have to stick with Kristen Stweart.. and yes I will agree with the popsugar editor you have to read it in private coz now everyone knows about it and think u r reading it coz ur inner goddess love Kinky fuckery
ffrski ffrski 4 years
Loved Ana's Inner Goddess!
Faye2577841 Faye2577841 4 years
If FSOG wasn't worth it, would this article even exist? Its not supposed to be the next high literary piece of writing, it's a fantasy that people are indulging in.
Go2Girl Go2Girl 4 years
This book kind of reminds me of watching Red Shoe Diaries which I admit sucked me when it was airing on tv. I think the reaction from this book by so many women reveals that we all need a little more fantasy in our life, for me it's 50 shades of shoes that really gets me hot, but that's just me.
anabj anabj 4 years
 @Lauren Bradshaw I´m reading it for the same reason and I can´t believe so many girls love it. 
Angelica Angelica 4 years
Oye, the "Inner goddess" references made me cringe! 
Lauren-Bradshaw Lauren-Bradshaw 4 years
Oh my gosh, yes, "inner goddess!" I agree, I definitely did a big eye roll every time I read that reference. I wasn't a huge fan of the book, but I am glad I read it just to know what all the hype was about.
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