What are the differences and similarities between Freak The Mighty (the book) and The Mighty (the movie)?

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I would say that the movie effectively caught the spirit of the book.  The movie faithfully shows that Freak and Max are two very close friends that would be willing to do just about anything for each other.  The movie is similar in that Freak has some kind of a disease as well.  

Unfortunately, anytime a movie is turned into a book, some things are cut or added for cinematic effect.  It's the main reason why I don't like book to movie projects.  The movie adds a basketball scene that was never...

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