Book vs. Film: "The Long Goodbye" vs. "The Big Lebowski"

Column by Christopher Shultz
Though not a direct adaptation, the Chandler-esque film from the Coen brothers nonetheless captures the essence of the sixth Marlowe novel.
The Dude and the Zen Master'

The Dude Will Abide Once Again... In Book Form

News by Rob Hart March 19, 2012
Jeff Bridges will co-write a book with the tentative title 'The Dude and the Zen Master', based in part on the freewheeling philosophy of his character from 'The Big Lebowski'.