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This site contains a database of movies that were based on a book. You can search by movie or book name, year of release or publication, as well director, starring actors, movie studio, author or book publisher. Browse the list of top books turned into movies, and find the movie version of your favorite novels or stories.

You can even vote on which one you like more, the movie or the book. Eventually, you'll be able to login and save your favorite movies and books, talk to other members through a message board, and contribute your own notes and comments on any movie adaptation of a novel or story. Let us know if you'd like us to add any features!


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Some books that were made into movies

The book Eye of the Needle was made into the movie Eye of the Needle
The book Oscar and Lucinda was made into the movie Oscar and Lucinda
The book Get Shorty was made into the movie Get Shorty
The book Cross-Country was made into the movie Cross Country
The book Macbeth (play) was made into the movie Scotland, Pa.
The book Relic was made into the movie The Relic
The book A History of Violence was made into the movie A History of Violence
The book Firefox was made into the movie Firefox
The book Awakenings was made into the movie Awakenings
The book Fair Game was made into the movie Fair Game

Recent votes by users

The book 24 Hours is better than the movie Trapped
The book The Deputy: (play) is better than the movie Amen
The book Mariette in Ecstasy is better than the movie Mariette in Ecstasy
The movie Gymkata is better than the book The Terrible Game
The movie Gymkata is better than the book The Terrible Game