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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 The Body: (story) was made into the movie Stand By Me
The book 30 Days of Night was made into the movie 30 Days of Night
The book Riding in Cars With Boys was made into the movie Riding in Cars With Boys
The book A Civil Action was made into the movie A Civil Action
The book A Kiss Before Dying was made into the movie A Kiss Before Dying
The book Pelican Brief was made into the movie Pelican Brief
The book Like Water for Chocolate was made into the movie Like Water for Chocolate
The book The House of Mirth was made into the movie The House of Mirth
The book Tuck Everlasting was made into the movie Tuck Everlasting
The book Slayground was made into the movie Slayground

Recent votes by users

The book If Only It Were True is better than the movie Just Like Heaven
The book If Only It Were True is better than the movie Just Like Heaven
The book Stand On It is better than the movie Stroker Ace
The movie Killing Me Softly is better than the book Killing Me Softly
The book The Cocaine Kids is better than the movie Illtown