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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 Sabrina was made into the movie Sabrina
The book Skins was made into the movie Skins
The book Good Vibes was made into the movie Let It Ride
The book Seize the Day was made into the movie Seize the Day
The book Trucks (story) was made into the movie Maximum Overdrive
The book Hannibal was made into the movie Hannibal
The book The Untouchables was made into the movie The Untouchables
The book American Hero was made into the movie Wag the Dog
The book Primal Fear was made into the movie Primal Fear
The book The Journey of August King was made into the movie The Journey of August King

Recent votes by users

The book Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life in the Mafia is better than the movie Donnie Brasco
The book Liaisons Dangereuses, Les is better than the movie Cruel Intentions
The book A River Ran Out of Eden is better than the movie The Golden Seal
The movie Cruel Intentions is better than the book Liaisons Dangereuses, Les
The book Silas Marner is better than the movie A Simple Twist of Fate