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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 Garfield (comic) was made into the movie Garfield
The book Buffalo Soldiers was made into the movie Buffalo Soldiers
The book Sheep was made into the movie The Dark
The book Killing Me Softly was made into the movie Killing Me Softly
The book The Cocaine Kids was made into the movie Illtown
The book Enigma was made into the movie Enigma
The book The 16th Round was made into the movie Hurricane
The book Try This One for Size was made into the movie Try This One for Size
The book Hostage was made into the movie Hostage
The book War of the Roses was made into the movie The War of the Roses

Recent votes by users

The book The Garden of God is better than the movie The Return to the Blue Lagoon
The book Congo is better than the movie Congo
The movie The 13th Warrior is better than the book Eaters of the Dead
The book Less Than Zero is better than the movie Less Than Zero
The movie A Cry in the Wild is better than the book Hatchet