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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 Housekeeping was made into the movie Housekeeping
The book Mosquito Coast was made into the movie Mosquito Coast
The book The Mill on the Floss was made into the movie The Mill on the Floss
The book Misunderstood was made into the movie Misunderstood
The book Timeline was made into the movie Timeline
The book Portrait of a Young Man Drowning was made into the movie Six Ways to Sunday
The book After Dark, My Sweet was made into the movie After Dark, My Sweet
The book About a Boy was made into the movie About a Boy
The book Our Sunshine was made into the movie Ned Kelly
The book Notes From Underground was made into the movie Notes From Underground

Recent votes by users

The book The Night I Followed the Dog is better than the movie The Night I Followed the Dog
The movie Apollo 13 is better than the book Lost Moon
The movie Diabolique is better than the book Celle Qui N'Etait Plus
The book Miami Blues is better than the movie Miami Blues
The movie Fast Sofa is better than the book Fast Sofa