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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 Devotion was made into the movie Devotion
The book Morality Play was made into the movie The Reckoning
The book The Safety of Objects: Stories was made into the movie The Safety of Objects
The book The Dark Wind was made into the movie The Dark Wind
The book Les Miserables was made into the movie Les Miserables
The book The Running Man: (story) was made into the movie The Running Man
The book Hart's War was made into the movie Hart's War
The book Rules of Attraction was made into the movie Rules of Attraction
The book Great Expectations was made into the movie Great Expectations
The book La Jangada was made into the movie Eight Hundred Leagues Down the Amazon

Recent votes by users

The movie Drive Me Crazy is better than the book Drive Me Crazy
The movie A Simple Twist of Fate is better than the book Silas Marner
The movie Sweet Hereafter is better than the book The Sweet Hereafter
The book Heat is better than the movie Heat
The movie Buddy is better than the book Animals Are My Hobby