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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 Father of Frankenstein was made into the movie Gods and Monsters
The book I Capture the Castle was made into the movie I Capture the Castle
The book The Ex was made into the movie The Ex
The book Hard Feelings was made into the movie Hard Feelings
The book The Chamber was made into the movie The Chamber
The book Cal was made into the movie Cal
The book Resurrection Man was made into the movie Resurrection Man
The book Next-to-Last Train Ride was made into the movie Finders Keepers
The book Good Father was made into the movie Good Father
The book The Raft: (story) was made into the movie Creepshow 2

Recent votes by users

The book Why Me? is better than the movie Why Me?
The book Girl is better than the movie Girl
The book Hell Hath No Fury is better than the movie The Hot Spot
The book The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest is better than the movie The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest
The book Dry White Season is better than the movie Dry White Season