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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 The Juror was made into the movie The Juror
The book In the Heat of the Night was made into the movie The Mean Season
The book Toy Soldiers was made into the movie Toy Soldiers
The book Papa Was a Preacher was made into the movie Papa Was a Preacher
The book Frankenstein was made into the movie Frankenstein
The book Of Love and Shadows was made into the movie Of Love and Shadows
The book Farewell to the King was made into the movie Farewell to the King
The book A Thousand Acres was made into the movie A Thousand Acres
The book Eat a Bowl of Tea was made into the movie Eat a Bowl of Tea
The book Slapstick; Or Lonesome No More was made into the movie Slapstick

Recent votes by users

The movie Brown's Requiem is better than the book Brown's Requiem
The book Cold Heaven is better than the movie Cold Heaven
The movie Lurking Fear is better than the book Lurking Fear (story)
The movie I Am the Cheese is better than the book I Am the Cheese
The movie Big Trouble is better than the book Big Trouble