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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 Nobody's Fool was made into the movie Nobody's Fool
The book The Lonely Lady was made into the movie The Lonely Lady
The book Dolores Claiborne was made into the movie Dolores Claiborne
The book Mystic River was made into the movie Mystic River
The book Immortality, Inc. was made into the movie Freejack
The book The Crate and Weeds: (stories) was made into the movie Creepshow
The book Last Legion was made into the movie Last Legion
The book Execution of Charles Horman was made into the movie Missing
The book Burton and Speke was made into the movie Mountains of the Moon
The book Miss Shumway Waves a Wand was made into the movie Rough Magic

Recent votes by users

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The movie Stranger in the Kingdom is better than the book A Stranger in the Kingdom