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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 Deadwood was made into the movie Wild Bill
The book Kazan, The Wolf-Dog was made into the movie Eye of the Wolf
The book The Wings of the Dove was made into the movie The Wings of the Dove
The book Cannery Row was made into the movie Cannery Row
The book Rumble Fish was made into the movie Rumble Fish
The book Little Women was made into the movie Little Women
The book Hell Hath No Fury was made into the movie The Hot Spot
The book Fertig was made into the movie The Confession
The book I Am the Cheese was made into the movie I Am the Cheese
The book Ethan Frome was made into the movie Ethan Frome

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