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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 Homeward Bound was made into the movie Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
The book Pet Sematary was made into the movie Pet Sematary
The book The Snow Walker was made into the movie The Snow Walker
The book Keys to Tulsa was made into the movie Keys to Tulsa
The book The Beans of Egypt, Maine was made into the movie The Beans of Egypt, Maine
The book The Human Factor was made into the movie The Human Factor
The book Jane Eyre was made into the movie Jane Eyre
The book Stella Dallas was made into the movie Stella
The book Turtle Beach was made into the movie Turtle Beach
The book Empire of the Sun was made into the movie Empire of the Sun

Recent votes by users

The movie The Hunt for Red October is better than the book The Hunt for Red October
The movie Foxfire is better than the book Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang
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