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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 Good Vibes was made into the movie Let It Ride
The book Seize the Day was made into the movie Seize the Day
The book Trucks (story) was made into the movie Maximum Overdrive
The book Hannibal was made into the movie Hannibal
The book The Untouchables was made into the movie The Untouchables
The book American Hero was made into the movie Wag the Dog
The book Primal Fear was made into the movie Primal Fear
The book The Journey of August King was made into the movie The Journey of August King
The book Cold Mountain was made into the movie Cold Mountain
The book Nurse Matilda (stories) was made into the movie Nanny McPhee

Recent votes by users

The book Hellblazer: Original Sin (comic) is better than the movie Constantine
The movie Freejack is better than the book Immortality, Inc.
The movie Dune is better than the book Dune
The book Dune is better than the movie Dune
The movie Duma is better than the book How It Was With Dooms: A True Story From Africa