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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 Ti-Coyo and His Shark was made into the movie Beyond the Reef
The book Brown's Requiem was made into the movie Brown's Requiem
The book Lords of Discipline was made into the movie Lords of Discipline
The book The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love was made into the movie The Mambo Kings
The book Minotaur was made into the movie Minotaur
The book Marvin and Tige was made into the movie Marvin and Tige
The book Bliss was made into the movie Bliss
The book The Blood Oranges was made into the movie The Blood Oranges
The book The Cider House Rules was made into the movie The Cider House Rules
The book Honorary Consul was made into the movie Honorary Consul

Recent votes by users

The movie Cruel Intentions is better than the book Liaisons Dangereuses, Les
The book Buio e il Miele, Il is better than the movie Scent of a Woman
The movie A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon is better than the book Aren't You Even Gonna Kiss Me Goodbye?
The movie Love Always is better than the book Finding Signs
The movie Blow is better than the book Blow: How a Small Town Boy Made $100 Million with the Medellin Cocaine Cartel and Lost It All