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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 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
The book Lurking Fear (story) was made into the movie Lurking Fear
The book The Devil's Advocate was made into the movie The Devil's Advocate
The book Windwalker was made into the movie Windwalker
The book Death of Napoleon was made into the movie Emperor's New Clothes
The book A Stranger in the Kingdom was made into the movie Stranger in the Kingdom
The book Ironweed was made into the movie Ironweed
The book The Tailor of Panama was made into the movie The Tailor of Panama

Recent votes by users

The movie Matilda is better than the book Matilda
The book Criss-Cross is better than the movie Underneath
The movie Farewell to the King is better than the book Farewell to the King
The book Father Sky is better than the movie Taps
The movie Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is better than the book Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream