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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 Diva was made into the movie Diva
The book The Shining was made into the movie The Shining
The book MacBeth was made into the movie Miss June
The book Natasha's Story was made into the movie Welcome to Sarajevo
The book Evil Under the Sun was made into the movie Evil Under the Sun
The book Faraday's Flowers was made into the movie Shanghai Surprise
The book War of the Worlds was made into the movie War of the Worlds
The book The Sicilian was made into the movie The Sicilian
The book Night and the City was made into the movie Night and the City
The book Ghost World was made into the movie Ghost World

Recent votes by users

The movie The Beans of Egypt, Maine is better than the book The Beans of Egypt, Maine
The movie GoodFellas is better than the book Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family
The book Exit Wounds is better than the movie Exit Wounds
The movie The Grass Harp is better than the book The Grass Harp
The book Miss Shumway Waves a Wand is better than the movie Rough Magic