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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 Congo was made into the movie Congo
The book The Lost World was made into the movie The Lost World
The book Clockers was made into the movie Clockers
The book Still Missing was made into the movie Without a Trace
The book Emma was made into the movie Clueless
The book Schindler's List was made into the movie Schindler's List
The book High Fidelity was made into the movie High Fidelity
The book Sheltering Sky was made into the movie Sheltering Sky
The book Murder in the First was made into the movie Murder in the First
The book Mr. North was made into the movie Mr. North

Recent votes by users

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The movie Tuck Everlasting is better than the book Tuck Everlasting
The book Blow: How a Small Town Boy Made $100 Million with the Medellin Cocaine Cartel and Lost It All is better than the movie Blow
The book The Rosary Murders is better than the movie The Rosary Murders