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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 Like Water for Chocolate was made into the movie Like Water for Chocolate
The book The House of Mirth was made into the movie The House of Mirth
The book Tuck Everlasting was made into the movie Tuck Everlasting
The book Slayground was made into the movie Slayground
The book The Island was made into the movie The Island
The book Crooked Hearts was made into the movie Crooked Hearts
The book Lord of the Flies was made into the movie Lord of the Flies
The book Seven Years in Tibet was made into the movie Seven Years in Tibet
The book I Am David was made into the movie I Am David
The book Mother's Boys was made into the movie Mother's Boys

Recent votes by users

The book The Heat of Ramadan is better than the movie The Point Men
The book Forrest Gump is better than the movie Forrest Gump
The movie Unstrung Heroes is better than the book Unstrung Heroes
The movie Ella Enchanted is better than the book Ella Enchanted
The movie White Mischief is better than the book White Mischief