Movies that are kept in your Book Shelf!


Adapting books as a screenplay for movies has been going on as a routine in the movie business in any form of cinema. Adaptation of novels or stories into movies is another way of putting out quality literature by transforming it into a screenplay for a movie on the big screen. Here’s a short list of books that might be kept in your movie hard-disk.

  • Gone With the Wind:


Director: Victor Fleming | Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh |

Based on: Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

  • The Godfather


Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Starring: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino |

Based on: The Godfather by Mario Puzo

  • Gone Girl


Director: David Fincher | Starring: Ben Affleck, Roasmund Pike, Neil Pattrick Harris |

Based on the Novel by: Gillian Flynn

  • Fifty Shades of Grey


Director: Sam Taylor Johnson | Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan

Based on  the Novel: Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L James

  • Inkheart


Director: Ian Softley | Starring: Brendon Faser, Eliza Bennett

Based on the book: Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

  • The Hunger Games


Director: Gary Ross | Starring: Jennifer Lawerence, Josh Hutcherson |

Based on: The Hunger Games by Suzzane Collins

  • Life of Pi


Director: Ang Lee | Starring: Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Tabu

Based on: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

These are a very few examples; different storylines or concepts give birth to many different ideas and with diverse applications of multiple forms of media, a story can be put out in so many different formats. Some people prefer books over the movies, and some can’t get over the movies to read the books.

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