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7 Spooky Movies Based On Books (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post   First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 03:30 PM ET

Many of the best and scariest movies out there were first books, though it's easy to forget sometimes. Just in time for Halloween, here are 7 scary movies that were based on books.

Which do you think was scarier: the movie or the book?

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Frankenstein
 
Book: 1818, by Mary Shelley

Movie: 1931, directed by James Whale
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Filed by: Jessie Kunhardt



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