7 Spooky Movies Based On Books (PHOTOS, POLL)

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

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.

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7 Spooky Movies Based On Books

Filed by: Jessie Kunhardt

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