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Book to Movie

Innocence and Expectation

Cherie Desai | Posted 10.01.2013 | Books
Cherie Desai

Great Expectations, the television miniseries made in 2011, was one of those few, rare films which I enjoyed as much as the book. Dicken's storytelling has a quality that cannot be put on screen, but the main characters were cleverly translated.

Bollywood's Doing Their Own Book Adaptations

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

While 'Hello', starring Salman Khan, was based on his book 'One Night @ the Call Centre', box-office hit '3 Idiots' was inspired by his book 'Five Poi...

Stephen King's 'Dark Tower' Movie Is A Go

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The unique deal will have Ron Howard directing the first film in the trilogy and the first season of the TV series, Universal Pictures and NBC Univers...

Will A Hot Book Always Become A Money-Making Movie?

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Some books reach a cultural saturation point, where everyone -- great aunts and frat boys, baristas and coffee patrons, defense attorneys and police o...

Five Beverly Cleary Books We'd Like Adapted

Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Christine Champ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Every little sister who's ever tormented her big sister by, say ... baking a rubber doll into her birthday cake (or relished reading about Ramona Quim...

Joe Hill's 'Horns': Success Outs Him As Stephen King's Son

Boston Globe | Joel Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When Joe Hill decided to become a writer -- a horror writer no less -- he knew comparisons to his father, Stephen King, would be inevitable. So he tri...

The 11 Best Male Movie Adaptions (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz and Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" premiered last week, and became just the most recent blockbuster thriller to be based on a book -- Robert Harris's...

'Lovely Bones' Movie Is 'Disappointing Adaptation' Of The Alice Sebold Novel

San Jose Mercury News | Randy Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the disappointing adaptation of "The Lovely Bones," director Peter Jackson runs wild with the CGI, a ludicrous decision that sucks the emotion out ...