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100+ Best Movies Based on Books

Books provide the perfect source material for movies. They are complete stories with well-developed characters and plots that can be easily adapted for the big screen. Some of the best movie franchises come from adapting successful books. For example, the Harry Potter series, The Hunger Games, and The Lord of the Rings are all based on novels.

This list compiles the top 100 best-rated movies that were based on books. We've included the book titles they were based on, the author, and where you can watch each of them. So you can see the best movies based on books on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, Disney + and more. The list is ordered based on the highest IMDb rating.

You can use this list as a checklist, by copying it. Simply create your own copy and use it to mark down each of the movies you've watched.

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Here's a list of some of the best movies that approach the subject of slavery, either as the main topic or as a backdrop for individual stories. It may be difficult to confront and hard to understand how human beings would use others as slaves, and that is why it is so important we learn the stories of the people who suffered through those days.

These films will shed light on the struggles endured, show real suffering, and provide inspiration for us all as we strive for greater justice today. If you want to gain more understanding and appreciation for those unimaginably difficult times, make sure you use this list as a checklist.

The list is displayed as a comparison list, but it can be viewed as a table on the menu below this description (on desktop) or in the top right corner (on mobile). We also included where you can watch all of these movies by streaming in the UK, the US, Canada, and Australia. To view the list in alphabetical order sort it by Title. If you would like to see it in release order, sort it by year. We don't yet have chronological order for this list, but are willing to add it if you want it. Leave your suggestions.

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There are many shark movies that have been created over the years, with different takes on these creatures of the deep. One of the earliest shark movies was Jaws, released in 1975 and directed by Steven Spielberg. This movie spawned a whole genre of shark films and helped to cement the image of the shark as a deadly predator. In more recent years, films such as Sharknado and The Shallows have taken audiences by storm, with their over-the-top shark attacks and campy humor.

Here is a list of some of the most popular shark movies, with the IMDb ratings, runtime, release year and more. We've also listed where you can watch it, so if you're looking for the best shark movies on Hulu, or Netflix, or Binge, or any other streaming service, simply use the filter to find if it's available in your country.

You can view this list alphabetically, order it by release year, order it based on IMDb ratings, or keep it as is - in order of ratings. Change from table to comparison if you don't want to use it as a checklist.

Source of info and images: IMDb

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Football movies based on true stories provide an inspiring and entertaining look into the lives of some of the most famous and successful football players of all time. From the trials and tribulations of the first professional football team to the inspiring story of a high school team's unlikely championship run, these films are sure to captivate and inform viewers.

The following is a list of 20 football movies based on true stories. Each of these films presents a unique and captivating story of triumph, failure, and determination. Whether you’re a football fan, or simply looking for a good movie to watch, these films are sure to please. The list includes classics such as Rudy, Remember the Titans, and The Blind Side, as well as lesser known but equally inspiring films like We Are Marshall.

Each of these films features incredible performances by a wide range of actors, including Sean Astin, Denzel Washington, and Brad Pitt. Whether you’re looking for an inspiring story to get you through a tough time, or just want to relax with a good movie, these films are sure to provide an enjoyable and enlightening experience.

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Are you looking for a fun game to play with your friends? Check out this list of 300 movies for charades! If you are looking for movies to play hangman, this can also be useful! From classics like "The Godfather" to newer releases like "Cruella", there's something for everyone. In any list of movies for charades, you are bound to find a variety of films that can (or cannot) be interpreted by children, so we've decided to rate the difficulty level of this list, so that you can play with your kids or those friends who are not movie enthusiasts. 

The rating system is simple: "two thumbs up" means the movie is easy for kids and all. If there are "two thumbs down", it means it is hard. The best ways to view this list are through table view and kanban board. Feel free to copy and tick off the ones you've already used. The criteria to determine what easy movies for charades are was either the popularity of the movie among kids or the ease of turning the words in the title into gestures. The hardest movies for charades will be those more obscure films, or with very abstract titles.

And leave your suggestions: what movie do you live for charades

All information about the movies was sourced from IMDb, we are not affiliated with them, but recommend you click the IMDb page to check out how much work they do to keep us informed regarding movies.

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If you're looking for a list of Tom Hanks movies in chronological order, look no further.

We've compiled every one of his films here in one easy-to-read list. The default view of this list is comparison view, but you can see it as a table by changing the viewing settings below this description (on desktop) or through the top right corner (on mobile).

From his early roles in "He Knows You're Alone" and "Bachelor Party" to his most recent work in Elvis, we've got all your favorite Tom Hanks movies right here.

(Updated in 2022)

If you love this list, make sure you share it with your friends! You can clone this list and use it to tick off the movies you have watched! Use it as a checklist (by using the check field).

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The Wednesday series debuted on Netflix last week, and we can't help but reminisce about some of our favorite characters from Tim Burton.

Let's celebrate some of the most memorable characters of Tim Burton. With movies like The Nightmare Before Christmas and Edward Scissorhands, Burton has made a great contribution towards film history.

With this list, we aim to build the most complete database. If you notice any character missing, make sure you let us know through the suggestions.

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If you're a fan of the "After" books or movies, you're in the right place. This post will provide you with an overview of the entire series, from the initial novel to the latest film. The After movie series began in 2014 with the release of the first film, After. Adapted from the New York Times best-selling novel of the same name, the movie follows the story of a young adult woman named Tessa, played by actress Josephine Langford. Tessa embarks on an epic journey of self-discovery and romance when she meets Hardin Scott, played by Hero Fiennes Tiffin. The movie was a major success and went on to become a cult classic.

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