Books Made into Movies

The Accidental Billionaires (movie title The Social Network)

Age of Innocence

Alice in Wonderland


All Quiet on the Western Front

All the Kings Men

All the Presiden'ts Men

Angela's Ashes

Angels & Demons

Anna and the King of Siam

Anna Karenina


Atlas Shrugged 


Bang the Drum Slowly

The Basketball Diaries


The Bell Jar



Billy Bathgate

The Black Cauldron

Black Robe

The Black Stallion


The Bone Collector

The Bonefire of Vanities

The Book Thief

Born Free

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Breakfast of Champions

Brideshead Revisited

Bridge over the River Kwai

Bridge too Far

Bridges of Madison County

Bringing Down the House

Captain Blood

Carpe Demon: Adventures of a Demon-Hunting Soccer Mom


The Celestine Prophecy

Charlie Wilson's War

The Children of Men


Circle of Friends

The City of Your Final Destination

The Color Purple

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Confessions of a Shopaholic

Cyrano de Bergerac

Dances with Wolves

Dangerous Minds

Dante’s Inferno

Dear John

The Deep End of the Ocean


The Devil Wears Prada

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

Doctor Zhivago


Duchess (book is Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire)


Eat, Pray, Love



The English Patient


The Exorcist

Extreme Measures

Fahrenheit 451

The Falcon and the Snowman

Father of the Bride

Feast of Love

The Fellowship of the Ring

Fight Club

Flight of the Intruder

Follow the River


The French Lieutenant's Woman

Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, and a Dream

From Here to Eternity

Fugitive Pieces

The General's Daughter

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Gone With the Wind

Gorillas in the Mist

Gorky Park

The Great Escape

The Great Gatsby

The Handmaid’s Tale

He’s Just Not That Into You

Heart of Darkness


The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

The Hobbit

How Green Was My Valley (at Linn only)

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People

How to Make an American Quilt

I Capture the Castle

I Dreamed of Africa

I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell

I Love You, Beth Cooper

The Ice Harvest

Interview with the Vampire

Into the Wild

The Ipcress File

The Jane Austen Book Club

The Jungle Book



Killer Hair

Kiss the Girls

The Last King of Scotland

The Last of the Mohicans

L.A. Confidential

The Last Song

Lawrence of Arabia

Life with Father

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia)

Little Children

Little Women

Lord of the Rings

Love Comes Softly

Love Story

The Lovely Bones

Malcolm X

Memoirs of a Geisha


Memory Keeper's Daughter

Men Who Stare at Goats

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Moby Dick

Moulin Rouge

Must Love Dogs

Mutiny on the Bounty

My Sister's Keeper

Naked Lunch

Name of the Rose


Nanny Diaries

New Moon

Next (based on The Golden Man)

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Night Listener

Night to Remember

Nights in Rodanthe

No Country for Old Men

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Ordinary People

The Other Boleyn Girl

Out of Africa

Out of Sight

Paranoid Park

Perfect Storm

The Positronic Man

Precious (Push - 1996)

Reservation Road

The Road

The Ruins

The Secret Life of Bees

Shutter Island

Slumdog Millionaire

Snow Angels


Starting Out in the Evening

The Time Traveler's Wife

The Treatment