14 Movies That Were Books First

The secret of the movie world is out. It's high time that books get the recognition they deserve as inspiration for some of our favorite works in cinema. Check out these book-to-screen adaptations that will have you reaching for the original title. 

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Editors Note: Movie: O Brother, Where Art Thou?

The Odyssey (eBook)

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August 1, 2013

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Editors Note: Dr. Strangelove

Red Alert (eBook)

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March 1, 2011

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Editors Note: Movie: She's the Man

Twelfth Night (eBook)

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April 1, 2013

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Editors Note: Movie: Field of Dreams

Shoeless Joe (eBook)

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January 9, 2014

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Editors Note: Movie: Goodfellas

Wiseguy: The 25th Anniversary Edition (eBook)

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September 27, 2011

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Editors Note: Movie: The Town

Prince of Thieves: A Novel (eBook)

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August 10, 2004

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