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Books to Film: New + Upcoming Adaptations

Stay up-to-date on all the upcoming books to movie adaptations and books that are being adapted into television series. This information comes directly from IMDB, and is updated daily.

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The Woman in Cabin 10 (IMDB)

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The Woman in the Window (IMDB)

An agoraphobic woman living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence.
Director: Joe Wright | Starring: Amy Adams, Anthony Mackie, Gary Oldman, Julianne Moore
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04 Oct 2019

The Art of Racing in the Rain (IMDB)

A dog named Enzo recalls the life lessons he has learned from his race car driving owner, Denny.
Director: Simon Curtis | Starring: Kevin Costner, Amanda Seyfried, Milo Ventimiglia, Gary Cole
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09 Aug 2019

Where'd You Go, Bernadette (IMDB)

Bernadette Fox is a Seattle woman who had it all. When she unexpectedly disappears, her husband and daughter set off on an exciting adventure to solve the mystery of where she might have gone.
Director: Richard Linklater | Starring: Cate Blanchett, Kristen Wiig, Judy Greer, Troian Bellisario
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16 Aug 2019

All the Bright Places (IMDB)

A girl befriends a boy atop a school bell tower and the pair form a unique bond filled with life lessons.
Director: Miguel Arteta | Starring: Elle Fanning
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The Sun Is Also a Star (IMDB)

A teenager finds love at a difficult time in her family's life.
Director: Ry Russo-Young | Starring: Charles Melton, Yara Shahidi, Keong Sim, Gbenga Akinnagbe
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17 May 2019

Death on the Nile (IMDB)

Whilst on vacation on the Nile, Hercule Poirot must investigate the murder of a young heiress.
Director: Kenneth Branagh | Starring: Kenneth Branagh
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08 Nov 2019

The Last Thing He Wanted (IMDB)

A journalist quits her newspaper job and becomes an arms dealer for a covert government agency.
Director: Dee Rees | Starring: Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Willem Dafoe, Toby Jones
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2019

The Rhythm Section (IMDB)

A woman seeks revenge against those who orchestrated a plane crash that killed her family.
Director: Reed Morano | Starring: Blake Lively, Jude Law, Raza Jaffrey, Sterling K. Brown
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22 Nov 2019

Five Feet Apart (IMDB)

A pair of teenagers with cystic fibrosis meet in a hospital and fall in love, though their disease means they must avoid close physical contact.
Director: Justin Baldoni | Starring: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, Moises Arias, Kimberly Hebert Gregory
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15 Mar 2019

Cats (IMDB)

A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.
Director: Tom Hooper | Starring: Rebel Wilson, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift, Judi Dench
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20 Dec 2019

Catch-22 (IMDB)

Limited series adaptation of the classic Joseph Heller novel.
Director: N/A | Starring: Christopher Abbott, Kyle Chandler, George Clooney, Martin Delaney
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17 May 2019

Greyhound (IMDB)

A navy officer commands the Greyhound during World War II.
Director: Aaron Schneider | Starring: Tom Hanks, Stephen Graham, Elisabeth Shue, Maximilian Osinski
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08 May 2020

After (IMDB)

A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship. Based on the novel by Anna Todd.
Director: Jenny Gage | Starring: Selma Blair, Inanna Sarkis, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Jennifer Beals
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12 Apr 2019

The Secret Garden (IMDB)

A girl discovers a magical garden hidden at her uncle's house.
Director: Marc Munden | Starring: Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Jemma Powell, Maeve Dermody
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15 Apr 2020

The Irishman (IMDB)

A mob hitman recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
Director: Martin Scorsese | Starring: Stephen Graham, Robert De Niro, Anna Paquin, Al Pacino
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2019

The Laundromat (IMDB)

Follows a group of journalists who take part in unearthing 11.5 million files, linking the world's most powerful political figures to secret banking accounts to avoid taxes.
Director: Steven Soderbergh | Starring: Gary Oldman, Melissa Rauch, Meryl Streep, Jeffrey Wright
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2019

Artemis Fowl (IMDB)

Artemis Fowl II, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund the search for his missing father in order to restore the family fortune.
Director: Kenneth Branagh | Starring: Nonso Anozie, Judi Dench, Taylor James, Josh Gad
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09 Aug 2019

Little Women (IMDB)

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.
Director: Greta Gerwig | Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Florence Pugh, Emma Watson, Timothée Chalamet
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25 Dec 2019

The Rook (IMDB)

The London-set series centers on a young woman pursued by shadowy paranormal adversaries while grappling with extraordinary abilities of her own. After waking in a park with total amnesia ...
Director: N/A | Starring: N/A
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (IMDB)

A group of teens face their fears in order to save their lives.
Director: André Øvredal | Starring: Zoe Margaret Colletti, Michael Garza, Austin Zajur, Gabriel Rush
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09 Aug 2019

Lovecraft Country (IMDB)

A young African-American travels across the U.S. in the 1950s in search of his missing father.
Director: N/A | Starring: Elizabeth Debicki, Aunjanue Ellis, Jonathan Majors, Wunmi Mosaku
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2019

Wicked (IMDB)

The story of how a green-skinned woman framed by the Wizard of Oz becomes the Wicked Witch of the West; feature film based on the Broadway musical.
Director: Stephen Daldry | Starring: N/A
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22 Dec 2021

The Goldfinch (IMDB)

A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Director: John Crowley | Starring: Nicole Kidman, Sarah Paulson, Ansel Elgort, Finn Wolfhard
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13 Sep 2019

The Kitchen (IMDB)

The wives of New York gangsters in Hell's Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands' rackets after they're locked up in prison.
Director: Andrea Berloff | Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Tiffany Haddish, Elisabeth Moss, Melissa McCarthy
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09 Aug 2019

Chaos Walking (IMDB)

A dystopian world where there are no women and all living creatures can hear each others' thoughts in a stream of images, words, and sounds called Noise.
Director: Doug Liman | Starring: Tom Holland, Mads Mikkelsen, Daisy Ridley, Nick Jonas
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01 Mar 2019

The Good Liar (IMDB)

Career con artist Roy Courtnay can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself ...
Director: Bill Condon | Starring: Helen Mirren, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson, Ian McKellen, Russell Tovey
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2019

Motherless Brooklyn (IMDB)

Set against the backdrop of 1950s New York, Motherless Brooklyn follows Lionel Essrog, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome, as he ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna.
Director: Edward Norton | Starring: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Ethan Suplee
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01 Nov 2019

Little Fires Everywhere (IMDB)

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David Copperfield (IMDB)

Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Director: Armando Iannucci | Starring: N/A
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Killers of the Flower Moon (IMDB)

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Good Omens (IMDB)

A tale of the bungling of Armageddon features an angel, a demon, an eleven-year-old Antichrist, and a doom-saying witch.
Director: N/A | Starring: Adria Arjona, Brian Cox, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ilan Galkoff
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31 May 2019

Stargirl (IMDB)

A quirky, homeschooled teenager shakes things up at her uptight high school in Arizona.
Director: Catherine Hardwicke | Starring: Joey King, Charlie Plummer
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The Sunlit Night (IMDB)

Set between New York City and the far north of Norway, The Sunlit Night follows American painter Frances and émigré Yasha as an unlikely pair who find each other in the Arctic circle. ...
Director: David Wnendt | Starring: Gillian Anderson, Jenny Slate, Zach Galifianakis, Jessica Hecht
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26 Jan 2019

Call of the Wild (IMDB)

A sled dog struggles for survival in the Alaskan wild.
Director: Chris Sanders | Starring: Karen Gillan, Dan Stevens, Harrison Ford, Wes Brown
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25 Dec 2019

Doctor Sleep (IMDB)

Years following the events of The Shining, a now-adult Dan Torrence meets a young girl with similar powers as his and tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.
Director: Mike Flanagan | Starring: Rebecca Ferguson, Jacob Tremblay, Ewan McGregor, Bruce Greenwood
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08 Nov 2019

The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle (IMDB)

A physician discovers that he can talk to animals.
Director: Stephen Gaghan | Starring: Rami Malek, Carmen Ejogo, Octavia Spencer, Robert Downey Jr.
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17 Jan 2020

Native Son (IMDB)

A young African-American living in Chicago enters into a seductive new world of money and power after he is hired as a chauffeur for an affluent businessman.
Director: Rashid Johnson | Starring: Ashton Sanders, Margaret Qualley, Nick Robinson, KiKi Layne
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06 Apr 2019

The Turning (IMDB)

A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella The Turn of the Screw.
Director: Floria Sigismondi | Starring: Mackenzie Davis, Finn Wolfhard, Brooklynn Prince, Mark Huberman
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24 Jan 2020

A Discovery of Witches (IMDB)

Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.
Director: N/A | Starring: Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer, Valarie Pettiford, Malin Buska
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07 Apr 2019

The Devil All the Time (IMDB)

Set in rural southern Ohio and West Virginia, The Devil All The Time follows a cast of compelling and bizarre characters from the end of World War II to the 1960s.
Director: Antonio Campos | Starring: Tom Holland, Chris Evans, Mia Wasikowska, Robert Pattinson
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2020

Breakthrough (IMDB)

When her 14-year-old son drowns in a lake, a faithful mother prays for him to come back from the brink of death and be healed.
Director: Roxann Dawson | Starring: Topher Grace, Chrissy Metz, Marcel Ruiz, Josh Lucas
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17 Apr 2019

His Dark Materials (IMDB)

Two children embark on a magical adventure through parallel universes.
Director: N/A | Starring: Dafne Keen, Tyler Howitt, Ian Peck, Ruta Gedmintas
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2019

Dragon Rider (IMDB)

A young silver dragon teams up with a mountain spirit and an orphaned boy on a journey through the Himalayas in search for the Rim of Heaven.
Director: Tomer Eshed | Starring: Felicity Jones, Freddie Highmore, Patrick Stewart, Thomas Brodie-Sangster
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01 Jul 2019

Rebecca (IMDB)

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Witness for the Prosecution (IMDB)

A veteran lawyer must defend a man in what promises to be the most dramatic trial of his career.
Director: Ben Affleck | Starring: Ben Affleck
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2019

The Expatriates (IMDB)

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The Aftermath (IMDB)

Post World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house.
Director: James Kent | Starring: Keira Knightley, Ned Wills, Pandora Colin, Jason Clarke
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15 Mar 2019

The Best of Enemies (IMDB)

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration.
Director: Robin Bissell | Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Nick Searcy
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05 Apr 2019

Wounds (IMDB)

Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Director: Babak Anvari | Starring: Dakota Johnson, Armie Hammer, Zazie Beetz, Brad William Henke
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26 Jan 2019

The Informer (IMDB)

An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison.
Director: Andrea Di Stefano | Starring: Ana de Armas, Rosamund Pike, Joel Kinnaman, Clive Owen
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16 Aug 2019

A Dog's Way Home (IMDB)

A female dog travels four hundred miles in search of her owner throughout a Colorado wilderness.
Director: Charles Martin Smith | Starring: Ashley Judd, Jonah Hauer-King, Edward James Olmos, Alexandra Shipp
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11 Jan 2019

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (IMDB)

A boy in Malawi helps his village by building a wind turbine after reading about them in a library book.
Director: Chiwetel Ejiofor | Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Maxwell Simba, Felix Lemburo, Robert Agengo
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01 Mar 2019

Otherhood (IMDB)

Three mothers who are long-time friends and empty nesters decide to drive to New York City to reconnect with their adult sons. In the process, they realize their sons are not the only ones whose lives need to change.
Director: Cindy Chupack | Starring: Patricia Arquette, Angela Bassett, Jake Lacy, Becki Newton
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02 Aug 2019

Dune (IMDB)

Feature adaptation of Frank Herbert's science fiction novel, about the son of a noble family entrusted with the protection of a spice planet.
Director: Denis Villeneuve | Starring: Jason Momoa, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin
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20 Nov 2020

The Rosie Project (IMDB)

An unlucky-in-love university professor creates an elaborate questionnaire in an effort to find a wife and meets an unconventional woman who doesn't match any of his requirements, but might be the perfect woman for him.
Director: Ben Taylor | Starring: Ryan Reynolds
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10 May 2019

To All the Boys I've Loved Before 2 (IMDB)

Sequel to the 2018 romance film 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before'.
Director: N/A | Starring: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Fahad Alhaj
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2019

Pet Sematary (IMDB)

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, relocate from Boston to rural Maine with their two young children. The couple soon discover a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home.
Director: Kevin Kölsch, Dennis Widmyer | Starring: Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow, Jeté Laurence
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05 Apr 2019

NOS4A2 (IMDB)

A young Victoria Vic McQueen discovers she has the power to unlock portals that help her find lost objects. As she delves further into this hidden universe, she encounters many other ...
Director: N/A | Starring: Andresito Germosen De La Cruz, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Zachary Quinto, Ashleigh Cummings
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30 Apr 2019

It Chapter Two (IMDB)

Twenty-seven years later, the Losers Club have grown up and moved away, until a devastating phone call brings them back.
Director: Andy Muschietti | Starring: Jessica Chastain, Bill Skarsgård, James McAvoy, Sophia Lillis
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06 Sep 2019

Earthquake Bird (IMDB)

A young ex-pat living in Tokyo is suspected of murder, which uncovers a mysterious love triangle.
Director: Wash Westmoreland | Starring: Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Jack Huston, Kiki Sukezane
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2019

The Nightingale (IMDB)

The lives of two sisters living in France are torn apart at the onset of World War II. Based on Kristin Hannah's novel 'The Nightingale'.
Director: Michelle MacLaren | Starring: N/A
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25 Jan 2019

Looking for Alaska (IMDB)

A new arrival at a boarding school falls in love with a beguiling female student.
Director: Rebecca Thomas | Starring: N/A
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China Rich Girlfriend (IMDB)

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I Know This Much Is True (IMDB)

Middle-aged Dominick Birdsey recounts his troubled relationship with Thomas, his paranoid schizophrenic twin brother, and his efforts to get him released from an asylum.
Director: N/A | Starring: Kathryn Hahn, Melissa Leo, Juliette Lewis, Rosie O'Donnell
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2020

A Dog's Purpose 2 (IMDB)

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17 May 2019

The Silent Patient (IMDB)

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Where the Crawdads Sing (IMDB)

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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine (IMDB)

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Daisy Jones & The Six (IMDB)

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Something in the Water (IMDB)

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The Devil in the White City (IMDB)

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Artemis (IMDB)

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You Think It, I'll Say It (IMDB)

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Reset (IMDB)

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The Warmth of Other Suns (IMDB)

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A Gentleman in Moscow (IMDB)

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