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Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These May movies are based on books: Child 44: based on Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith. “The film was banned in Russia shortly after receiving the screening license.” (IMDb) Far from the Madding Crowd: based on Far from the …

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Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These April movies are based on books: The Longest Ride: based on The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks. (ebook) “It is from the same producers as The Fault in our Stars.” (IMDb) The Water Diviner: based on The Water Diviner …

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Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These March movies are based on books: American Sniper: based on the memoir American Sniper by late US Navy SEAL Chris Kyle. (e-book available). “Chris Kyle’s father personally told Clint Eastwood and Bradley Cooper that he would “unleash Hell” if …

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Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These February movies are based on books: Inherent Vice: based on Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon. Trivia: Robert Downey, Jr., was originally intended for the lead role. Paddington: based on A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond. Trivia: Don’t cross …

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Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These January movies are based on books: The Imitation Game: based on Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges. (e-book available) “When Alan Turing is introduced to Hugh Alexander, it is said that Hugh Alexander is a national chess champion …