Saw the Movie? Read the Book!
The Bourne Legacy is “inspired” by Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Legacy;
the series is written by Eric van Lustbader nowadays.
Savages is based Don Winslow’s thriller Savages.
Being Flynn is based on Nick Flynn’s memoir Another Bullshit Night in Suck City.
Shadow Dancer is based on screenplay writer Tom Bradby’s own thriller, Shadow Dancer.
Bonus movies-based-on-books this September:
De verbouwing is based on Saskia Noort’s book De verbouwing (not yet translated into English, unlike The Dinner Club and Back to the Coast).
Simon (English title Simon and the Oaks) is based on Marianne Frederiksson’s children’s book Simon and the Oaks (English edition no longer in print and only available through our supplier of second-hand books).
In Darkness is based on Robert Marshall’s book In the Sewers of Lvov (also no longer in print and only available through our supplier of second-hand books).
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