Saw the Movie? Read the Book!

These November movies are based on books:

The German Doctor (Wakolda): based on The German Doctor (Wakolda) by Lucia Puenzo.
“The film is set in the year 1960, but the four-door Chevrolet Impala he drives throughout the film appears to be a 1965 or later model.” (IMDb)

Horns: based on Horns by Joe Hill. E-book available.
“The band backing up Terry at the bar is Vancouver, BC based, The Brass Action. The song they play is The Devil Down Below off the band’s 2013 album, Making Waves.” (IMDb)

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1: based on the third Hunger Games book Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. E-book available.
“Philip Seymour Hoffman, who plays Plutarch Heavensbee, tragically died with one week of filming left. Due to the fact that the majority of his scenes for the final two movies were already filmed, the role was not re-cast, but finished with a combination of re-writes, camera tricks and digital special effects.” (IMDb)

Trash: based on Trash by Andy Mulligan. E-book available.

White Bird in a Blizzard: based on White Bird in a Blizzard by Laura Kasischke. Only available as e-book.

Special mention:

Samba: based on the French book Samba pour la France by Delphine Coulin.