Have you seen the film versions of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and The Girl Who Played with Fire based on the bestsellers by Stieg Larsson? These films based on books are just two of many recently released or in production.
More Book to Movie News:
- Halle Berry is rumored to be playing the lead in the film version of Shoe Addicts Anonymous.
- The Extra Man based on the book by Jonathan Ames premieres this weekend and stars Kevin Klein and John C. Reilly.
- Charlie St. Cloud, based on the novel The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud and starring Zac Efron, also premieres this weekend.
- Beastly by Alex Flinn, an adaptation of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast, will be released as a film in May 2011 starring Vanessa Hudgens.
- The 39 Clues, an extremely popular juvenile book series, is in production and rumored to be filmed by Steven Spielberg.
- Atlas Shrugged, based on the classic novel by Ayn Rand, is in post-production and is awaiting a release date.
- It wouldn't be Christmas without a big blockbuster release - and this year it looks like The Chronicles of Narnia - The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is a clear contender.
- Other films in pre-production include, Magic Kingdom for Sale, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, The Ivy Chronicles, The Illustrated Man and Playing for Pizza.
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