Reading a good book is probably one of the best things to do in the world. But it is even more interesting when those famous books are made into movies for more fun.
Top 15 Books Made Into Movies
1. The Godfather
This is undoubtedly one of the most iconic movies of all time. This movie has been adapted from a book written by Mario Puzo. It has also won 3 Academy Awards, including the best picture award.
2. Life Of Pi
This book by Yann Martel has been made into an amazing movie with the same name. Both the book and the movie have successfully captured the hearts of their audience. The story revolves around a guy and his journey full of challenges and the courage with which he faced it all.
3. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
This book is a murder mystery, which also turned out to be a best selling book by author Stieg Larsson. The book has been made into a movie that revolves around a woman from a wealthy family who disappeared 40 years ago.
4. The Princess Bride
This book by William Goldman has been made into a very popular movie which deals with the story of two lovers who stay loyal and faithful to each other.
5. Pride and Prejudice
This book by Jane Austen is considered a classic in the history of English literature. The story is about the love between the upper and lower classes. The book also contains traces of humor and is a delight to read the book as much as it is to watch it.
6. The Little Prince
There are very few stories that are loved both by children and adults. The Little Prince by Antonie de Saint-Exupery is one of those books made into movies. The story is about a little prince who travels to different planets and is portrayed beautifully. But none of it can beat the book’s charm, which was also one of the best seller books in history.
7. The Great Gatsby
This book is one of the greatest achievements of author F. Scott Fitzgerald’s career. This book has been made into an amazing movie in which the lead role is played by none other than Leonardo DiCaprio.
8. To Kill A Mocking Bird
No list of best books will ever be complete without mentioning this fabulous creation by Harper Lee. This classic novel is also made into a movie, and we would suggest watching this movie for sure. But before you do that, at least try to read the book first.
9. Memoirs Of A Geisha
This brilliant book by Arthur Golden depicts some of the most memorable experiences of a Geisha (professional entertainers). The movie and the book are both filled with romantic and erotic moments. It also has suspense and will take you on a whole different adventure.
10. The Fault In Our Stars
This book by John Green is a heartbreaking story of two teenagers who are diagnosed with cancer. Both of them fall in love, and eventually, in the end, the guy dies. This movie is definitely gonna make you cry, so make sure to get some tissues before starting with it.
11. Gone Girl
Considered as one of the best books of fiction, this book by Gillian Flynn is a mystery novel. The movie based on this book is also amazing; the way the characters played their part is commendable.
12. The Notebook
If romance is your favorite genre and you still haven’t watched this movie yet, then what are you even doing? This beautiful novel by Nicholas Sparks has been made into a beautiful movie, which the audience really appreciated.
13. The Book Thief
This book tells the heartwrenching story of a little girl who grew up in Germany. The story is built around World war 2 when Nazis burned all the books, but that didn’t stop this little girl from stealing books to read. The book was written by Markus Zusak and is his number 1 best seller.
14. Gone With The Wind
Many books have been written on war and love, but not many of them could be any close to this book written by Margaret Mitchell. This book has been turned into a motion picture that depicts two of the most stunning lovers in literary history.
15. Fight Club
Fight Club, written by Chuck Palahniuk, is one of those books which involve a unique narrative. If you do not have enough time to read the book, we would suggest you watch this movie because it is just brilliant.