Some people believe that it’s much easier to watch the movie version than to read the book. And sometimes, movie-goers have no idea that the film was based from a novel until they hear people talking about whether or not the movie was better than the book.
While it is a lot easier to sit in the movie theater for more or less two hours with your popcorn and soda, some recommend reading the book first. Here are eleven books you need to read before their movies come out. Although you may have already watched a couple on the list, some are still upcoming films so keep your eyes peeled.
1. “First Man- The Life of Neil A. Armstrong” by James R. Hansen
“First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong” by James R. Hansen is the official biography of Neil Armstrong.
The movie, “First Man,” premiered on August 29, 2018, and was released on October 12, 2018, in the U.S.
2. “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas
“The Hate U Give” is a young adult novel by Angie Thomas.
The film premiered on September 7, 2018, and was released on October 5, 2018, in the U.S.
3. “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
“The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” is a collection of twelve short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
There have been many adaptations of Sherlock Holmes and one of them is “Holmes and Watson,” which comes out on November 9, 2018.
4. “The Girl in the Spider’s Web” by David Lagercrantz
“The Girl in the Spider’s Web” is a crime, mystery, and triller novel by David Lagercrantz.
The film version is set to be released on November 9, 2018, in the U.S.
5. “My Heart is My Own” by John Guy
“My Heart is My Own” by John Guy is a re-interpretation of Mary Queen of Scots.
The film is scheduled to be released on December 7, 2018, in the U.S.
6. “Mortal Engines” by Philip Reeve
“Mortal Engines” is a young adult, steampunk, and a Bildungsroman novel by Philip Reeve.
The post-apocalyptic adventure film is scheduled to be released on December 14, 2018.
7. “The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah
“The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah is a historical fiction novel inspired by the story of a Belgian woman, Andrée de Jongh.
The film adaptation is currently scheduled for a January 2019 release.
8. “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” by Maria Semple
“Where’d You Go, Bernadette” is a comedy novel by Maria Semple.
The upcoming comedy-drama film is scheduled to be released on March 22, 2019.
9. “It” by Stephen King
“It” by Stephen King is a 1986 horror novel.
Following the success of the 2017 flick, “It: Chapter Two” is scheduled to be released on September 6, 2019.
10. “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt
“The Goldfinch” is a Bildungsroman novel by Donna Tartt.
The film is scheduled to be released on October 11, 2019.
11. “Truly Madly Guilty” by Liane Moriarty
“Truly Madly Guilty” by Liane Moriarty tells the story of a young couple Sam and Clementine.
The film has no scheduled release date at the moment.
Stephen King’s ‘Pet Sematary’ First Trailer Is Bringing All Our Fears Back
“Sometimes dead is better.”
Many of the new generations have probably not heard about Stephen King’s “Pet Sematary,” the 1983 horror novel that was adapted into a 1989 film of the same name. But for those who have read the book and watched the movie, it has certainly caused a lot of sleepless nights.
Now, Paramount/Viacom Inc. is bringing Stephen King’s “Pet Sematary” back in the big screen. The anticipated remake is directed by Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer, the duo behind “Starry Eyes.” The first film that was made 30 years ago had a female director, Mary Lambert.
8 Actor Replacements In Movies And TV Series That Shocked Viewers
#8 was devastating.
Most movies and television series are more or less two hours long. However, the process before handing us the final outcome takes a lot more time than that.
Sometimes it takes years to finish one film or series. And since actors have multiple engagements and they just sometimes want to move one from the role, it is hard to retain the cast of characters when shooting for a sequel. Here are eight actor replacements in movies and TV series that took viewers completely by surprise.
1. Evelyn O’Connell, “The Mummy”
Kardashian-Jenner Clan Allegedly Looking For Free Interns Despite $1 Billion Net Worth
Would you do FREE work for the Kardashians?
They say you’ll get some perks if you’re connected to a popular celebrity. So just imagine how much more you’ll get if you know the whole Kardashian-Jenner clan.
With that said, it appears that exposure has now become a mode of payment. It seems that working for someone famous such as the Kardashian-Jenner family is more of an advantage to you than it is to them.