Which movies made you want to read the book?

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Post by Samisah » 10 Mar 2018, 13:10

Yeah, Harry potter is the one! The movie made me to buy the book, and then I found out that the books were even better! Ms Rollings is a genius

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Post by R-Myra » 12 Mar 2018, 09:27

"The Fault In Our Stars" made me want to read the book and I wasn't disappointed by it.
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Post by jeannieroberson97 » 12 Mar 2018, 11:11

I loved the twilight saga movies and can't wait to read all of the books.

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Post by kfwilson6 » 12 Mar 2018, 15:17

Movies that made me want to read the book but I haven't gotten to them yet:
  • I Am Legend
    The Help
    The Martian
    The Notebook
    The Time Traveler's Wife
    Catch Me If You Can
Movies that made me want to read the book and I should have stuck to the movie:
  • Maze Runner
    5th Wave
    The Devil Wears Prada (wonderful movie)
    Confessions of a Shopaholic
Movies that led me to wonderful books
  • Eragon

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Post by Libs_Books » 16 Mar 2018, 04:22

The House of Sand and Fog made me want to read the book - and I'm glad I did, but I think this is one case where the film was actually better.

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Post by Omohobhio » 16 Mar 2018, 10:55

Confessions of a shopaholic! I watched it and read it. The book is even better!

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Post by twentiesgirl » 16 Mar 2018, 14:05

Twilight is the first movie that really made me want to read the book, but also the anime Howl's Moving Castle made me want to read the books and manga. They were all very good in my opinion. :)

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Post by mamalui » 18 Mar 2018, 12:08

Fifty shades trilogy...
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Post by Sakilunamermaid » 18 Mar 2018, 18:22

There are a number of books that I want to read because the movies are coming out soon and I want to read the book before I see the movie, like Ready Player One.

Other books I want/ed to read because I saw movies, Beautiful Creatures, vampire academy, Bourne Legacy.

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Post by Helen_Combe » 21 Mar 2018, 06:38

2001 A Space Odyssey made me want to read the book just so I could understand what on Earth was going on.
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Post by Ana Njeri » 21 Mar 2018, 17:48

I have several movies in mind that made me want to read the book: there is the movie a beautiful mind, the movie me before you and the twilight series
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Post by Butterflybookworm » 22 Mar 2018, 00:03

The Lord of the Rings series. I watched the film's and couldn't wait to find out more about this fantasy world.
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Post by Jeyasivananth » 23 Mar 2018, 16:07

I realized Cloud Atlas is a book and have been itching to read it ever since.

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Post by Nena_Morena » 23 Mar 2018, 19:34

"Me Before You" by JoJo Moyes. I loved the book too, but since I saw the movie first, there wasn't that magic part where I see the characters as I imagine them, but instead I could only see them as they were in the movie.

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Post by SABRADLEY » 27 Mar 2018, 15:05

Cloud Atlas. I loved the movie because every time I watched it I noticed something I hadn't noticed before. The book was so well-crafted. Unfortunately, I couldn't picture the characters the way I wanted, since I already had a visual assigned to them.

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