If you could turn any book you have read into a movie, what would you choose?
I know I have a list a mile long of books that I would love to see on the big screen. I am wondering what some of your favorites are that you would like to see brought to life.
The Dark Tower series. Book one, would be enough. I could watch that, and be satisfied for a few years while production companies decide to continue or not. Whether the movies do well or not, I'll still have the books at least.
I wouldn't mind a Dark Tower game either. Someone call Rockstar, and tell them to get on it.
I would love to see The Lake of Dead Languages by Carol Goodman become a movie. The setting for the book is beautiful and the story is amazing. I think it would be an incredible movie.
My book, Resident Manager A Job Truly Underestimated by Most.
I would love to see a movie made from any of Michael Connelly's books that feature homicide detective Hieronymus (Harry) Bosch. Bosch is such a great character, and the books are almost uniformly both terrific stories and thoughtful character studies. The movie version of Connelly's book "The Lincoln Lawyer" is about to hit theaters in a week or so, but that one features his other primary character, Mickey Haller, whom I also like but not as much as Bosch. If a Bosch book were to be made into a movie, it might as well be the first one, "The Black Echo," and then take it from there.
Starship Troopers, and I'd make them do it right this time and follow the freaking book. Huge power suits and all.
Well, my story of course, I think film would probably do the image in my mind more justice than I am with words...
David Baldacci's The Whole Truth and Deliver Us From Evil - the central character is amazing!
Janet Evonovichs Stephanie Plum series... oh wait... they are doing it! It should be coming out this Summer. Yeah - unfortunately, I can't find the trailer for One For the Money anywhere!
Pale Horse Coming by Stephen Hunter. It is a great book but probably too racist to make into a movie.
People who aren't avid readers tell me they couldn't put it down.
by swedal 7 years ago
If you could bring one character to life from your favorite book, who would it be?
by Robert Allen Johnson 5 years ago
How do you decide which book to read next?
by bogerk 7 years ago
Almost every time someone has read a book and then seen the movie adaptation they say, "The book was better."What movie have you seen that you thought was better than the book?
by PatriciaTL 6 years ago
You may keep only one book. Which one will it be?Think of this as a slight variation on the FAHRENHEIT 451 premise: all books will be destroyed.The variation: each person may keep one book. What book would you choose to keep?
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|