Interested in finding out which upcoming new movies are based on books? Start browsing our list of current movie adaptations, it may even encourage you to decide on the next book you want to add to you reading list.
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Recent Popular Adaptations
All Quiet on the Western Front (2022)
War drama based on the novel of the same name by Erich Maria Remarque. The story follows a young German soldier’s, Paul Baumer (Felix Kammerer), terrifying experiences and distress on the western front during World War I. The cast also includes Daniel Brühl, Albrecht Schuch, Sebastian Hülk, and Aaron Hilmer.
Thriller based on the novel of the same name by Olen Steinhauer, who also adapted the screenplay. The story centers on CIA veteran operative Henry Pelham (Chris Pine), who is assigned find the mole from among his former colleagues at the Vienna station who leaked information, costing more than a hundred lives. His investigation reunites him with one-time colleague and ex-lover Celia Harrison (Thandiwe Newton). The pair are forced to blur the lines between profession and passion in this riveting tale of global espionage, moral ambiguity, and deadly betrayal. The cast also includes Jonathan Pryce and Laurence Fishburne.
Romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by Sarah Dessen. The story centers on Auden (Emma Pasarow), an insomniac, who after meeting Eli (Belmont Cameli) during the summer before college, helps her experience the carefree teen life she was missing on their nightly quests. The cast also includes Kate Bosworth, Laura Kariuki, Andie MacDowell, and Dermot Mulroney.
Animated adventure comedy based on the children’s book series of the same name by Aaron Blabey. The story centers on notorious animal criminals, Mr. Wolf (Sam Rockwell), Mr. Snake (Marc Maron), Mr. Piranha (Anthony Ramos), Mr. Shark (Craig Robinson), and Ms. Tarantula (Awkwafina), as they face their most challenging job yet, trying to turn good. The cast also includes Richard Ayoade, Zazie Beetz, Lilly Singh, and Alex Borstein.
Musical family comedy based on the novel of the same name by Tim Federle who also directed the movie. The story follows Nate Foster (Rueby Wood), an unpopular 13 year-old who has fantasies of becoming a Broadway musical star. When Nate is repeatedly overlooked, and never cast in the lead roles he deserves in the school plays, he and his best friend Libby (Aria Brooks), sneak away to pursue their life’s dreams in New York City. But a random encounter with his estranged Aunt Heidi (Lisa Kudrow), turns their adventure upside-down. Only together can they make their dreams come true.
Horror based on the short story of the same name by Joe Hill. The story follows Finney Shaw (Mason Thames), who after being abducted by a child killer and locked in a soundproof basement, he starts receiving calls from a disconnected phone from the killer’s previous victims, who try to help him escape. The cast also includes Ethan Hawke, Madeleine McGraw, Jeremy Davies, and James Ransone.
Bio-drama based on the fiction novel of the same name by Joyce Carol Oates. The story is a fictionalized look at the rise to fame and the epic demise of actress Marilyn Monroe (Ana de Armas). The cast also includes Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale, and Julianne Nicholson.
Horror romance based on the novel of the same name by Camille DeAngelis. The story centers on the love blossoming between a young woman, Maren (Taylor Russell), who lives on the margins of society, and disenfranchised drifter, Lee (Timothée Chalamet), as they embark on an journey through the backroads of America. However, despite their best efforts, all roads lead back to their terrifying pasts and a final stand that will determine whether their love can survive their differences. The cast also includes Mark Rylance, Michael Stuhlbarg, André Holland, Jessica Harper, Chloë Sevigny, Francesca Scorsese, and David Gordon Green.
Action thriller directed based on the novel of the same name by Kōtarō Isaka. The story follows five assassins who find themselves on a fast moving bullet train from Tokyo to Morioka with only a few stops in between and they discover their missions have something in common. The cast includes Brad Pitt, Joey King, Andrew Koji, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz, Michael Shannon, Logan Lerman, and Sandra Bullock.
Medieval comedy based on the children’s novel of the same name by Karen Cushman. Set in the 1290’s in the village of Stonebridge, the story follows royal young woman known as Birdy (Bella Ramsey), who’s family are running into financial collapse due to the monetary mishandling of the family’s patriarch, Lord Rollo (Andrew Scott). Crafting a way out of debt, the Rollo sees no better option than marrying Birdy off to any wealthy and available suitor. Having none of this, Birdy plans to get rid of each potential match one by one in different creative and clever ways. The cast also includes Billie Piper, Joe Alwyn, Dean-Charles Chapman, and Ralph Ineson.
Family comedy based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey. The story follows the Bakers, a family with twelve children as they balance a hectic home life and a family business. The cast includes Gabrielle Union, Zach Braff, Journee Brown, Kylie Rogers, Andre Robinson, Caylee Blosenski, Aryan Simhadri, Leo Abelo Perry, Mykal-Michelle Harris, Christian Cote, Sebastian Cote, and Luke Prael.
Confess, Fletch (2022)
Comedy based on the novel of the same name by Gregory Mcdonald. The story follows investigative reporter Irwin M. ‘Fletch’ Fletcher (Jon Hamm), who after becoming the prime suspect in multiple murders, strives to prove his innocence while simultaneously searching for a stolen art collection. The cast also includes Roy Wood Jr., Kyle MacLachlan, Marcia Gay Harden, and John Slattery.
Mystery thriller directed by Kenneth Branagh based on the novel of the same name by Agatha Christie. While on holiday in Egypt, world-renowned detective Hercule Poirot (Kenneth Branagh) sets out to find the murderer of a young heiress, Linnet Ridgeway Doyle (Gal Gadot), linked to a mysterious love triangle. The cast also includes Armie Hammer, Emma Mackey, Tom Bateman, Annette Bening, Russell Brand, Ali Fazal, Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Rose Leslie, Sophie Okonedo, and Letitia Wright.
Psychological thriller based on the novel of the same name by Patricia Highsmith. The story follows married couple Vic and Melinda Van Allen (Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas), who have fallen out of love with each other and begin playing deadly mind games against one another that begin seeing those around them dying. The cast also includes Tracy Letts, Rachel Blanchard, Lil Rel Howery, Jacob Elordi, Finn Wittrock, Kristen Connolly, and Dash Mihok.
Action war drama based on the book of “Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice” by Adam Makos. Based on a true story which follows US Navy fighter pilots, Jesse Brown and Tom Hudner (Jonathan Majors and Glen Powell), who risk their lives during the Korean War that would ultimately make them the Navy’s most celebrated wingmen.
Mystery drama sequel based on the novel series “The Enola Holmes Mysteries” by Nancy Springer. The story centers on Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown), who takes on her first case as a detective, but to unravel the mystery of a missing girl, she’ll need some help from friends, and her brother Sherlock (Henry Cavill). The cast also includes Louis Partridge, Adeel Akhtar, Susie Wokoma, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, David Thewlis, and Helena Bonham Carter.
Supernatural horror based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. The story follows a young girl, Charlie (Ryan Kiera Armstrong), with extraordinary pyrokinetic powers of creating fire, who fights to protect her family and herself from sinister forces that seek to capture and control her. The cast includes Zac Efron, Sydney Lemmon, Michael Greyeyes, Kurtwood Smith, John Beasley, and Gloria Reuben.
The Forgiven (2022)
Drama based on the novel of the same name by Lawrence Osborne. The story takes in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, and follows wealthy London couple, David and Jo Henninger (Ralph Fiennes and Jessica Chastain), who whilst speeding through the Moroccan desert to attend an old friend’s, Richard Galloway (Matt Smith), lavish weekend party, are involved in a tragic accident with a local boy. But when the couple attempts to cover up the incident, the boy’s father arrives seeking justice, setting the stage for a culture clash with life-altering repercussions for all. The cast also includes Caleb Landry Jones, Saïd Taghmaoui, and Christopher Abbott.
The Good House (2022)
Comedy drama based on the novel of the same name by Ann Leary. The story follows New England realtor Hildy Good, who’s life begins to unravel when she hooks up with an old flame, Frank Getchell (Kevin Kline), from New York. The cast also includes Morena Baccarin, Rob Delaney, Beverly D’Angelo, David Rasche, and Rebecca Henderson.
Crime drama based on the book of the same name by Charles Graeber. Based on a true story, we follow Amy Loughren (Jessica Chastain), an overburdened ICU nurse who leans on her selfless new colleague, Charlie Cullen (Eddie Redmayne), at work and at home, until a patient’s unexpected death casts him in a suspicious light. Amy then risks her own life to uncover the truth.
Action thriller based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Mark Greaney. The story follows Court Gentry (Ryan Gosling), aka, Sierra Six a highly skilled former CIA Operative, was once the agency’s best merchant of death. After his escape from prison, and recruitment by former handler Donald Fitzroy (Billy Bob Thornton), Gentry is now on the run from the CIA with agent Lloyd Hansen (Chris Evans) hot on his trail. Aided by Agent Dani Miranda (Ana de Armas), Hansen will stop at nothing to bring Gentry down. The cast also includes Regé-Jean Page, Billy Bob Thornton, Jessica Henwick, Wagner Moura, Alfre Woodard, and Julia Butters.
Comedy drama based on the book of the same name by Joanna Molloy and John “Chickie” Donohue. Inspired by true events, the story centers on John “Chickie” Donohue (Zac Efron), as he leaves New York to track down his army buddies in Vietnam and share a few beers with them, but instead is confronted with the horrors of the war. The cast also includes Russell Crowe, Bill Murray, Jake Picking, Will Ropp, Archie Renaux, and Kyle Allen.
Hello, Goodbye, and Everything In Between (2022)
Romantic drama based upon the novel of the same name by Jennifer E. Smith. The story follows Clare (Talia Ryder) and Aidan (Jordan Fisher) who after making a pact that they would break up before college, find themselves retracing the steps of their relationship on their last evening as a couple. The epic date leads them to familiar landmarks, unexpected places, and causes them to question whether high school love is meant to last.
Supernatural horror based on the novella by “The Hellbound Heart” by Clive Barker. The story centers on a young woman who must confront the sadistic, supernatural forces behind an enigmatic puzzle box responsible for her brother’s disappearance.
The King’s Daughter (2022)
Action-adventure fantasy based on the novel “The Moon and the Sun” by Vonda N. McIntyre. The story follows King Louis XIV (Pierce Brosnan) whose quest for immortality leads him to capture and steal a mermaid’s (Fan Bingbing) life force, a move that is further complicated by his illegitimate daughter’s, Marie-Josèphe (Kaya Scodelario), discovery of the creature. The cast also includes Benjamin Walker, William Hurt, Rachel Griffiths, and Pablo Schreiber.
Horror thriller based on the novel “The Cabin at the End of the World” by Paul G. Tremblay. The story follows a young girl, Wen (Kristen Cui), and her parents, Eric and Andrew (Ben Aldridge and Jonathan Groff), who while vacationing at a remote cabin on a quiet New Hampshire lake, are taken hostage by armed strangers who demand that the family make a choice to avert the apocalypse. The cast also includes, Dave Bautista, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Abby Quinn, and Rupert Grint.
Period romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by D. H. Lawrence. The story follows Lady Constance Chatterley (Emma Corrin), an unhappily married aristocrat who begins a torrid affair with Oliver Mellors (Jack O’Connell), her husband’s estate’s gamekeeper, discovering more desire and intimacy than she thought possible and faces the decision of breaking all traditions of the day to seek happiness with the man she loves. The cast also includes Matthew Duckett, Joely Richardson, Ella Hunt, and Faye Marsay.
Last Looks (2022)
Mystery thriller based on his novel of the same name by Howard Michael Gould, who also adapted the screenplay. The story follows a disgraced ex-cop, Charlie Waldo (Charlie Hunnam), who dropped out of society and lives deep in the woods. His quiet life comes to an end when Private Investigator Lorena Nascimento (Morena Baccarin) recruits him to investigate the high-profile murder of the wife of actor Alastair Pinch (Mel Gibson), who stands accused of the murder. The cast also includes Lucy Fry, Dominic Monaghan, Jacob Scipio, and Clancy Brown.
Romantic comedy based on the novel of the same name by Jenna Evans Welch. The story follows Lina (Susanna Skaggs), a pre-med student, who spends the summer in Rome in order to fulfill her mother’s final wish, and has the summer of a lifetime, using her mom’s old journal as a guide as she slowly falls for the city’s charms, its people, and of course, the gelato. The cast also includes Saul Nanni and Tobia De Angelis.
Mystery drama based on the novel of the same name by Jessica Knoll, who also adapted the screenplay. The story follows Ani FaNelli (Mila Kunis), a writer who seems to have a perfectly crafted New York City life. However, her life starts to unravel when a true-crime documentary forces her to confront her harrowing high school history.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022)
Live-action/CGI musical comedy based on the book series of the same name by Bernard Waber. The story follows Lyle (Shawn Mendes), a house-dwelling crocodile who lives in a house in New York City and likes helping the Primm family (Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy, Winslow Fegley) with everyday chores and playing with the neighborhood kids. But one neighbor, Mr. Grumps (Brett Gelman) and his cat, Loretta, do not like crocodiles, and insist that Lyle belongs in a zoo. So Lyle and the Primm family try to prove that Lyle is not as bad as others might first think. The cast also includes Javier Bardem.
Comedy drama based on the novel “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman. The story centers on Otto (Hanks), a grumpy widower who is very set in his ways and whose only joy comes from criticizing and judging his exasperated neighbors. However, his life changes with the arrival of his new neighbors, a family of four, who try to befriend him despite his resistance.
Romantic comedy based upon the graphic novel of the same name by Bobby Crosby. The story centers on pop superstar Kat Valdez (Jennifer Lopez), who finds out moments before her wedding, before an audience of their fans, that her rock-star fiancé Bastian (Maluma) cheated on her. So in an impulsive moment she marries a random guy, divorced high-school math teacher Charlie Gilbert (Owen Wilson), from the crowd instead. The cast includes Sarah Silverman, John Bradley, Michelle Buteau, and Chloe Coleman.
Musical fantasy comedy based on the novel of the same name by Roald Dahl. The story follows Matilda (Alisha Weir), an extraordinary child prodigy attends who dares to take a stand to change her story with miraculous results. The cast also includes Emma Thompson, Lashana Lynch, Andrea Riseborough, Stephen Graham, and Sindhu Vee.
Mothering Sunday (2022)
Romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by Graham Swift. Set in 1924, the story centers on house maid Jane Fairchild (Odessa Young) who finds herself alone on Mother’s Day. Her employers, Mr. and Mrs. Niven (Colin Firth and Olivia Colman), are out and she has the rare chance to spend quality time with her secret lover, Paul (Josh O’Connor), from the manor house nearby, before he leaves to marry another woman.
Romantic period drama based on her novel of the same name by Suzanne Allain, who also wrote the script for the film. The story centers on Selina Dalton (Freida Pinto) who’s plucked out of her quiet life when her friend, Julia Thistlewaite (Zawe Ashton), invites her to London. She finds out that Julia was rejected by London’s most coveted bachelor, Mr. Malcolm (Sope Dirisu), after failing to meet his unbelievable list of requirements for a bride. So feeling humiliated by the refusal, Julia requests Selina’s help to get revenge by charming Mr. Malcolm, and pretending to be his ideal match. The cast also includes Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ashley Park, Zawe Ashton, Theo James, Divian Ladwa, and Sianad Gregory.
Period drama based upon the novel “Mrs. ‘Arris Goes to Paris” by Paul Gallico. The story follows Ada Harris (Lesley Manville), a widowed cleaning lady in 1950s London falls madly in love with a couture Christian Dior dress, and decides that she must have one of her own and embarks on an extraordinary adventure to Paris. The cast also includes Isabelle Huppert, Jason Isaacs, Lambert Wilson, Alba Baptista, and Lucas Bravo.
Historical drama based on the novel of the same name by Robert Harris. Set during 1938 as Hitler prepares to invade Czechoslovakia, and the government of Neville Chamberlain (Jeremy Irons) desperately seeks a peaceful solution. A British civil servant, Hugh Legat (George MacKay), and a German diplomat, Paul von Hartmann (Jannis Niewöhner), former Oxford classmates, travel to Munich to discuss peace.
My Best Friend’s Exorcism (2022)
Horror based on the novel of the same name by Grady Hendrix. Set in 1988, the story follows High school sophomores Abby and Gretchen (Elsie Fisher and Amiah Miller), who have been best friends since fourth grade. But after an evening of skinny-dipping goes disastrously wrong, Gretchen begins to act different, and bizarre incidents keep happening whenever she’s nearby. Abby’s investigation leads her to some startling discoveries.
Romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by Bethan Roberts. The narrative follows a complicated love story of three people, teacher Marion (Emma Corrin), who falls in love with closeted gay policeman Tom (Harry Styles), who in turn falls in love with museum curator Patrick (David Dawson). The cast also includes Linus Roache, Gina McKee, Rupert Everett, and Kadiff Kirwan.
Horror thriller based on novel of the same name by Taylor Adams. The story follows a young woman, Darby (Havana Rose Liu), who gets stuck with a group of people at a mountain rest stop during a blizzard. When she stumbles across an abducted girl in a van in the parking lot, it puts her in a terrifying situation as she struggles to escape while trying to discover who among them is the kidnapper. The cast also includes Danny Ramirez, Dennis Haysbert, David Rysdahl, Dale Dickey, and Mila Harris.
Romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by Richard Paul Evans. The story follows novelist Jake Turner (Justin Hartley), who returns home at Christmas to settle his mother’s estate, and finds a diary that holds secrets to his own past and of a beautiful young woman, Rachel (Barrett Doss), on a mysterious journey of her own.
War drama based on the book of the same name by Ben Macintyre. Inspired on true events during World War II, the story follows two British intelligence officers, Ewen Montagu (Colin Firth) and Charles Cholmondeley (Matthew Macfadyen), as they propose an unconventional war strategy that aims to deceive the Nazis from disrupting The Allies plan invasion on Sicily. The cast also includes Kelly Macdonald, Penelope Wilton, Johnny Flynn, Jason Isaacs, and Tom Wilkinson.
Bio-drama based on the book “American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer” by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin. Based on the story of theoretical physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer (Cillian Murphy), who is credited with being the “father of the atomic bomb” for his role in the Manhattan Project, the World War II undertaking that developed the first nuclear weapons. The ensemble cast includes Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr., Florence Pugh, Rami Malek, Kenneth Branagh, and Gary Oldman.
Gothic horror mystery adapted from the novel of the same name by Louis Bayard. Set at West Point Academy in 1830, the story follows veteran detective Augustus Landor (Christian Bale), who is hired to investigate a grisly murder, assisted by a detail-oriented young cadet who will later become a world-famous author, Edgar Allan Poe (Harry Melling). The cast also includes Gillian Anderson, Lucy Boynton, Toby Jones, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Harry Lawtey, Simon McBurney, and Timothy Spall.
The People We Hate At The Wedding (2022)
Comedy based on the novel of the same name by Grant Ginder. The story follows struggling American siblings Alice and Paul (Kristen Bell and Ben Platt), who reluctantly agree to attend the wedding of their estranged, wealthy half-sister, Eloise (Cynthia Addai-Robinson), in the English countryside alongside their mother, Donna (Allison Janney).
Romantic period drama based on the novel of the same name by Jane Austen. The story follows Anne Elliot (Dakota Johnson), who eight years after she was persuaded not to marry Captain Frederick Wentworth (Cosmo Jarvis), a dashing man of humble origins, they meet again. The cast also includes Henry Golding, Suki Waterhouse, and Richard E. Grant.
Stop-motion animated musical fantasy based on the Italian novel “The Adventures of Pinocchio” by Carlo Collodi. This is a darker version of the classic children’s fairy tale, as we follow wooden puppet Pinocchio (Gregory Mann), that transforms into a real living boy, and his mischievous adventures of in his pursuit of a place in the world. The voice cast includes Ewan McGregor, David Bradley, Ron Perlman, Tilda Swinton, Christoph Waltz, Cate Blanchett, Tim Blake Nelson, Finn Wolfhard, John Turturro, and Burn Gorman.
Romantic drama directed based on the book of the same name by Tess Wakefield. The story follows Cassie (Sofia Carson), an aspiring musician who agrees to a marriage of convenience with a soon-to-deploy Marine, Luke (Nicholas Galitzine), but a tragedy soon turns their fake relationship all too real.
Period romantic drama based on the novel of the same name by Francine Rivers. The story centers on relentless love and perseverance as a young couple’s, Angel and Michael Hosea (Abigail Cowen and Tom Lewis), relationship clashes with the harsh realities of the California Gold Rush of 1850. The cast also includes Logan Marshall-Green, Eric Dane, Famke Janssen, Nina Dobrev, and Ke-Xi Wu.
Romantic comedy based on the novel “When You Were Mine” by Rebecca Serle, which was inspired by William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The story follows Juliet’s cousin, Rosaline (Kaitlyn Dever), who happens to be Romeo’s (Kyle Allen) recent ex. Crushed when Romeo dumps her after meeting Juliet (Isabela Merced), what begins as an attempt to foil their romance and win back her guy, becomes a journey of self-discovery as she ultimately works to help get the star-crossed lovers back together. The cast also includes Bradley Whitford, Minnie Driver, Spencer Stevenson, and Sean Teale.
Fantasy adventure based on novel of the same name by Soman Chainani. The book centers on best friends Sophie and Agatha Sophia Anne Caruso and Sofia Wylie), who are kidnapped to the School for Good and Evil, where they are trained to become fairytale-like heroes and villains. The cast also includes Kerry Washington, Charlize Theron, Laurence Fishburne, Michelle Yeoh, Jamie Flatters, Kit Young, and Peter Serafinowicz.
Drama based on the book of the same name by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey. Based on a true story that centers on The New York Times journalists Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor (Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan), who expose decades of sexual abuse in Hollywood. The cast also includes Patricia Clarkson, Andre Braugher, Samantha Morton, Tom Pelphrey, Adam Shapiro, and Jennifer Ehle.
The Silent Twins (2022)
Bio-drama based on the book of the same name by Marjorie Wallace. Based on the true story of twin sisters June and Jennifer Gibbons (Letitia Wright and Tamara Lawrance), who only communicated with one another. As a result, they created a rich, fascinating world to escape the reality of their own lives.
Drama based on the novel of the same name by Jandy Nelson, who also adapted the screenplay. The story follows shy, teenage musician Lennie Walker (Grace Kaufman), who after the death of her sister, Bailey (Havana Rose Liu), finds herself torn between Bailey’s boyfriend, Toby (Pico Alexander), who shares her grief, and Joe (Jacques Colimon), the new boy at school, who bursts with life. The cast also includes Cherry Jones and Jason Segel.
Romantic comedy based on the novel of the same name by Melissa Hill. The story follows two couples Rachel and Gary (Zoey Deutch and Ray Nicholson), and Ethan and Vanessa (Kendrick Smith Sampson and Shay Mitchell), who after a mix-up of gifts causes their paths to cross, it sets off a series of twists and unexpected discoveries that lead them where they’re truly meant to be.
Romantic comedy based on the novel of the same name by Allen Wolf, who also directed the movie. The story centers on Shawn (Cason Thomas), who is desperate to find a wife, and after meeting Violet (Cora Cleary), thinks she’s his perfect soulmate. However, his autism keeps him from realizing she’s actually a prostitute looking for a ticket out of her trapped life.
Sci-fi thriller based on the dystopian short story “Escape from Spiderhead” by George Saunders. The story follows two convicts living in a near-future society, Jeff (Miles Teller) and Rachel (Jurnee Smollett), who grapple with their pasts while trapped in a facility that allows prisoners to reduce their sentence time by volunteering for experiments using mind-altering drugs, which are run by prison overseer Steve Abnesti Chris Hemsworth).
Christmas musical based on the novella “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens. A modern re-imagining which follows Ebeneezer Scrooge, AKA, Clint Briggs (Ryan Reynolds), but he isn’t the one examining his own past, present, and future, it’ll be Ghost of Christmas Present (Will Ferrell).
Bio-comedy drama based on the memoir “Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies” by Michael Ausiello. The story follows writer Michael Ausiello (Jim Parsons) and photographer Kit Cowan’s (Ben Aldridge) relationship that takes a tragic turn when Cowan is diagnosed with terminal cancer. The cast also includes Sally Field and Bill Irwin.
Romantic thriller based on the novel of the same name by Denis Johnson. The story follows English businessman, Daniel (Joe Alwyn) and a headstrong American journalist, Trish (Margaret Qualley), who strike up a romance as they soon become embroiled in a dangerous labyrinth of lies and conspiracies and are forced to try and escape the country. The cast also includes Danny Ramirez, Benny Safdie, and John C. Reilly.
Fantasy romance based on the short story “The Djinn in the Nightingale’s Eye” by A.S. Byatt. The story follows a lonely scholar, Alithea Binnie (Tilda Swinton), who whilst on a trip to Istanbul, discovers a Djinn (Idris Elba), who offers her three wishes in exchange for his freedom.
Thriller based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Sarah Alderson who also adapted the screenplay. The story follows best friends Beth (Leighton Meester) and Kate (Christina Wolfe), whose weekend getaway to Croatia goes wrong when Beth is accuses of killing Kate, and as she attempts to clear her name and uncover the truth, it unearths a painful secret. The cast includes Ziad Bakri, Luke Norris, and Amar Bukvic.
Drama based on the novel of the same name by Delia Owens. The story follows the endlessly resourceful Kya (Daisy Edgar-Jones), who after being abandoned by her family, she raises herself in the deep south, but then later becomes a suspect in the murder of a man she was once involved with. The cast also includes Harris Dickinson, Taylor John Smith, David Strathairn, Michael Hyatt, and Sterling Macer, Jr.
War drama based on the graphic novel of the same name by R. J. Palacio. Spin-off sequel and prequel to the film Wonder (2017), the story follows Julian Albans (Bryce Gheisar), who has left Beecher Prep for good, and he is visited by his grandmother (Helen Mirren) from Paris, who tells him stories of her childhood as a young Jewish girl, Sara (Ariella Glaser), in Nazi-occupied France during World War II, while being hidden from the Nazis by a distant classmate and his parents. The cast also includes Gillian Anderson, and Orlando Schwerdt.
Black comedy based on the book of the same name by Don DeLillo. At once hilarious and horrifying, lyrical and absurd, ordinary and apocalyptic, the story dramatizes a contemporary American family’s attempts to grapple with life, death, and the much more granular concerns of a day to day life while searching for happiness, as the toxic world around them grows more and more uncertain. The cast includes Adam Driver, Greta Gerwig, Raffey Cassidy, André Benjamin, Alessandro Nivola, Jodie Turner-Smith, and Don Cheadle.
Drama based on the novel of the same name by Miriam Toews. The story centers on women in an isolated religious colony struggling to reconcile with their faith after a series of sexual assaults. The cast includes Rooney Mara, Claire Foy, Jessie Buckley, Ben Whishaw, and Frances McDormand.
Period mystery drama based on the novel of the same name by Emma Donaghue. Set in 1862, the story follows the tale of a young Irish girl, Anna O’Donnell (Kíla Lord Cassidy), whose Catholic family claim she has eaten nothing since her eleventh birthday, four months ago, and English nurse Lib Wright (Florence Pugh) is brought to the village to observe her. The cast also includes Tom Burke, Niamh Algar, Josie Walker, Elaine Cassidy, Toby Jones, Dermot Crowley, Brían F. O’Byrne, and Ciarán Hinds.