WhenHub - Book To Movie Adaptations 2017

Book To Movie Adaptations 2017

Bestsellers such as Fifty Shades Darker, The Lost City of Z, Jumanji etc. have been adapted into movies releasing in 2017. Catch them in a theatre next to you. Not to be missed!

A Dog’s Purpose

2017-01-27
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The book chronicles a dog's journey through several lives via reincarnation and how he looks for his purpose through each of his lives.


Author:W. Bruce Cameron  

Publish Year: 2010


Movie Director: Lasse Hallström

Actors: Britt Robertson, Dennis Quaid and Josh Gad

Fifty Shades Darker

2017-02-10
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Following the events of Fifty Shades of Grey, Anastasia "Ana" Steele tries to move on from her relationship with Christian Grey. A wounded Christian convinces her to resume their romance under Ana's conditions. As the couple begins their normal relationship, Christian's past threatens to tear the couple apart.


Author: E. L. James 

Publish Year: 2012


Movie Director: James Foley

Actors: Dakota Johnson, James Dornan and Kim Basinger

The Dark Tower

2017-02-17
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The Dark Tower tells the story of the fallen land of Mid-World through the eyes of Roland Deschain, a sort of frontiersman knight whose primary weapon is not a sword but a pair of revolvers. He's on a quest to save his decaying world by reaching the tower that stands at the nexus point in time and space.


Author: Stephen King

Publish Year: 2004


Movie Director: Nikolaj Arcel

Actors: Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey

Before I Fall

2017-04-07
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After Sam (Deutch) dies on February 12, she’s forced to relive that day over and over, unraveling the mystery of her death.


Author: Lauren Oliver

Publish Year: 2010


Movie Director: Ry Russo Young

Actors: Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage and Logan Miller

Wonder

2017-04-07
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Auggie Pullman is a young boy born with a facial deformity who has been in and out of hospitals for years. With the help of his mother, Isabel and his father, he tries to fit in at a new school and show everyone that he is just an ordinary kid. He strives to teach others that beauty is not just on the outside.


Author: R. J. Palacio 

Publish Year: 2012


Movie Director: Stephen Chbosky

Actors: Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay and Owen Wilson

Captain Underpants

2017-06-02
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Two kids hypnotize their school principal into thinking he is their comic-book superhero, Captain Underpants.


Author:  Dav Pilkey

Publish Year: 1997


Movie Director: Rob Letterman

Actors: Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Kristen Schaal, Jordan Peele and Nick Kroll    

Jumanji

2017-07-28
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The film follows four teens in detention who get sucked into the game, where they take on new "avatar" forms to locate a jewel.


Author: Chris Van Allsburg  

Publish Year: 1981


Movie Director: Jake Kasdan

Actors: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black and Nick Jonas

IT

2017-09-08
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After children start mysteriously dying, a group of kids known as “The Losers Club” face off against the evil entity responsible — which takes the shape of a clown named Pennywise.


Author: Stephen King 

Publish Year: 1986


Movie Director: Andrés Muschietti

Actors: Bill Skarsgård, Finn Wolfhard and Jaeden Lieberher

The Lost City of Z

2017-04-21
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Explorers search for a British Colonel who disappeared trying to find a legendary City of Z, in the region of Barra do Garças, Mato Grosso, the Pantanal of Brazil, during in 1925.


Author: Davd Grann 

Publish Year: 2009


Movie Director: James Gray

Actors: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Tom Holland and Sienna Miller

The Circle

2017-04-28
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It chronicles tech worker Mae Holland as she joins a powerful Internet company which starts out as an incredibly rewarding experience, but as she works there longer things start to fall apart. It is Dave Eggers’s tenth published work of fiction.


Author: Dave Eggers  

Publish Year: 2013


Movie Director: James Ponsoldt

Actors: Tom Hanks and Emma Watson