Consistently, a huge selection of movies with respectable budgets and huge dreams are released into theatres. A respectable part of these are inspired from books, which necessarily takes lovers of both sources to choose whether or not to watch or read first. Personally, I prefer reading first since I love to go into a movie thinking over how the writers, actors and directors will represent the source material and if they see the characters like I do. If you’re similar to me, you ought to be delighted to know there are a slew of books being made into movies on the upcoming years. Unfortunately, that means you have to head to the library soon before it’s very late to start.
The following is a list of 10 books whose film versions are either already in act or promptly heading in that way. Few of them likely aren’t your cups of tea, but if you go through hard enough, you’ll certainly come up with some gems among this heap.
Quick grab your goggles and get mad. Here’s your 2014 list of 10 books to read before they become movies…
1) ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ by John Green
The book is narrated by Hazel, a 16 year old teen suffering from stage IV cancer. At a support unit for her, she meets young cancer survivor Augustus Waters and falls in love with him. When Hazel came to know that Waters lost his past girlfriend to cancer, she starts to distance herself from him – not desiring him again to have the pain of losing her too. It’s safe to say this makes for a completely new meaning to the description “heartbreaker”. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort in the lead
Release Date: June 6, 2014
2) ‘The Monuments Men’ by M. Edsel and Bret Witter
The book unveils the story of art historians, museum curators, and others, together known as Monuments Men, who went behind the enemy lines and risked their lives saving the pieces of art the Nazis planned to destroy during the World War II. The movie features an aggressive cast and it’ll be interesting to watch everything unveil on the big screen. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: George Clooney, John Goodman, Matt Damon, Bill Murray
Release Date: February 7, 2014
3) ‘Gone Girl’ by Gillian Flynn
With Fincher, the director of Zodiac and Se7en, behind the camera, this is bound to be awesome. It’s Nick and Amy Dunne’s 5th wedding anniversary when Amy suddenly disappears. Nick is strangely ambiguous and witness is gradually turning against him, but did he actually murder his wife? The novel is packed with lots of emotions, twists, and suspense. Readers are quite burst on their feelings over the end, but the whole book is unquestionably thrilling and the movie will likely be even as fascinating.
Starring: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike
Release Date: October 3, 2014
4) ‘Labor Day’ by Joyce Maynard
The story is narrated by a 13 year old boy Henry, who lives with his long-divorced mom Adele, a downhearted woman who has turned into an actual hermit in their house. Hardly before Labor Day, Henry carries her to move on one of her rare trips to the supermarket. It’s then that Henry staggers upon a bleeding man named Frank, who demands for his help. When Frank is taken into their home, their lives will change forever. The movie is directed by Jason Reitman, the one who directed “Up in the Air” and “Juno”, the movie is anticipated to be spellbinding. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin
Release Date: January 31, 2014
5) ‘Winter’s Tale’ by Mark Helprin
A fantasy story about love and rebirth sounds suchlike simply the thing for Valentine’s Day – which is when this movie version of Mark Helprin’s novel unveils up in theatres. An interesting star cast has been starring in a story that time-travels centuries as a crook fights to save the inheritress he loves. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Colin Farrell, Russell Crowe, Jessica Brown Findlay
6) ‘Divergent’ by Veronica Roth
In a split up future society, anybody not simply induced should hide or be put down. When Tris Prior discovers she doesn’t preferably fit into any of the sect, she’s avowed Divergent, a serious disclosure she ought to keep hidden in order to live. As soon as the Choosing Affair commences, Tris have to decide to either follow her own path or join her family. The book is totally fascinating and will not let you to move until you finish reading. All of the institution scenes ought to transform better in movie and the fear pretending will be yet more interesting to watch. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Kate Winslet, Shailene Woodley, Theo James
Release Date: March 21, 2014
7) ‘The Maze Runner’ by James Dashner
In a horrifying future world where memory doesn’t exist, a gang of guys work together to get out of the complex maze that ensnares them. The gang was lead by a young protagonist named Thomas. Will Thomas make it? Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario
Release Date: September 19, 2014
8) ‘This Is Where I Leave You’ by Jonathan Tropper
The bestselling author Jonathan Tropper’s novel features an impaired family of 4 siblings who aren’t used to celebrating their Jewish faith are made to fulfill their father’s last wish and sit shibah together for a whole week and face their troubles.
Starring: Jason Bateman, Adam Driver, Tina Fey, Rose Byrne
Release Date: September 12, 2014
9) ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’ by Richard C. Morais
A popular chef narrates the story of how the tragedy forces Hassan and his family out of India, their run through their way around the world, and settling down in Lumière, French Alps. The family starts an Indian restaurant that gets insanely famous among the people, displeasing their French competitor Madame Mallory. Since she pays off a cuisine battle with the family, Mallory agrees to wise man Hassan, taking him to Paris and the set up of his own restaurant. The movie is produced by Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey.
Starring: Helen Mirren, Manish Dayal
Release Date: August 8, 2014
10) ‘Vampire Academy’ by Richelle Mead
Rose and Lisa are close buddies who have been living on the trot. All of a sudden, they are hauled back to their grandiose school of vampires, but there might be many other risks hanging around there than beyond its gates. Click here to see the trailer.
Starring: Zoey Deutch, Sarah Hyland, Lucy Fry
Release Date: February 7, 2014