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The Big Year
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Article in Adult Fiction, Adult Nonfiction, Juvenile Fiction, and Movies categories.

There are some movies that everybody knows come from a book-- The Harry Potter series, Lord of the Rings, the comic books turned movies like Superman, Spiderman, and Fantastic Four. But there are a wealth of others that have flown slightly under the radar.

Take a look at some of these book titles that are available at our library that have been turned into movies or television series.

  • Please note that JMRL does not own all of the corresponding movies or TV shows.

Adult Fiction

Adult Nonfiction


All the President's Men

Between a Rock and a Hard Place (Film title: 127 Hours)

The Big Year

Black Hawk Down

The Blind Side


Charlie Wilson's War

Cheaper by the Dozen

Eat, Pray, Love

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Finding Fish (Film title: Antwone Fisher)

Friday Night Lights

Girl, Interrupted

Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire (Film title: The Duchess)

He's Just Not that Into You

An Inconvenient Truth

The Informant

Into the Wild


Julie & Julia

Lost Moon (Film title: Apollo 13)

Marie Antoinette, a Journey (Film title: Marie Antoinette)

Marley & Me

The Men Who Stare at Goats

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Mommie Dearest

The Orchid Thief (Film title: Adaptation)

The Pacific (TV series on HBO)

The Perfect Storm

The Pianist

Playing the Enemy (Film title: Invictus)

Riding in Cars with Boys

Rocket Boys (Film title: October Sky)

Running with Scissors


Seven Years in Tibet

Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family

Juvenile Literature