Better as books

World War Z: an oral history of the zombie warPerez Hilton lists the books that should never have been made into films, do you agree?

From Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (not the best film ever) to The Time Traveller’s Wife and Dr Seuss, he gives these ten film versions of books the thumbs down. We’ve got all the books if you’d like to read them instead, linked below.

Read the reasons

The Great Gatsby F Scott Fitzgerald.

World War Z – Max Brooks. Doesn’t capture the real tone of the book.

The Scarlet Letter – Nathaniel Hawthorne.

The Time Traveler’s Wife – Audrey Niffenegger. How the Grinch stole Christmas!

How the Grinch stole Christmas – Dr Seuss

The Cat in the Hat – Dr Seuss.

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De BernièreDunes

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams

I am Legend – Richard Matheson

Dune – Frank Herbert

 

 

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