10 Books to read before they become movies
These books are about to get the silver-screen treatment. Before you watch them at the cinema, make sure you read our list of the top 10 favourite books.
Leonardo DiCaprio stars in the big screen adaption of The Wolf of Wall Street directed by Marin Scorsese. The book is based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, a wealthy stockbroker whose life becomes entangled in crime, corruption and the federal government. Watch the trailer
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak is set in Germany during the second World War and tells the story of a young girl who finds solace in stealing books and sharing them with others. The book was an international best-seller and with a cast that includes Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson and Sophie Nélisse, we can't wait to see it on the big screen.
Stephen King's 1974 debut novel, Carrie, gets a big-screen makeover. The book sees a sheltered high school girl unleash her newly developed telekinetic powers when she is pushed too far by her peers. Watch the trailer
The second instalment of the hugely successful Hunger Games trilogy is next on our list of must-see movies. Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. Watch the trailer
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones has created quite a stir among book-lovers and we cannot wait for the movie. The books tells the story of an ordinary teenage girl whose mom is attacked and taken from her home by a demon. Watch the trailer
This is one film we are dying to see. Jobs, based on Steve Job's biography, tracks the Apple creator's ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.Watch the trailer
Set to star Selena Gomez, The Sky is Everywhere is still in the development stage, but tells the story of seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker a bookworm and band geek who finds herself at the centre of a love-triangle while dealing with the death of a loved one.Watch the trailer
The Spectacular Now is a coming of age movie about high-school romance. Based on the book by Tim Tharp, it was a National Book Award Finalist and one of the most buzzed-about films at Sundance 2013, starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller. Watch the trailer
A woman who is obsessed with Pride and Prejudice travels to a Jane Austen-themed resort in an attempt to meet her Mr Darcy.Watch the trailer
Mark Helprin’s 1983 magical-realism novel Winter's Tale is sure to be a huge success on the big screen. With a cast made up of Colin Farrell, Russell Crowe and Will Smith, we are expecting big things from this unique story.