As a general rule, movie adaptations of books are at worst horrible, and at best somewhere hovering above mediocre. It’s difficult to shoehorn a book’s numerous plot points, and beloved characters, into 90-120 minutes of running time. Heck, just look at the complaints about the inconsequential details left out of the various Harry Potter books.
Of course, there are exceptions to every rule. These are the top ten movies that are even better than the book.
This is an encore of one of our previous lists, as presented by our YouTube host Simon Whistler. Read the full list!