MOVIE ADAPTATIONS THAT OVERSHADOWED THEIR BOOKS
Meaning most people don't realize they were books first.
- •Shawshank RedemptionBased on novella Rita Hayward and the Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King (yes that King)
- •Princess BrideBook by William Goldman. I only found this out this year. WHY DID NO ONE TELL ME SOONER!
- •2001: Space OdysseyShort story The Sentinel by Arthur C Clarke
- •Forrest GumpBook by Winston Groom.
- •PsychoBook by Robert Bloch
- •The GraduateNovella by Charles Webb. Apparently there's a book sequel?
- •Breakfast at Tiffany'sMaybe a stretch? By Truman Capote
- •It's a Wonderful LifeShort story by Phillip Van Doren Stern
- •Rear WindowShort story It Had to be Murder by Cornell Woolrich
- •Strangers on a TrainBook by Patricia Highsmith (so good!)