Films that are better than the original book (DEFINITIVE)

Jaws
Godfather
Prob most Crichton (Jurassic Park; Andromeda Strain)
Some Stephen King I imagine (never read any)

Any more?

Blade Runner

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2001

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No Country For Old Men

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The Silence of the Lambs

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hmmm. not sure. It’s close.

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Don’t Look Now.

Jumanji

The Bourne Identity/Supremacy/Ultimatum

Psycho
Starship Troopers

The Shining.
A Clockwork Orange.
Fight Club.
American Psycho (although it’s close, and very different).

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Most Kubrick films, probably

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L.A. Confidential (though the book is great too)

Gone Girl

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Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World

Not read the book but the film was shite

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Book was trashy fun, the film was funner and trashier.

Manhunter
Silence of the Lambs

STRONGLY disagree

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The film’s one of my favourites. Books are obviously great but I just love the film more than oxygen and shit.

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