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20 movies that fans think are better than the books

Espresso Logo By Mackenzie Shand of Espresso | Slide 1 of 21: When it comes to movies based on books, avid and casual readers alike will often agree that the book is almost always slightly better. Perhaps it's because books go into more detail or because the images your mind creates are bound only by your imagination. In some cases, however, fans are adamant that the movie trumps the book. They may even recommend skipping the read altogether and going straight for the film.

20 movies that fans think are better than the books

When it comes to movies based on books, avid and casual readers alike will often agree that the book is almost always slightly better. Perhaps it's because books go into more detail or because the images your mind creates are bound only by your imagination. In some cases, however, fans are adamant that the movie trumps the book. They may even recommend skipping the read altogether and going straight for the film.

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