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The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s. Based on The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

Everything, everything

A teenager who's spent her whole life confined to her home falls for the boy next door. Based on Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon.

The dinner

Two sets of wealthy parents meet for dinner to decide what to do about a crime their sons have committed. Based on The Dinner by Herman Koch.

The circle

A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity. Based on The Circle by Dave Eggers.

The zookeeper's wife

The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion. Based on The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman.

Their finest

A former secretary, newly appointed as a scriptwriter for propaganda films, joins the cast and crew of a major production while the Blitz rages around them. Based on Their Finest Hour and a Half by Lissa Evans.

The lost city of Z

A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s. Based on The Lost City of Z by David Grann.


After a supernatural event at his church, a preacher enlists the help of a vampire to find God. Based on Preacher by Garth Ennis.


A lonely, neurotic and hilariously honest middle-aged man reunites with his estranged wife and meets his teenage daughter for the first time. Based on Wilson by Daniel Clowes.

The sense of an ending

A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life. Based on The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.

T2 trainspotting

After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie. Based on "Porno" by Irvine Welsh.

Alone in Berlin

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government. Based on Every Man Dies Alone by Hans Fallada.

A united kingdom

The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil. Based on "Colour Bar" by Susan Williams.

American gods.

When Shadow Moon is released from prison, he meets the mysterious Mr. Wednesday and a storm begins to brew. Little does Shadow know, this storm will change the course of his entire life. Left adrift by the recent, tragic death of his wife, and suddenly hired as Mr. Wednesday's bodyguard, Shadow finds himself in the center of a world that he struggles to understand. It's a hidden world where magic is real, where the Old Gods fear both irrelevance and the growing power of the New Gods. Based on American Gods by Neil Gaiman.

The White Princess

In the follow-up to The White Queen, Elizabeth of York marries the Lancaster victor, Henry VII, but their rule is threatened by a rival claim to the throne. Based on The White Princess by Philippa Gregory.

The girl with all the gifts

A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a special young girl named Melanie. Based on The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey.


In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X, somewhere on the Mexican border. However, Logan's attempts to hide from the world, and his legacy, are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces. Based on Old Man Logan by Mark Millar.

Fifty shades darker

While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her. Based on Fifty Shades Darker by E.L. James.

Before I fall

February 12 is just another day in Sam's charmed life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over and over, Sam untangles the mystery around her death and discovers everything she's losing. Based on Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver.

A street cat named Bob

The true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat. Based on A Street Cat Named Bob by James Bowen.

A man called Ove

Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors. Based on A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.


After a casual encounter, a brokenhearted woman decides to confront her life and the most important events about her stranded daughter. Based on short stories from Runaway by Alice Munro.

Queen of Katwe

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess. Based on The Queen of Katwe by Tim Crothers.

A dog's purpose

A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners. Based on A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron.

Hidden figures

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. Based on Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.


A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family. Based on A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley.

Big little lies

While Madeline and Celeste take new in town single mom Jane under their wing, none of them realises how the arrival of Jane and her inscrutable little boy will affect them all. Big Little Lies is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. Based on Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty.

A monster calls

A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother's terminal illness. Based on A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.

Fantastic beasts and where to find them

The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. Loosely based on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling.

Billy Lynn's long halftime walk

19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions. Based on Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain.