Movies Based on Books: January to March 2014


(1. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit  2. I, Frankenstein  3. Labor Day  4. The Monuments Men  5. Vampire Academy  6. Winter’s Tale  7. 300: Rise of An Empire  8. Addicted  9. Divergent

January 17

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Based on characters created by Tom Clancy
Starring Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, and Keira Knightley

January 24

I, Frankenstein
Loosely based on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Starring Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, and Miranda Otto

January 31

Labor Day
Based on the novel by Joyce Maynard
Starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin
Directed by Jason Reitman

February 7

The Monuments Men
Based on the book The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter
Starring George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Matt Damon
Directed and adapted by George Clooney

February 14

Vampire Academy
Based on the books by Richelle Mead
Starring Zoey Deutch and Lucy Fry

Winter’s Tale
Based on the novel by Mark Helprin
Starring Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, and Russell Crowe

March 7

300: Rise of An Empire
Based on the graphic novel Xerxes by Frank Miller (not yet released)
Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Rodrigo Santoro, and Eva Green

March 14

Based on the novel by Zane
Starring Kat Graham, Sharon Leal, and Boris Kodjoe

March 21

Based on the novel by Veronica Roth
Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet

Release dates and rating subject to change

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