Tag: based on novel or book

Goldfinger (1964) 7.4

Goldfinger (1964)

Storyline:Special agent 007 comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort...

I Still See You (2018) 6.7

I Still See You (2018)

Storyline:A spellbinding and romantic supernatural thriller. Ten years after an apocalyptic event left the world haunted by ghosts, Roni receives a threatening message from beyond the grave. Joining forces with a myst...

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) 8.3

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Storyline:Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind b...

Casino Royale (2006) 7.5

Casino Royale (2006)

Storyline:Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist ma...

Get Shorty (1995) 6.5

Get Shorty (1995)

Storyline:Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic User Reviews:

Homefront (2013) 6.5

Homefront (2013)

Storyline:Phil Broker is a former DEA agent who has gone through a crisis after his action against a biker gang went horribly wrong and it cost the life of his boss' son. He is recently widowed and is left with a 9-ye...

Pinocchio (2019) 7.1

Pinocchio (2019)

Storyline:Live-action adaptation of the classic story of a wooden puppet named Pinocchio who comes to life.User Reviews:

Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story (2019) 6.0

Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story (2019)

Storyline:When a teenager reveals that she is gay to her devout Mormon parents, they decide to send her to a conversion therapy home in Utah.User Reviews:

A Month by the Lake (1995) 6.7

A Month by the Lake (1995)

Storyline:For 16 years Miss Bentley has been spending April at an elegant hillside villa on Lake Como. This year, 1937, her London society artist father has recently died and the only other English-speaking guests are...

The Whale Caller (2017) 0.0

The Whale Caller (2017)

Storyline:A kelp-horn-blowing man seems to be deeply drawn to a very particular whale. This is the story of a love triangle between the titular Whale Caller, his beloved whale Sharisha, and Saluni, the village drunk w...

Twin Murders: The Silence of the White City (2019) 5.8

Twin Murders: The Silence of the White City (2019)

Storyline:Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain, 2016. Two corpses appear in the crypt of the Old Cathedral. Police officer Unai López de Ayala, an expert in criminal profiling, must hunt down the ritual murderer who...

The Valley of Light (2007) 6.6

The Valley of Light (2007)

Storyline:The Valley of Light is a beautifully-filmed, sentimental movie of a young man's quest to make sense of his experiences and find new meaning in life. While this film deals with weighty material such as the su...

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) 7.2

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

Storyline:A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.User Reviews: If a man is fool enough to get ...

The Stalking Moon (1968) 5.6

The Stalking Moon (1968)

Storyline:When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's fat...

Villain (1971) 6.5

Villain (1971)

Storyline:Ruthless East End gangster Vic Dakin has plans for an ambitious raid on the wages van of a plastic factory. This is a departure from Dakin's usual modus operandi, and the job is further complicated by his ha...

Dracula (1958) 7.3

Dracula (1958)

Storyline:After Jonathan Harker attacks Dracula at his castle (apparently somewhere in Germany), the vampire travels to a nearby city, where he preys on the family of Harker's fiancée. The only one who may be able to ...

The Call of the Wild (2020) 6.2

The Call of the Wild (2020)

Storyline:Buck is a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Yukon during the Gold Rush of th...

The Haunting (1999) 5.3

The Haunting (1999)

Storyline:Dr. David Marrow invites Eleanor Vance, Luke Sanderson, and Theo to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more intere...

All the Bright Places (2020) 7.4

All the Bright Places (2020)

Storyline:Two teens facing personal struggles form a powerful bond as they embark on a cathartic journey chronicling the wonders of Indiana.User Reviews:

Advantages of Travelling by Train (2019) 6.4

Advantages of Travelling by Train (2019)

Storyline:After interning her insane husband in a remote psychiatric hospital, book editor Helga Pato returns home by train, where she meets a mysterious man who identifies himself as a psychiatrist…User Reviews:

Night on the Galactic Railroad (1985) 7.3

Night on the Galactic Railroad (1985)

Storyline:Giovanni currently lives a dreary life of near non-stop work. At school, his peers ridicule him incessantly, and his employer at work is distant and cold. As his isolation from society becomes unbearable, he...

Spenser Confidential (2020) 6.6

Spenser Confidential (2020)

Storyline:Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.User Reviews:

Lost Girls (2020) 6.1

Lost Girls (2020)

Storyline:When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered se...

A Conspiracy of Faith (2016) 7.1

A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)

Storyline:Denmark, 2016. A blurred note is found in a bottle that has traveled across the ocean for a long time. After deciphering the cryptic note, Department Q members follow a sinister trail that leads them to inve...