Books becoming movies in 2017

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1.
A Monster Calls (2016)
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A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother's terminal illness. (108 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
 
2.
A Dog's Purpose (2017)
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A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners. (100 mins.)
 
3.
Live by Night (2016)
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A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan. (129 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
 
4.
Fifty Shades Darker (2017)
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While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her. (118 mins.)
Director: James Foley
 
5.
Hidden Figures (2016)
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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. (127 mins.)
Director: Theodore Melfi
 
6.
Before I Fall (2017)
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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. (98 mins.)
Director: Ry Russo-Young
 
7.
The Shack (2017)
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A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack." (132 mins.)
 
8.
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
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An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. (129 mins.)
Director: Bill Condon
 
9.
Tulip Fever (2017)
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An artist falls for a young married woman while he's commissioned to paint her portrait during the Tulip mania of 17th century Amsterdam. (105 mins.)
Director: Justin Chadwick
 
10.
The Dark Tower (2017)
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The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black. (95 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
11.
The Lost City of Z (2016)
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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. (141 mins.)
Director: James Gray
 
12.
The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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. (127 mins.)
Director: Niki Caro
 
13.
The Circle (2017)
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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. (110 mins.)
Director: James Ponsoldt
 
14.
My Cousin Rachel (2017)
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A young Englishman plots revenge against his late cousin's mysterious, beautiful wife, believing her responsible for his death. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms. (106 mins.)
Director: Roger Michell
 
15.
The Dinner (2017)
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Two sets of wealthy parents meet for dinner to decide what to do about a crime their sons have committed. (120 mins.)
Director: Oren Moverman
 
16.
It (2017)
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A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children. (135 mins.)
Director: Andy Muschietti
 
17.
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
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When a murder occurs on the train he's travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case. (114 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
18.
Red Sparrow (2018)
Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to 'Sparrow School' a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. But her first mission, targeting a CIA agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations.
 
19.
The Mountain Between Us (2017)
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Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness. (112 mins.)
Director: Hany Abu-Assad
 
20.
Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)
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International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Carney
 
21.
Wonder (2017)
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Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. (113 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chbosky
 
22.
Everything, Everything (2017)
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A teenager who's spent her whole life confined to her home falls for the boy next door. (96 mins.)
Director: Stella Meghie
 
23.
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017)
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Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. (89 mins.)
Director: David Soren
 
24.
A Century of November (????)
It is an odyssey about a man who believes that he has nothing to live for by virtue of the fact that everything he loves is taken from him and finds during his odyssey that he may be wrong.
 
25.
The Yellow Birds (2017)
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Two young soldiers, Bartle (21) and Murph (18) navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph's mother before their deployment. (110 mins.)
Director: Alexandre Moors
 
26.
Annihilation (2018)
A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature don't apply.
Director: Alex Garland
 
27.
Thank You for Your Service (2017)
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A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield. (109 mins.)
Director: Jason Hall
 
28.
The Glass Castle (2017)
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A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty. (127 mins.)
 
29.
The Breadwinner (2017)
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A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family. (94 mins.)
Director: Nora Twomey
 
30.
Infinity: Chronicles of Nick (????)
With new enemies who make jokes of his old ones, teenager Nick Gautier must either measure up or get sized for a body bag. It's kill or be killed and this kid from the wrong side finds a strength inside him that he never knew existed.