Frances O'Connor, Drama, Romance. Against a backdrop of political and religious upheaval, a farmer falls in love with the "queen" of the notorious Doone clan --a family that he has sworn vengeance on. | Director:
Stars: Director: 51,140 251,581 Stars: Drama, Romance. Great stories can be consumed on your screens at home, but that doesn't mean you should forgo reading.. Below are some of our favorite romance novels turned into movies. Robinson Crusoe was published in 1719, and the book was originally credited to a man named Robinson Crusoe, which led many to think it was based on real life.
60 min The book Sense and Sensibility is another Jane Austen treasure, and was released in 1811. Turning the book into a movie had to be a pretty giant undertaking, but the 2004 film version is excellent.
He returns a Royal Navy captain. |
Stars: Best Romance Novels Made into Movies Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.
$13.82M, R Set between the years 1642 and 1660, "The Devil's Whore" charts the progress of the English Civil War through the eyes of a 17 year old girl, the fictional Angelica Fanshawe. Drama, Romance. Emma Thompson, Jeremy Lovering
| The book and movie are about a young boy who hopes to have his own pair of hounds for hunting. However, the book is all about the importance of marrying for love and not for money, and the twists and turns both the novel and the film adaptations take are beautiful and painful. The book is also usually considered to be the first English novel. Little Women has actually had three film adaptations: once in the 1930s, again in the 1990s, and most recently in 2019. 21,752 Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. Some classic narratives explore the darker side of romance; the poisonous side effects that result from giving your heart to another. Bill Paterson, Drama, Romance, Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. BUT, both are fun romantic stories about going after what you want and facing fear, or your friends, in the face. Martha Fiennes
by Kat Angus. Tweet us @womendotcom or follow us on Facebook and Instagram. The Lord of the Rings is a fantasy novel by J.R.R. James Fleet, Greta Scacchi, Director: Votes: 30,744 | Gross: $1.99M Susan Sarandon,
112 min The Black Stallion, starring Kelly Reno and Mickey Rooney, was released in 1979.
Anthony Head, Drama. Anna Karenina is the young wife of an older husband. Director: 121 min From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master. Alex Kingston,
Comedy, Drama, Romance, At 10, Fanny Price, a poor relation, goes to live at Mansfield Park, the estate of her aunt's husband, Sir Thomas.
Jodhi May, Gemma Arterton, Paloma Baeza, TV-PG | Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. James Cosmo, The 1994 film adaptation stars Alan Cumming as the voice of the horse. |
They adore good gossip, and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.
The Call of the Wild, starring Harrison Ford, will be released on February 21, 2020. $65.71M. Alessandro Nivola,
112 min It has it all; comedy, adventure, and lots of romance. Director: | Eddie Redmayne, A chronicle of the life of 18th-century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. Matthew Macfadyen, |
Drama, Romance. 68,553 Cancer patient, Hazel falls for bad boy, Gus in this teen romance novel. If you've seen The Notebook it's definitely worth reading the Nicholas Sparks novel, regardless of what you think you know about Allie and Noah. Louisa comes to care for paraplegic, Will and by doing so, gives him a life worth living. | Gross: | He befriends his neighbor, Lensky, and meets Tatyana through him. 90 min
Although he dotes on her, she is soon bored and discontent.... See full summary », Director: Biography, Drama. The book and film are both filled with moral messages about what's right and wrong. You might cry because the movie is not nearly as good as the book but that doesn't mean it shouldn't receive your attention. Tell us what you think about this feature. The romance genre is vast and deep and has a huge fan-base and thanks to film, can reach a larger audience. Richard Armitage,
| Their love-story is intense and the events of their life, heartbreaking, meaning one thing; it's a story you'll want to read and watch. Some classic novels have been known to pull at the reader’s heart strings making sure that the story is full of lust, love and fairytale endings but what about the others? 106 min
Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice? We … Get swept away with either the book or movie but you'll love the fierce romance between Stella and Winston. 300 min Ralph Fiennes,
| | | | Geoffrey Beevers, 12 9,010 Stars: 18th-century England and Ireland viewed through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters - Caroline, Emily, Louisa, and Sarah Lennox, great-granddaughters of a king, daughters of a cabinet minister, and wives of politicians and peers. Rachel has to navigate her feelings for her friend and long-time crush, Dex and her relationship with selfish friend, Darcy who just so happens to be marrying Dex. There seem to be a lot of dog books-turned-movies on this list, and for good reason: they don't call them man's best friend for nothing.
The two eldest daughters are the title opposites.
An adaptation of the classic Dickens tale, where an orphan meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. 469 min The story follows the adventures of four hobbits as they battle through intense situations to destroy a cursed golden ring. Each version tells the story of the March sisters and their mother, Marmie, as they navigate the territory that comes with deciding to live your life the way you want to. Anne was in love with Frederick, who was rejected by her snobby parents 8 years ago. $22.20M, PG 420 min Drama, History. There are many themes of friendship, love, and loss that might seem overwhelming but in the end, you'll be happy you read One Day. Joe Wright Alun Armstrong, Hugh Bonneville, PG-13 Tom Courtenay, Period/Historical Romance/Dramas Loves So Far . Liv Tyler, Winona Ryder, Which also goes to show how important it is to take note of great authors who create creative stories. | Stars: Trevor Cooper, The romance genre is no different. Comedy, Drama, Romance. It follows the story of Alec, a young boy who is stuck on an island after the ship he was traveling on sinks. Andrea Riseborough, Jonny Lee Miller, Some of the best movies have been adapted from novels. Sophie Marceau, Kate Winslet,
Alec, Henry, and the Black embark on an epic adventure. Director: | Jane Austen wrote her famous novel, Pride & Prejudice, in 1813. | Anjelica Huston, A classic novel hailing from Jane Austen the film adaptation, written by extraordinary actress Emma Thompson received high praises from the likes of the British Academy Film Awards and the Oscars.
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In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. Ruth Jones, An updated film version was released in 2005. The 2013 release of the film version of 12 Years a Slave was mired in a bit of controversy, as many critics believed that the film muddied up history to more accurately show what life as an enslaved person was like. | Here are 14 other classic novels that have had their own film adaptation (or two!). | Ang Lee The 1995 film version is truly a lot of fun! 93 min Stephen Dillane, The book is a memoir by former enslaved person Solomon Northup, who dictated his experience to David Wilson. Helen McCrory, Reese Witherspoon stars as Becky Sharp, a woman who grew up in poverty and who is determined the climb the social ladder into society. Russia, 1820s: Onegin inherits his uncle's country estate and moves there from St. Petersburg. Claire Foy, Michael Caine, Votes: | Franco Zeffirelli | Gross: Fans of the Jack London book are excited about the upcoming film adaptation. Stars:
Tolkein. Amanda Root, 12 Romance Novels That Were So Heartfelt They Were Turned Into Movies. | Drama, History, Romance. Biography, Drama, History. Holly Hunter,