20 Books Becoming Movies in 2016

If you’re someone who likes to read a book before it comes out as a movie and spoils everything for you, you’ll want to get a move on with certain titles. The following books are set to become movies in 2016.

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1.The 5th Wave

by Rick Yancey

The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

As of this writing, the release date for The 5th Wave is set for January 2016. Stars: Nick Robinson, Chloƫ Grace Moretz, & Maika Monroe.

2. The Sandman

by Neil Gaiman

The Sandman by Neil Gaiman

3.Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Kindle Edition

by Jane Austen Seth Grahame-Smith

Pride & Prejudice Zombies

With a February, 2016 release date, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies will star Lena Headey, Lily James & Douglas Booth

4. The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

This movie adaptation of the Rudyard Kipling classic will star Scarlett Johansson, Idris Elba and Bill Murray. Current release date is set for April 2016.

5. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children Book 1)

by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar children

Samuel Jackson and Eva Green star in the movie version of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children . Release date is March 2016.

 

6. Allegiant (Divergent Trilogy, Book 3)

by Veronica Roth

Allegiant by Veronica Roth

The third and final installment of Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” series is being broken up into two movies. The first has a release date of March 2016 and the 2nd part is due to hit theaters a year later.(I’m personally not a fan of splitting the books into two parts to make more money. – Samdy)

7. The BFG

by Roald Dahl

the bfg

Starring Bill Hadar and Rebecca Hall, The BFG is set to hit theaters in July 2016.

8. Me Before You

by Jojo Moyes

Me Before You

Me Before You has a film release date of June 2016 and will star Emilia Clarke & Sam Claflin.

9.The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

by David Grann

The Lost City of Z

Charlie Hunnam will star in the film adaptation of The Lost City of Z, which is set to be released in 2016.

10. A Monster Calls

by Patrick Ness

A monster calls by Patrick Ness

“A Monster Calls” is scheduled for release in October 2016 and will star badass Liam Neeson.

11. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

by J.K. Rowling

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Hollywood isn’t done with J.K. Rowling yet. The movie adaptation of her book about magical creatures is scheduled for release November 2016 and will star Eddie Redmayne & Ezra Miller.

12. The Silver Chair: The Chronicles of Narnia

by C.S. Lewis

The Silver Chair

The latest “Narnia” tale to make it screen is scheduled for 2016 according to IMDB.

13. Looking for Alaska

by John Green

Looking for Alaska

Currently in production with a release date of 2016.

14. The Darkest Minds

by Alexandra Bracken

the darkest minds

Currently in production with a release date of 2016.

15. The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

by Jennifer E. Smith

the statistical probability of love at first sight

The film adaptation of The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight is due for release in 2016 and will star Hailee Steinfeld and Robert Sheehan.

16. Inferno

by Dan Brown

Inferno by Dan Brown

Starring Tom Hanks, the film version of Inferno has a release date of October 2016.

17.The Choice

by Nicholas Sparks

The Choice by Nicholas Sparks

Alexandra Daddario, Teresa Palmer, and Maggie Grace will star in this drama which will hit the theaters in February 2016.

18. Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

by Ben Fountain

Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

The film version of “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” is due for release November 2016 and will star Vin Diesel and Kristen Stewart.

19. Nerve

by Jeanne Ryan

Nerve by Jeanne Ryan

This thriller is due for release in 2016 and stars Kimiko Glenn, Emma Roberts and Juliette Lewis.

20.How to Be Single

by Liz Tuccillo

How to Be Single

The film adaptation of How to Be Single is set for release in February 2016 and will start Dakota Johnson.




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