6 Book to Movie Adaptations in October 2016

At Books & Chardonnay, the only thing we love more than a good book is a good movie. Even better? We love a good book to movie adaptation. October features some terrific titles getting the movie treatment and we can’t wait to see them. If you like to compare books to movies, you ‘ll want to check out the titles on today’s list.



Book to Movie Adaptations in October 2016

1. Girl on the Train

by Paula Hawkins

Release date: October 7, 2016

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Paula¬†Hawkins‘ bestselling thriller comes to life this month. Girl on the Train stars Emily Blunt, Justin Theroux, and Haley Bennett.


2. Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life

by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts

Release date: October 7, 2016

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Middle School: The Worst years of My Life hits the theaters today and stars Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, and Alexa Nienson.


3. The Great Gilly Hopkins

by Katherine Paterson

Release date: October 7, 2016

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The film adaptation of Katherine Paterson‘s Newbery Honor Book also hit the theaters October 7, 2016. The Great Gilly Hopkins¬†stars Sophie Nelisse, Kathy Bates, and Glenn Close.


4. Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

by Lee Child

Release date: October 21, 2016

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Never Go Back is the latest of Lee Child‘s Jack Reacher installments to hit the screen. Again starring Tom Cruise in the title role the film also stars Cobie Smulders and Robert Nepper.


5. American Pastoral

by Philp Roth

Release date: October 28, 2016

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The first installment of Philp Roth‘s American Trilogy stars Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Connelly, and Ewan McGregor.


6. Inferno

by Dan Brown

October 28, 2016

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The last book to film adaptation on this list is also one of the year’s most anticipated. It should surprise no one that Interno stars Tom Hanks, and joined by Felicity Jones, and Ben Foster.




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