Monthly Archives: March 2012

Top 10 at the Movies

The Hunger Games movie (which will hit theatres in two weeks!) is the latest film adaptation of a Top 10 book. Eight of the Top 10 books have been made into movies, and one is currently in development (Thirteen Reasons Why). Below are the trailers and IMDB pages for the Top 10 movies, listed in chronological order.


To Kill a Mockingbird – 1962


The Outsiders – 1983


A Cry in the Wild (based on Hatchet) – 1990


Twilight – 2008


Diary of a Wimpy Kid – 2010


Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief – 2010


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 & Part 2 – 2010-2011


The Hunger Games – 2012


What are your thoughts on movie adaptations of books? Have you seen any of theĀ  Top 10 movies? Which ones have you loved or hated? Share in the comments!