Discussion – Film Adaptations of Novels

Posted: December 25, 2010
Marlon Brando in The Godfather (1972)

Marlon Brando in The Godfather (1972)

Elmer Gantry was adapted from a novel by Sinclair Lewis. What is your favorite film adaptation of a novel?

Neal Gabler likes THE GODFATHER.

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  • Jeff Talman

    i. A Clockwork Orange.
    ii. Being There

  • Steve from Staten Island

    Was any book ever better translated to screen than “The Godfather”? In second place, though, “Bridge on the River Kwai” — masterful!