logo-TopTenTuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme was book-to-movie adaptations I still need to watch / to which I’m looking forward. And, since I have so many freakin’ films on my to-watch list, the following are ones that have come out within the last year (or so).


Beasts of No Nation, based on Beasts of No Nation by Uzodinma Iweala


Dark Places, based on Dark Places by Gillian Flynn


The Diary of a Teenage Girl, based on The Diary of a Teenage Girl: An Account in Words and Pictures by Phoebe Gloeckner


Foxcatcher, based on Foxcatcher: The True Story of My Brother’s Murder, John du Pont’s Madness, and the Quest for Olympic Gold by Mark Schultz


The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, based on Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins


The Martian, based on The Martian by Andy Weir


Paper Towns, based on Paper Towns by John Green


Room, based on Room by Emma Donoghue


The Theory of Everything, based on Travelling to Infinity by Jane Hawking


Unbroken, based on Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

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