Read Before You Watch

Check out these books before they hit the screens, small and large!

This novel from the king of horror has been adapted into a miniseries on HBO, starring Jason Bateman. First episode started January 12th.
In theaters January 17th, starring Robert Downey, Jr. and featuring the voices of Emma Thompson, Octavia Spencer, Selena Gomez, and more, this film is based on the classic children's novel.
The film, entitled The Turning, is based on Henry James's classic novel, and will be in theaters January 24th.
This political thriller based on the novel by Joan Didion stars Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Willem Dafoe, and Rosie Perez. It will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, then stream on Netflix (date TBA).
The sequel to To All the Boys I've Loved Before will get it's own adaptation on Netflix, starting February 12th.
Another adaptation of a classic novel, this time starring Harrison Ford, The Call of the Wild will be in theaters February 21st.
Starring Elle Fanning and based on the teen book, this film will be on Netflix on February 28th.
It's a big year for classic adaptations! This one, based on the H.G. Wells novel, stars Elizabeth Moss, in theaters February 28th.