If we’ve said it once, we’ve said it 1000 times — a movie will never be as good as the book because the director’s vision will never be as good as what you create in your mind, but here are twenty films that dared to come close. Read the books and watch the movies to see if you agree with MHM.
Tags 3:10 To Yuma A Beautiful Mind American Psycho Blade Runner Doctor Zhivago Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Fahrenheit 451 Gone With the Wind Goodfellas Greed Jaws One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest Schindler's List The Godfather The Great Gatsby The Maltese Falcon The Princess Bride The Shawshank Redemption The Shining To Kill A Mocking Bird
With this week's passing of Tom Laughlin, MHM takes a look back at the actor/director's top 5 movies, but since he wasn't much of a fan of movie critics, we aren't going to rank his movies. Instead, they will be in no particular order.