We’ve all heard it before: “Books are always better than the films they’re based on.” The book vs film debate is likely never to be resolved. From the British Vivien Leigh taking on the role of the very southern Scarlett O’Hara to Will Smith portraying a completely different version of Robert Neville in I Am Legend, bibliophiles tend to prefer books to films. But sometimes, every once in awhile, Hollywood gets it right. Today we’re chatting about the best film adaptations based on some of our favorite books.
What do you think, LitStackers? Did we get it right? We want to hear from you.