Books on the Big Screen: Winter/Spring 2012

Posted by: TracieP | Posted on: Feb 09 2012

Now Playing

  • Norweigian Wood, based on the novel by Haruki Murakami, starring Ken’ichi Matsuyama, Kiko Mizuhara, and Rinko Kikuchi
  • Coriolanus, based on the play by William Shakespeare, starring Ralph Fiennes, Gerard Butler and Vanessa Redgrave
  • Albert Nobbs, based on the short story by George Moore, starring Glenn Close and Mia Wasikowska
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin, based on the novel by Lionel Shriver, starring Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly, and Ezra Miller
  • One For the Money, based on the novel by Janet Evanovich, starring Katherine Heigly, Jason O’Mara, and Daniel Sunjata
  • The Woman in Black, based on the book by Susan Hill, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran Hinds, and Janet McTeer
  • Big Miracle, recounted in the nonfiction book by Tom Rose, starring Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, and Kristen Bell

Coming Soon

  • The Secret World of Arrietty, inspired by the novel The Borrowers by Mary Norton, with voices of Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, and Will Arnett (February 17)
  • Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax, based on the picture book by Dr. Seuss, with the voices of Danny DeVito, Zac Efron, and Taylor Swift (March 2)
  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, based on the novel by Deborah Moggach, starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, and Maggie Smith (March 9)
  • John Carter, based on the novel The Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs, starring Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, and Willem Dafoe (March 9)
  • Game Change, based on the book by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, starring Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, and Ed Harris (March 10)
  • The Hunger Games, based on the novel by Suzanne Collins, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth (March 23)
  • Think Like a Man, inspired by the bestseller Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man by Steve Harvey, starring Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Hart, and Michael Ealy (April 20 9)