Films that are out in 2015 that are also Books
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Starring Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle. From 1999 to 2009, Chris
Kyle recorded the most confirmed sniper kills in the history of the
United States military, whilst serving in both Iraq and
Afghanistan. In this memoir he recounts key battles, talks openly
of the blood and pain of war, and provides a rare, first-hand
glimpse into the elite world of the Navy SEALS.
Fifty Shades of Grey
Starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson. The first movie will
be showing in cinemas from Valentines day, February 14th. When
literature student Anastasia Steele interviews successful
entrepreneur Christian Grey, she finds him attractive and deeply
intimidating. Convinced that their meeting went badly, she tries to
put him out of her mind until he turns up at the store where she
works part-time, and invites her out.
Alice Howland is proud of the life she worked so hard to build.
A Harvard professor, she has a successful husband and three grown
children. She soon finds herself in the rapidly downward spiral of
Alzheimer's Disease. Her short-term memory may be hanging on by a
couple of frayed threads, but she is still Alice. The film stars
Julianne Moore, Kate Bosworth and Alec Baldwin. In cinemas from 6th
Fighting for survival in a shattered world. the truth is her
only hope. The thrillingly dark sequel to No. 1 New York Times
bestseller, Divergent. Tris has survived a brutal attack on her
former home and family. But she has paid a terrible price. Wracked
by grief and guilt, she becomes ever more reckless as she struggles
to accept her new future. Starring Shailene Woodley and Kate
Winslet, the movie will be in cinemas from 20th March.
The Longest Ride
Two couples. Two love stories. One epic tale.
Ninety-one-year-old Ira Levinson is in trouble. Struggling to stay
conscious after a car crash, with his mind fading, an image of his
adored - and long-dead - wife Ruth appears. Urging him to hang on,
she lovingly recounts the joys and sorrows of their life together.
Starring Clint Eastwood's son Scott Eastwood. The film will be
showing in cinemas from 8th April.
Child 44 is Tom Rob Smith's exciting debut, set in Soviet Russia
in 1953, with a wonderfully realised sense of all-pervading fear
and the desperateness of a chilling race against time. The film
starring Tom Hardy and Gary Oldman will be released 17th April.
Far From the Madding Crowd
This is the story of Bathsheba Everdene, who inherits her
uncle's farm, then surprises the villagers of Weatherbury by
deciding to run it herself rather than hire a manager. Three men
vie for the affections of this independent young woman played by
Carey Mulligan. The film is set for release 1st May.
From the bestselling author of The Fault in our Stars John
Green. Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving Margo Roth
Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs
into his life - dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an
ingenious campaign of revenge - he follows. After their all-nighter
ends, Q arrives at school to discover that Margo has disappeared.
Starring Cara Delevigne the film will be released 19th June.
The Scorch Trials
The pulse-pounding sequel to The Maze Runner. Thomas was sure
that escape from the maze meant he and the Gladers would get their
lives back. But no one knew what sort of life they were going back
to. The earth is a wasteland. Government and order have
disintegrated and now Cranks, people driven to murderous insanity
by the infectious disease known as the Flare, roam the crumbling
cities hunting for their next victim. To be released in cinemas
The movie set for release 2nd October is based in the
contemporary adaptations of Mary Shelley's Frankenstien, focusing
on Victor Frankenstein's hunchbacked assistant played by Daniel
The Jungle Book
When two wolves discover young Mowgli in the bushes, abandoned
and naked, it is the beginning of a happy life with the wolves,
Baloo the bear and Bagheera, a black panther. But the tiger Shere
Khan believes the child was his to eat, and bides his time until he
can exact his revenge on Mowgli and his adoptive wolf pack.
Starring Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o, Bill
Murray and Ben Kingsley, the Disney film is scheduled for release
Mockingjay (Part 2)
The final book in the ground-breaking Hunger Games trilogy.
Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games
twice. But now that she's made it out of the bloody arena alive,
she's still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants
revenge Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And
what's worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is
safe either. Starring Jennifer Lawrence and Liam hemsworth, the
movie wll be available in cinemas from 20th November.
Robinson Crusoe on Mars, a survival story for the 21st Century.
I'm stranded on Mars. I have no way to communicate with Earth. I'm
in a Habitat designed to last 31 days. If the Oxygenator breaks
down, I'll suffocate. If the Water Reclaimer breaks down, I'll die
of thirst. Matt Damon stars as astronaut Mark Watney, one of the
first to land on Mars. The film will is set for release 27th
Other Books into Films out in 2015
These books into film are also scheduled to be at cinemas in
Mortdecai based on The Mortdecai Trilogy by
Kyril Bonfiglioli starring Johnny Depp. The Last
Apprentice starring Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges and
Kit Harrington. The Designated Ugly Fat
Friend based on the novel by Kody Keplinger starring
Mae Whitman and Bella Thorne. The Moon and the Sun
- set in 17th century France, Pierce Brosnan stars alongside
William Hurt and Benjamin Walker. Black Mass -
based on a chilling true story the movie features Johnny Depp,
Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson and Sienna Miller.
Why not take a look at past Books into Film. Divergent,
The Railway Man, Captain America, The Lucky One, The Great Gatsby
and Life of Pi are just a small selection of what is
available. Don't worry if your library does not have the book
you want. You can reserve it for free from another
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