Hawkeye. Poster of the 2021 TV series and cover of the 2013 comic book, Hawkeye. My Life as a Weapon
Hawkeye. My Life as a Weapon
Matt Fraction, David Aja, Javier Pulido, 2013
TV series vs comic book
Bert & Bertie, Rhys Thomas, 2021-

While in New York City post-Blip, Clint Barton must work together with the young Kate Bishop to confront enemies from his past time as Ronin in order to get back to his family in time for Christmas. Series based on the Marvel Comics superhero Hawkeye, centering on the adventures of Young Avenger, Kate M. Bishop, who took on the role after the original Avenger, Clint Barton.

Bates Motel. Poster of the 2013 TV series and cover of the 1959 book, Psycho
Robert Bloch, 1959
TV series vs book
Anthony Cipriano, 2013-2017

Bates Motel explores the complex bond between the future serial killer, Norman Bates, and his mother Norma. Serving as a prelude to the iconic horror film Psycho, the series provides a modern perspective on Norman’s upbringing, shedding light on the events that led him to become one of history’s most notorious murderers.

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. Poster of the 2008 movie and cover of the 2006 book
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
John Boyne, 2006
movie vs book
Mark Herman, 2008

A young boy, Bruno lives in Berlin, in Nazi Germany during World War II. After spotting people working on what he thinks is a farm in the distance – actually a concentration camp – he is forbidden from playing in the back garden. Bruno and his sister Gretel’s tutor, Herr Liszt, push an agenda of antisemitism and Nazi propaganda.

Up in the Air. Poster of the 2009 movie and cover of the 2001 book
Up in the Air
Walter Kirn, 2001
movie vs book
Jason Reitman, 2009

Ryan Bingham works for a human resources consultancy firm specializing in termination assistance. Ryan, unwilling to give up traveling, raises concerns that the new system could be impersonal and apathetic, and argues that Natalie lacks understanding about the firing process and how to handle emotionally vulnerable people.

Origin. Poster of the 2023 movie and cover of the 2020 book, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
Isabel Wilkerson, 2020
movie vs book
Ava DuVernay, 2023

This untold system that has molded the United States is documented, tracing how contemporary lives are delineated by a structured hierarchy of human distinctions.

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It. Poster of the 2021 movie and cover of the 1983 book, The Devil in Connecticut
The Devil in Connecticut
Gerald Brittle, 1983
movie vs book
Michael Chaves, 2021

A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defense.

The Front Runner. Poster of the 2018 movie and cover of the 2014 book, All the Truth Is Out
All the Truth Is Out
Matt Bai, 2014
movie vs book
Jason Reitman, 2018

After finishing second to Walter Mondale in the 1984 Democratic Party presidential primaries, former Senator Gary Hart is now the widely accepted frontrunner in the 1988 Democratic Party presidential primaries. Leading up to the formal launch of his campaign in April 1987, some of Gary’s campaign staff are concerned he won’t open up about himself, instead focusing on ideas and policy.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Poster of the 2019 movie and cover of the book novelization
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Greg Keyes, 2019
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Michael Dougherty, 2019

Five years after the existence of giant monsters, now called Titans, was revealed to the world, Dr. Emma Russell, a paleobiologist working for the Titan-studying organization Monarch, and her daughter Madison witness the birth of a larva called Mothra. A group of eco-terrorists, led by former British Army Colonel Alan Jonah, attacks the base and kidnaps Emma and Madison, while Mothra flees and pupates under a nearby waterfall.