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36 Best Movies Books of All Time


Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best Movies books (instead of one person's opinion).

    Our process:
  1. Search for "best movies books" and study the top 5 articles.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2023)

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  1. MOST RECOMMENDED!
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    The Color Purple

    Alice Walker

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  7. 7

    The Princess Bride

    William Goldman

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    Gone Girl

    Gillian Flynn

  11. 12
  12. 14

    Room

    Emma Donoghue

  13. 16
  14. 17

    The Wizard of Oz

    L. Frank Baum

  15. 20

    Forrest Gump

    Winston Groom

  16. 21
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    Great Expectations

    Charles Dickens

  18. 23
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  20. 25

    Fight Club

    A Novel

    Chuck Palahniuk

  21. 26

    American Psycho

    Bret Easton Ellis

  22. 27
  23. 28

    Schindler's List

    Thomas Keneally

  24. 29

    The Shining

    Stephen King

  25. 30

    Gone With the Wind

    Margaret Mitchell

  26. 32
  27. 33

    Wonder Boys

    Michael Chabon

  28. 35
  29. 36

    Election

    Tom Perrotta

FAQ

  • How was this Movies books list created?

    We searched for "best Movies books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Movies books are in this list?

    There are 36 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Movies books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Movies books on the internet.

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