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8 Movies You Didn't Know Were Based on Books

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 11 Jul 2014 15:05
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The Princess Bride was at one point a book with the same name. William Goldman wrote both the book and the screenplay for this film, which explains why it is so damned good. The idea for the book is that the main plot, that we know and love as The Princess Bride, is just one plot in a larger book full of other boring distractions, the author just edited it down into this much more palatable novel.

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