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Top Classic Book-Based Movies

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RankTitleCastBuy
1 . Double Indemnity (1944)Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall score
2 . Bringing up Baby (1938)Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett score
3 . It Happened One Night (1934)Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns score
4 . Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal, Buddy Ebsen score
5 . Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., B?la Lugosi score
6 . The Lady Eve (1941)Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette score
7 . The Bishop's Wife (1947)Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley score
8 . It's a Wonderful Life (1946)James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell score
9 . The Thin Man (1934)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton score
10 . Gone with the Wind (1939)Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Evelyn Keyes score
11 . Alice in Wonderland (1951)Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn, Sterling Holloway, Jerry Colonna score
12 . All About Eve (1950)Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm score
13 . Rear Window (1954)James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter score
14 . The Wizard of Oz (1939)Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr score
15 . The African Queen (1951)Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Peter Bull score
16 . The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains score
17 . The Big Sleep (1946)Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers score
18 . Bambi (1942)Hardie Albright, Sam Edwards, Otis Harlan, Sterling Holloway score
19 . Ben-Hur (1959)Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd score
20 . The Birds (1963)Tippi Hedren, Suzanne Pleshette, Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy score
21 . Another Thin Man (1939)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Virginia Grey, Otto Kruger score
22 . The Maltese Falcon (1941)Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre score
23 . Charade (1963)Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, James Coburn score
24 . Psycho (1960)Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin score
25 . Anatomy of a Murder (1959)James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell score
26 . Vertigo (1958)James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore score
27 . My Favorite Wife (1940)Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Randolph Scott, Gail Patrick score
28 . The Sound of Music (1965)Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn score
29 . Frankenstein (1931)Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Boris Karloff score
30 . All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)Louis Wolheim, Lew Ayres, John Wray, Ben Alexander score
31 . Miracle on 34th Street (1947)Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn, Gene Lockhart score
32 . Notorious (1946)Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains, Louis Calhern score
33 . On the Waterfront (1954)Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger score
34 . Mary Poppins (1964)Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson, Glynis Johns score
35 . Grand Hotel (1932)Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford, Wallace Beery score
36 . Meet John Doe (1941)Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward Arnold, Walter Brennan score
37 . Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948)Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas, Reginald Denny score
38 . Mildred Pierce (1945)Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden score
39 . The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa score
40 . Suspicion (1941)Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke, Nigel Bruce score
41 . Rebecca (1940)Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson score
42 . The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright score
43 . The Graduate (1967)Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Ross, William Daniels score
44 . Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)Finlay Currie, Robert Morley, Ronald Squire, Basil Sydney score
45 . My Man Godfrey (1936)William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady, Gail Patrick score
46 . The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett score
47 . To Catch a Thief (1955)Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis, John Williams score
48 . The Black Swan (1942)Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Laird Cregar, Thomas Mitchell score
49 . Laura (1944)Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price score
50 . Roberta (1935)Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott score
51 . What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Victor Buono, Wesley Addy score
52 . Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer score
53 . Captain Blood (1935)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone score
54 . The Quiet Man (1952)John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond score
55 . Alice Adams (1935)Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Evelyn Venable score
56 . The Killers (1946)Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Albert Dekker score
57 . Gunga Din (1939)Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Sam Jaffe score
58 . The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn score
59 . Lady of Burlesque (1943)Barbara Stanwyck, Iris Adrian, Charles Dingle, J. Edward Bromberg score
60 . To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy score
61 . Mister Roberts (1955)Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell, Jack Lemmon score
62 . The Searchers (1956)John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond score
63 . Strangers on a Train (1951)Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, Robert Walker, Leo G. Carroll score
64 . Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander score
65 . Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart, Holmes Herbert score
66 . Dracula (1931)B?la Lugosi, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Frances Dade score
67 . Gigi (1958)Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier, Louis Jourdan, Hermione Gingold score
68 . Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)Howard Keel, Jane Powell, Jeff Richards, Tommy Rall score
69 . Dark Passage (1947)Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Bruce Bennett, Agnes Moorehead score
70 . Cinderella (1950)Verna Felton, James MacDonald, Don Barclay, June Foray score
71 . The Grapes of Wrath (1940)Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charles Grapewin score
72 . The Pajama Game (1957)Doris Day, John Raitt score
73 . Alfie (1966)Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Vivien Merchant, Eleanor Bron score
74 . The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe score
75 . Dr. Strangelove: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn score
76 . Brother Orchid (1940)Edward G. Robinson, Ann Sothern, Humphrey Bogart, Donald Crisp score
77 . Spartacus (1960)Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton score
78 . Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)Roy Atwell, Stuart Buchanan, Adriana Caselotti, Pinto Colvig score
79 . Stagecoach (1939)Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Andy Devine, John Carradine score
80 . Topper (1937)Constance Bennett, Cary Grant, Roland Young, Billie Burke score
81 . Destry Rides Again (1939)Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger score
82 . Father of the Bride (1950)Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor score
83 . The General (1926)Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Frank Hagney score
84 . Bicycle Thieves (1948)Sergio Leone score
85 . Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis, Dean Jagger score
86 . The Big Country (1958)Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker, Charlton Heston score
87 . The Lost Weekend (1945)Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Phillip Terry, Howard Da Silva score
88 . The King and I (1956)Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Rita Moreno, Martin Benson score
89 . Cat People (1942)Simone Simon, Kent Smith, Jack Holt, Alan Napier score
90 . The Good Earth (1937)Paul Muni, Luise Rainer, Walter Connolly, Tilly Losch score
91 . Show Boat (1951)Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown score
92 . My Fair Lady (1964)Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White score
93 . How Green Was My Valley (1941)Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee, Donald Crisp score
94 . The Harvey Girls (1946)Judy Garland, John Hodiak, Ray Bolger, Angela Lansbury score
95 . In the Heat of the Night (1967)Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant score
96 . The Black Cat (1934)Boris Karloff, B?la Lugosi, David Manners, Harry Cording score
97 . The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)Maggie Smith, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin, Gordon Jackson score
98 . High Noon (1952)Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges score
99 . The Third Man (1949)Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard score
100 . Jezebel (1938)Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent, Margaret Lindsay score

This chart uses a weighted rating based on the average rating per film and the number of votes per film.


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