Books made into movies are exciting. Below are some movie trailers for popular books. (Click here for an additional list of books that have been made into movies.) Check the CML for the book and compare the book with the movie or look for educational resources and lesson plans for using the DVD in the classroom.

Angus Thongs and Full-frontal Snogging

Because of Winn Dixie

Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Bridge to Terabithia

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Charlotte's Web

Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

The City of Ember

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen

The Dark is Rising

Ella Enchanted


Freaky Friday

The Golden Compass

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (book 2)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (book 7) --- not yet in production

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (book 4)

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (book 6) --- release date 11/21/2008

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (book 5)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (book 3)



Horton Hears a Who

How To Eat Fried Worms

I Am David


Journey to the Center of the Earth, 3D

Lemony Snicket and the Series of Unfortunate Events

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Nancy Drew

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Nim's Island

The Polar Express

The Secret Life of Bees

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, 2

The Spiderwick Chronicles


The Tale of Despereaux


The Waterhorse

Blood and Chocolate

Lady Chatterly