movies inspired by books

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No Blade of Grass - (1970 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066154/

A plague envelops the world, and a band of people flee the population centres to find a new home.

It's ruined by flash-forwards. These would have to be edited to make a more pleasing movie.



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Mortal Engines - (2018 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1571234/
https://www.uphe.com/movies/mortal-engines [ 1 ] was http://www.mortalengines.com/

A ruined world is plagued by mobile cities that consume other mobile cities, and things and stuff.

Terribad; it keeps introducing new nonsense out of thin air.



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The Deluge - (1974 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0072021/

A military man of small renown and great skill is swept up into a conflict that engulfs his nation in war, driving a wedge between himself, his people and his love.

A movie the likes of which I've never seen and doubt I ever will again.



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Get Shorty - (1995 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0113161/

After meeting people trying to make it big in Hollywood movies, a criminal weans himself off of his old life to try it for himself.

Maybe it's because I saw it "back in the day", but even after re-watching it I still really like it.



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The Black Cauldron - (1985 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0088814/
https://movies.disney.com/the-black-cauldron (archive)

A pig farmer gets stoned and hallucinates.



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The Invasion - (2007 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0427392/

People have a refreshing nap and wake up to be suspiciously-nice.

A remake of a remake of an adaptation of a book. And it shows. At least Nicole Kidperson is hot.

Be certain to skip the first couple of minutes; they are a horrible horrible spoiler.



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