Favourite Children's/Young Adult Books to Movie Adaptations 2016
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The Divergent Series: Allegiant
Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.
Release date: March 18, 2016 (United Kingdom)
Director: Robert Schwentke
Film series: Divergent Film Series
Story by: Veronica Roth
Screenplay: Stephen Chbosky, Noah Oppenheim, Bill Collage, Adam Cooper
A young girl (Ruby Barnhill), a queen (Penelope Wilton) and the Big Friendly Giant (Mark Rylance) must stop an invasion of man-eating giants.
Initial release: July 1, 2016 (USA)
Director: Steven Spielberg
Story by: Roald Dahl
Music composed by: John Williams
Production companies: DreamWorks Studios, Walden Media,
Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass
Alice (Mia Wasikowska) travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp).
Release date: May 27, 2016 (United Kingdom)
Director: James Bobin
Film series: Alice in Wonderland
Music composed by: Danny Elfman
Producers: Tim Burton, Joe Roth, Jennifer Todd, Suzanne Todd
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Magizoologist Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) must track down an array of magical creatures in 1926 New York.
Initial release: November 18, 2016 (USA)
Director: David Yates
Film series: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Film Series
Adapted from: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them