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Best books made into television

Description: List of original novels, short stories, plays or works of non-fiction used as source material for television drama, documentaries, sitcoms, etc.

Members: 4 participating members (show all)

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1
19,046 members, 380 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), hipdeep (1), ManWithAnAgenda (14), si (18)

Score: 12.01

2
11,470 members, 242 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), si (7), ManWithAnAgenda (13)

Score: 7.61

3
4,640 members, 94 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (2), ahef1963 (15), si (43)

Score: 6.96

4
18,109 members, 480 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), si (2)

Score: 6.73

5
71,815 members, 1,259 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (10), ahef1963 (10), si (33)

Score: 6.17

6
3,658 members, 72 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (11), ahef1963 (13), si (40)

Score: 5.89

7
12,974 members, 217 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), si (11)

Score: 5.03

8
1,418 members, 32 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), si (19)

Score: 4.59

9
802 members, 16 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), si (20)

Score: 4.45

10
807 members, 15 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), si (21)

Score: 4.33

11
738 members, 15 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), si (22)

Score: 4.23

12
37,586 members, 1,079 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (12), ahef1963 (16)

Score: 4.15

13
15,960 members, 303 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (9), si (27)

Score: 4.06

14
3,385 members, 195 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (9), si (28)

Score: 4.05

15
16,801 members, 342 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (1)

Score: 4

16
132 members, 5 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: si (1)

Score: 4

17
14,365 members, 276 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (11), si (34)

Score: 3.85

18
3,787 members, 67 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), si (38)

Score: 3.76

19
3,994 members, 125 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (14), si (42)

Score: 3.64

20
6,101 members, 84 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

Score: 3.36

21
1,000 members, 29 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: si (3)

Score: 3.04

Explanations:

si (3): (UK 1987 BBC mini-series-Fortunes of War)

22
735 members, 7 reviews
4.48 stars (4.48 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

Score: 3.04

23
465 members, 12 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (3)

Score: 3.04

24
12,210 members, 621 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

25
4,089 members, 121 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (4)

Score: 2.83

26
615 members, 14 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: si (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

si (4): (UK 1987 BBC mini-series - Fortunes of War)

27
30,999 members, 729 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

28
5,737 members, 150 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: si (5)

Score: 2.68

29
1,705 members, 43 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (5)

Score: 2.68

30
810 members, 12 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: si (6)

Score: 2.56

31
658 members, 29 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (6)

Score: 2.56

32
608 members, 13 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

Score: 2.56

33
504 members, 16 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (7)

Score: 2.46

34
993 members, 30 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (8)

Score: 2.38

35
529 members, 12 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: si (8)

Score: 2.38

36
1,059 members, 19 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: si (9)

Score: 2.31

37
8,621 members, 553 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: si (10)

Score: 2.25

38
1,761 members, 143 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: si (12)

Score: 2.15

39
254 members, 5 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: si (13)

Score: 2.11

Explanations:

si (13): (UK TVM 1989)

40
1,994 members, 44 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: si (14)

Score: 2.07

41
766 members, 9 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: si (15)

Score: 2.03

42
2,516 members, 90 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: si (16)

Score: 2

43
5,781 members, 358 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (17)

Score: 1.97

44
1,526 members, 23 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: si (17)

Score: 1.97

45
3,772 members, 137 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (18)

Score: 1.94

46
3,045 members, 34 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: si (23)

Score: 1.83

48
17 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: si (25)

Score: 1.79

49
123 members, 3 reviews
3.34 stars (3.34 stars)

Lists: si (26)

Score: 1.77

50
2,498 members, 21 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: si (29)

Score: 1.72

51
2,286 members, 38 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: si (30)

Score: 1.71

52
164 members, 3 reviews
3.08 stars (3.08 stars)

Lists: si (31)

Score: 1.7

53
5,794 members, 135 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: si (32)

Score: 1.68

54
1,374 members, 44 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: si (35)

Score: 1.65

55
1,511 members, 26 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: si (36)

Score: 1.63

56
7,290 members, 115 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: si (37)

Score: 1.62

57
4,101 members, 57 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: si (39)

Score: 1.6

58
5,380 members, 101 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: si (41)

Score: 1.58

59
7,536 members, 204 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: si (44)

Score: 1.55

60
4,739 members, 136 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: si (45)

Score: 1.54

61
65 members, 2 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: si (46)

Score: 1.54

62
2,488 members, 36 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: si (47)

Score: 1.53

63
16,086 members, 290 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: si (48)

Score: 1.52

64
3,048 members, 56 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: si (49)

Score: 1.51

65
12,808 members, 230 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Score: 0

67
4,453 members, 214 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Score: 0

68
1,378 members, 64 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Score: 0

69
1,291 members, 77 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Score: 0

70
788 members, 16 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

71
778 members, 34 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: si (August 2019)

Type: Numbered

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