1. Photos: Books Turned Films
Moviegoers expect Think Like a Man to quickly become a Black movie classic. If so, it won’t be the first film based on a book to sell out theaters. Before they became box office hits, these films were heart wrenching tales tucked in the pages of our favorite books. They made us laugh, cry and even get our groove back. But did the movie version live up to the book? Or was it even better? Grab a bag of popcorn as we go through our list of best plots that went from the bookshelf to the big screen!
– By Myranda Stephens