Books referenced or mentioned in Movies

This is a list of books that have appeared in movies, or been referenced to or mentioned in movies. Please leave a comment stating which movie it was referenced in or made an appearance in. :0)
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23 books · 14 voters · list created August 22nd, 2009 by Slayermel (votes) .
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message 1: by Slayermel (new)

Slayermel Books mentioned in "10 Things I hate about You"
The Sun Also Rises
The Bell Jar
The Feminine Mystique
The movie is based on:
The Taming of the Shrew


message 2: by Melissa (last edited Aug 23, 2009 04:41PM) (new)

Melissa The Catcher in the Rye is mentioned in "Conspiracy Theory".

A character reads from Paradise Lost in "The Crow".

A character is holding Still Life With Woodpecker in "50 First Dates".

Persuasion is mentioned in "The Lake House".


message 3: by Greyweather (last edited Aug 23, 2009 11:15AM) (new)

Greyweather The Count of Monte Cristo is mentioned in the movie "V for Vendetta"

The Wind Among the Reeds appears in the movie "Equilibrium"
Mother Goose appears in the movie "Equilibrium"

1984 is mentioned in the movie "Hackers"

The Metamorphosis is referenced in the movie "The Producers"


message 4: by Bettie☯ (new)

Bettie☯ What about that Ayn Rand book mentioned in A Scanner Darkly .. anyone know enough to nominate it here?


message 5: by Greyweather (last edited Aug 23, 2009 03:43PM) (new)

Greyweather Bettie wrote: "What about that Ayn Rand book mentioned in A Scanner Darkly .. anyone know enough to nominate it here?"
The Fountainhead


message 6: by John (last edited Aug 25, 2009 05:11AM) (new)

John Burns The count of monte cristo is mentioned in Sleepers.
Theres a brief reference to Poe in Panic Room.
Frankenstein and Rashomon both appear in the superb Ghost dog: Way of the samurai.
In Peter Jackson's remake of King Kong one of the crew is reading Heart of darkness.
In Star Trek: First Contact, Captain Picard is compared to Captain Ahab.


message 7: by Melissa (new)

Melissa Some work by Poe (which is already listed) is also quoted in the movie "The Crow."


message 8: by Momo (new)

Momo "Pride & Prejudice" and "Ballet Shoes" and "Anne of Green Gables", all mentioned in "You've got mail".


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