Movies Based on Thrillers
Movie Recommendations

Absolute Power. R. 1997. DVD Drama
Based on the book Absolute Power by David Baldacci. 1996.
Along Came a Spider. R. 2000. DVD Drama
Based on the book Along Came a Spider by James Patterson. 1993.
The Andromeda Strain. G. 1971. DVD SF/Fantasy
The Andromeda Strain. Not rated. 2008. DVD 791.4572 AND TV
Based on the book Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton. 1969.
Angels & Demons. PG-13. 2009. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama
Based on the book Angels & Demons by Dan Brown. 2000.
Archangel. R. 2005. DVD 791.4572 ARC TV
Based on the book Archangel by Robert Harris. 1998.
The Beach. R. 2000. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Beach by Alex Garland. 1997.
Blade Runner. R. 1982. DVD SF/Fantasy
Based on the book Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick. 1968.
Blue Smoke. Not rated. 2006. DVD 791.4572 BLU TV
Based on the book Blue Smoke by Nora Roberts. 2005.
The Bone Collector. R. 1999. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Bone Collector by Jeffrey Deaver. 1997.
The Bourne Identity. PG-13. 2002. DVD Action/Adventure and Blu-ray Action/Adventure
Based on the book The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum. 1980.
The Bourne Supremacy. PG-13. 2004. DVD Action/Adventure and Blu-ray Action/Adventure
Based on the book The Bourne Supremacy by Robert Ludlum. 1986.
The Bourne Ultimatum. PG-13. 2007. DVD Action/Adventure and Blu-ray Action/Adventure
Based on the book The Bourne Ultimatum by Robert Ludlum. 1990.
Carolina Moon. Not rated. 2007. DVD 791.4572 CAR TV
Based on the book Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts. 2000.
The Chamber. R. 1996. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Chamber by John Grisham. 1994.
The Client. PG-13. 1994. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Client by John Grisham. 1993.
Clarissa. Not rated. 1991. DVD 791.4572 CLA TV
Based on the book Clarissa by Samuel Richardson. 1748.
Congo. PG-13. 1995. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book Congo by Michael Crichton. 1980.
The Da Vinci Code. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama
Based on the book Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown. 2003.
The Day of the Jackal. PG. 1973. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Day of the Jackal by Frederick Forsyth. 1971.
Derailed. R. 2005. DVD Drama
Based on the book Derailed by James Siegel. 2003.
Diva. R. 1981. DVD World (French)
Based on the book Diva by Daniel Odier. 1979.
Dolores Claiborne. R. 1995. DVD Drama
Based on the book Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King. 1993.
The Eagle Has Landed. PG. 1976. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book The Eagle Has Landed by Jack Higgins. 1975.
The Fan. R. 1996. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Fan by Peter Abrahams. 1995.
The Firm. R. 1993. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Firm by John Grisham. 1991.
The General's Daughter. R. 1999. DVD Drama
Based on the book The General's Daughter by Nelson DeMille. 1992.
The Hunt for Red October. PG. 1989. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy. 1984.
Jaws. PG. 1975. DVD Horror
Based on the book Jaws by Peter Benchley. 1974.
Jurassic Park. PG-13. 1993. DVD SF/Fantasy and Blu-ray SF/Fantasy
Based on the book Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton. 1990.
Killshot. R. 2008. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book Killshot by Elmore Leonard. 1989.
Kiss the Girls. R. 1997. DVD Drama
Based on the book Kiss the Girls by James Patterson. 1995.
Minority Report. PG-13. 2002. DVD SF/Fantasy
Based on the book The Minority Report by Philip K. Dick. 2002.
Misery. R. 1990. DVD Horror
Based on the book Misery by Stephen King. 1987.
Out of Sight. R. 1998. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book Out of Sight by Elmore Leonard. 1996.
Patriot Games. R. 1992. DVD Action/Adventure
Based on the book Patriot Games by Tom Clancy. 1987.
The Pelican Brief. PG-13. 1993. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Pelican Brief by John Grisham. 1992.
Planet of the Apes. G. 1967. DVD SF/Fantasy
Based on the book Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle. 1963.
Presumed Innocent. R. 1990. DVD Drama
Based on the book Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow. 1987.
Primal Fear. R. 1996. DVD Drama
Based on the book Primal Fear by William Diehl. 1993.
The Rainmaker. PG-13. 1997. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Rainmaker by John Grisham. 1995.
Rebecca. Not rated. 1940. DVD Drama
Rebecca. Not rated. 1997. DVD 791.4572 REB TV
Based on the book Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier. 1938.
The Relic. R. 1996. DVD Horror
Based on the book Relic by Douglas J. Preston. 1995.
Runaway Jury. PG-13. 2003. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Runaway Jury by John Grisham. 1996.
A Simple Plan. R. 1998. DVD Drama
Based on the book A Simple Plan by Scott Smith. 1993.
Strangers on a Train. PG. 1951. DVD Drama
Based on the book Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith. 1950.
The Sum of All Fears. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Sum of a All Fears by Tom Clancy. 1991.
The 39 Steps. Not rated. 1935. DVD Drama
Based on the book The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan. 1915.
A Time to Kill. R. 1996. DVD Drama
Based on the book A Time to Kill by John Grisham. 1989.
To Have and Have Not. Not rated. 1945. DVD Drama
Based on the book To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway. 1937.