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11 Book Adaptations Coming to Screen in 2018 That Already Have Trailers

A great day for every book lover is when we find out that our favorite book will be coming to the big screen. What’s better than that? When you know all the details like who’s in it, the release date, and even get to see the trailer! There will be a lot of adaptations coming to screens in 2018, but these eleven all have official trailers out already. The synopsis’ and star lists are all courtesy of IMDb. 

 

1. The Leisure Seeker by Michael Zadoorian (January 19)

 

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Synopsis: A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

 

Starring: Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Kirsty Mitchell 

 

 

 

2. Horse Soldiers by Doug Stanton (January 19)

 

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Synopsis: 12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.

 

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, William Fichtner 

 

 

 

3. Maze Runner: The Death Cure by James Dashner (January 26)

 

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Synopsis: Young hero Thomas embarks on a mission to find a cure for a deadly disease known as the “Flare”.

 

Starring: Rosa Salazar, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dylan O’Brien 

 

 

 

4. The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter (February 9)

 

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Synopsis: Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter’s classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer’s vegetable garden.

 

Starring: Daisy Ridley, Margot Robbie, Elizabeth Debicki

 

 

 

5. Fifty Shades Freed by E.L. James (February 9)

 

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Synopsis: The third installment of the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ trilogy.

 

Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Arielle Kebbel 

 

 

 

6. Every Day by David Levithan (February 23) 

 

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Synopsis: A shy teenager falls for someone who transforms into another person every day.

 

Starring: Justice Smith, Maria Bello, Angourie Rice 

 

 

 

7. Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer (February 23)

 

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Synopsis: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature don’t apply.

 

Starring: Tessa Thompson, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh 

 

 

 

8. Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews (March 2)

 

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Synopsis: Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to ‘Sparrow School’ a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. But her first mission, targeting a CIA agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations.

 

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Mary-Louise Parker

 

 

 

9. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle (March 9)

 

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Synopsis: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

 

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Oprah Winfrey, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine

 

 

 

10. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli (March 16)

 

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Synopsis: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for Simon it’s complicated: no-one knows he’s gay and he doesn’t know who the anonymous classmate is that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, scary and life-changing.

 

Starring: Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Jennifer Garner

 

 

 

11. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (March 30)

 

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Synopsis: When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune. Wade Watts finds the first clue and starts a race for the Egg.

 

Starring: Olivia Cooke, Hannah John-Kamen, T.J. Miller. 

 

 

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