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Our Fave Sci fi & Fantasy Movies Based on Revered Works of Literature

Since the novel and short story format allows for such extremely detailed story-telling, they are amazing at bringing to life new and strange worlds, which is probably why so many of the very best science fiction and fantasy films out there are based on popular works of literature. There’s SO MANY we can’t possibly mention them all, but we can give you a rundown of several of our all time faves. Here’s our picks for the very best works of sci-fi and fantasy fiction that made for incredible big screen entertainment!