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2013 Movies Based On Books

These are the movies releasing in 2013 that are based on books. Which one are you looking forward to?

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1. Gangster Squad:

A chronicle of the LAPD's fight to keep East Coast Mafia types out of Los Angeles in the 1940s and 50s.

Starring: Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone

Release date: 11 January 2013 (USA)

2. Safe Haven

A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.

Starring: Cobie Smulders, Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel

Release date: 14 February 2013

3. Carrie

A sheltered high school girl unleashes her newly developed telekinetic powers after she is pushed too far by her peers.

Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore and Judy Greer

Release date: 15th March 2013

4. Host

A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free humans.

Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Diane Kruger and William Hurt

Release date: 29th March 2013

5. The Great Gatsby

Nick Carraway, a Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Joel Edgerton

Release date: 10th May 2013

6. World War Z

A U.N. employee is racing against time and fate, as he travels the world trying to stop the outbreak of a deadly Zombie pandemic.

Starring: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos and David Morse

Release date: 21st June 2013

7. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

When her mom is attacked and taken from their home in New York City by a demon, a seemingly ordinary teenage girl, Clary Fray, finds out truths about her past and bloodline on her quest to get her back, that changes her entire life.

Starring: Aidan Turner, Lena Headey and Lily Collins

Release date: 23rd August 2013

8. The Wolf of Wall Street

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill and Matthew McConaughey

Release date: September 2013

9. Paranoia

An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage.

Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman and Harrison Ford

Release date: October 2013

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