11 Novel Based Movies With Tragic Endings.
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1. P.S. I LOVE YOU (2007) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Hilary Swank and Gerald Butler
The movie is based on a novel by Cecelia Ahern. The movie revolves around a couple Holly and Gerry, but Holly's life turns upside down when Gerry dies of a brain tumor. Though not being present, Gerry motivates Holly through his letters and messages, to move on in life and live happily.
2. A WALK TO REMEMBER(2002) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Mandy Moore, Shane West
The movie is based on the novel, Nicholas Spark. The story is about two young people Jamie and Shanny, who are adversely opposite. They eventually fell in love. Destiny brings them together but little did they know fate holds separations for them as Jamie dies of leukemia.
3. The NOTEBOOK (2004) : Romantic, Drama
Cast : James Garner, Ryan Gosling, Rachel Adams
This movie is based on yet another novel by Nicholas Spark. The movie about a young man who Noah, who falls in love with an heiress Allie, but soon they realized that they are not meant for each other. The social differences lead to separation.
4. ME BEFORE YOU (2016) : Romatic, Drama
Cast : Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Vanessa Kirby
Based on the book by Jojo Moyes. The movie revolves around the two lovebirds Louisa and Will. Louisa Clarke is a small-town girl who false love with a banker Will Traynor, who got paralyzed in an accident.
5. What If (2014) : Romantic, Comedy
Cast : Daniel Redcliff, Zoe Kazan, Adam Driver, Megan Park
Based on the book named "Toothpaste and Cigar" by Michael Rinaldi, T.J. Dawe. The movie is about a 17-year-old boy Wallace, who had several Heartbreakers and failed relationships, but when he meets Chantry, he falls for her. But little did he know, that she's already in a relationship. The Movie was initially released with the title as "The F Word", but being somewhat offensive in its name, it changed to "WHAT IF"
6. FIVE FEET APART (2019) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Cole Sprouse, Haley Lu Richardson, Moisa Arias, Parminder Nagra
The movie is based on the novel by Mikki Daughtry, Rachael Lippincott, Tobias Iaconis. The movie is about a 17 yr old girl who's having Cystic Fibrosis. her life just continues to routines, boundaries, self-control. But her life changes, when she meets a boy, who's having the same disease as her.
7. ONE DAY (2011) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess, Patricia Clarkson, Ramola Garai.
Rating : 7/10
The movie is about two people, who eventually went on Date on their Graduation Date but separated. And In order to know where they stand in their lives, they decided to meet each other on the same date on which they went on their first date, every year. The movie is based on the book by Anna Tod.
8. AFTER (2019) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes, Khadijah Red Thunder, Shane Paul.
The story is about a girl named Tessa, who falls in love with a boy Hardin Scott, who is mysterious and has a deep dark secret. Based on the novel.
9. Everything Everything (2017) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Nick Robinson, Amandla Stenberg, Anika Noni Rose, Anadela Reguera
The movie is based on the book by Nichola Yoon. It is a story of a girl, who is suffering with SCID, an immune disease. She is just confined to boundaries of her home, but her life experiences change when she falls in love with the boy next door.
10. IF I STAY (2014) : Romantic, Drama
Cast: Chloe Grace Mortez, Jamie Blackley, Liana Liberato
Based on the Novel by Gayle Forman. The story is about a girl, Mia Hall, who slipped into Coma after a deadly road accident. And while experiencing an out-of-body situation. She has to decide whether to wake-up and live her the way she imagined or not.
11. The Fault in Our Stars(2008): Romantic, Drama
The Fault in Our Stars is a 2014 American romantic tragedy film directed by Josh Boone based on the 2012 novel by John Stars. The film stars Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgart; Along with Laura Dern, Sam Trummel, Knot Wolf and Willem Defoe play supporting roles.
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12. Keith (2008): Romantic, Drama (BONUS)
Cast: Jesse McCartney, Elisabeth Harnois
The movie is about the school going girl Natalie, who is the head girl of curricular activities in school. She meets Keith when she was assigned to be her chemistry lab partner, but little did she know that he is hiding a secret.