Never got around to reading that hot best seller? Two hours at the movies, and you’re off the hook. At least 20 movies based on books head into movie theaters this fall and winter, starting today. Novels and non-fiction are irresistible to filmmakers for respectable-enough reasons. In fact, respectability is a big reason in itself. There’s no quicker way to acquire prestige than adapting a well- reviewed book. Why you’ll see more movies by the book this fall. [More]