Best And Worst Children’s Book Movie Adaptations By

charlottes-web_l put together a list of movies that highlights the best and worst children’s book adaptions of our time. See how many you agree with:


  1. The Chronicles of Narnia : The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
  2. Charlotte’s Web (1973)
  3. The Jungle Book (1967)
  4. Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
  5. James and the Giant Peach (1996)

Honorable Mentions:

  • The Iron Giant
  • The Princess Bride


  1. The Cat in the Hat
  2. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
  3. Ella Enchanted
  4. Curious George
  5. Eragon

Honorable Mentions:

  • Jumanji
  • The Secret Garden

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