Enjoyed the book? Now watch the film adaptation…
Fifty Shades Darker
Author: EL James
In cinemas: 10 February
The much-anticipated second instalment of this sexy trilogy follows on from Fifty Shades of Grey. Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele give their relationship a go. It’s not short of passion, but it’s the passion that might just break them. Guaranteed to get your heart racing.
Beauty and the Beast
Author: Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
In cinemas: 14 April
This is the one we’ve all been waiting for, and judging by the trailer, it looks set become the new favourite over its 1991 animated counterpart. Disney’s live-action remakes are wowing audiences, and what’s great is they haven’t lost any of their magic. Can’t wait!
Author: Stephen Leather
In cinemas: 28 April
Based on the author’s personal favourite novel The Chinaman, written in 1992. The film, which stars Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan, is about Nguyen Ngoc Minh who has lost his whole family in two separate tragedies, and vows to take revenge. It’s action-packed from beginning to end.
Dark Tower 1: Gunslinger
Author: Stephen King
In cinemas: 4 August
The first in what’s to be a series of films tracks gunslinger Roland Deschain’s journey to find the man in black, who’s able to bring men back from the dead. It’s hard not to get sucked into a film based on one of King’s novels – he’s just a fantastic storyteller – and this one’s no different.
Murder on the Orient Express
Author: Agatha Christie
In cinemas: 24 November
A star-studded cast, including Judi Dench and Michelle Pfeiffer, brings this well-known classic to life. Detective Hercule Poirot is on the case when one of the passengers on the prestigious Orient Express is murdered. A thrilling revival of the classic novel, and the 1974 film version.