NPL Books into Films: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Annotation:In a world where crimes are predicted in advance by “precogs,” a police chief learns that he is about to murder a man he’s never met.
Annotation:A drunken swordsman and a gentle giant help a farm boy rescue the woman he loves from being forced to marry a prince.
Annotation:When the world’s population is nearly eradicated by an epidemic, the survivors are drawn by their dreams to choose between Good and Evil for a final confrontation.
Annotation:In a land where seasons last for decades, the winter is returning as sinister forces amass in the north while the King’s powers begin to fail.
Annotation:Titus Groan stands to inherit the immense, rambling Gormenghast Castle and its kingdom, unless the conniving Steerpike, who is determined to rise above his menial position, has his way.
Annotation:A radio astronomer detects a signal from outer space that seems to be from an intelligent source instructing humankind to build a machine to come and meet them.
Annotation:When a hobbit learns that he possesses a Ring infused with powerful evil, he embarks on a quest to destroy it before the Dark Lord can claim it and take over Middle-earth.
Annotation:As a rogue planet heads toward earth on a collision course, humankind tries to build an space-going ark that will allow them to save part of their race from extinction.