While 2020 has a TON of book-to-screen adaptations coming out, there are only a handful that I’m interested in seeing.
However, the 2020 adaptions that I’m interested in are ones that I absolutely CANNOT WAIT to see!
One adaptation I’ve been anxiously awaiting ever since I heard Joe Hill mention that an adaptation was in the works! And man, has that been a trip watching this adaptation change hands…
Let’s dive in!
2020 Book-To-Screen Adaptations
Based on: The novel by Stephen King
Anticipated release date: January 12th, 2020
Description: Investigators are confounded over an unspeakable crime that’s been committed.
Ben Mendelsohn as Det. Ralph Anderson
Cynthia Erivo as Holly Gibney
Jason Bateman as Terry Maitland
Bill Camp as Howie Gold
Mare Winningham as Jeannie Anderson
Paddy Considine as Claude Bolton
Julianne Nicholson as Glory Maitland
Locke & Key
Based on: The Graphic Novel series by Joe Hill and
Type: Netflix Series
Anticipated release date: February 7th, 2020
Description: Three siblings who move into their ancestral estate after their father’s gruesome murder discover their new home’s magical keys, which must be used in their stand against an evil creature who wants the keys and their powers.
Connor Jessup as Tyler Locke
Emilia Jones as Kinsey Locke
Jackson Robert Scott as Bode Locke
Laysla De Oliveira as Dodge
Sherri Saum as Ellie Whedon
The Woman In The Window
Based on: The novel by A.J. Finn
Anticipated release date: May 15th, 2020
Description: An agoraphobic woman living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence.
Amy Adams as Anna Fox
Gary Oldman as Alistair Russell
Julianne Moore as Jane Russell
Wyatt Russell as David
Anthony Mackie as Ed Fox
Based on: The novel by Frank Herbert
Anticipated release date: December 18th, 2020
Description: Feature adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science fiction novel, about the son of a noble family entrusted with the protection of the most valuable asset and most vital element in the galaxy.
Zendaya as Chani
Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides
Oscar Isaac as Duke Leto Atreides
Josh Brolin as Gurney Halleck
Stellan Skarsgård as Baron Vladimir Harkonnen
Thanks for reading!
Are there any adaptations you’re looking forward to in 2020?