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November 2017

Books on Screen

November 2017

November's Books on Screen roundup includes the feature films Mudbound, Wonder and Murder on the Orient Express; the sixth and final season of "Longmire," along with the season two finales of "Queen Sugar" and "The Shannara Chronicles"; and the DVD releases of The Glass Castle, Atomic Blonde and Tulip Fever.

 

In Theaters


Last Flag Flying

Release Date: November 3rd (limited)
Based on: LAST FLAG FLYING by Darryl Ponsican

My Friend Dahmer
Release Date: November 3rd (limited)
Based on: MY FRIEND DAHMER by Derf Backderf

Thor: Ragnarok
Release Date: November 3rd (wide)
Based on: The Marvel Comics character Thor

Murder on the Orient Express
Release Date: November 10th (wide)
Based on: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS by Agatha Christie

The Breadwinner
Release Date: November 17th (limited)
Based on: THE BREADWINNER by Deborah Ellis
 

Justice League
Release Date: November 17th (wide)
Based on: The DC Comics superhero team Justice League

Mudbound
Release Date: November 17th (limited)
Based on: MUDBOUND by Hillary Jordan

Wonder
Release Date: November 17th (wide)
Based on: WONDER by R. J. Palacio

The Man Who Invented Christmas
Release Date: November 22nd (limited)
Based on: THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS: How Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirits, by Les Standiford

Call Me by Your Name
Release Date: November 24th (limited)
Based on: CALL ME BY YOUR NAME by André Aciman

 



 

On TV
 

 

Film Releases

Mudbound
Release Date: November 17th on Netflix
Based on: MUDBOUND by Hillary Jordan

Saving Capitalism
Release Date: November 21st on Netflix
Based on: SAVING CAPITALISM: For the Many, Not the Few, by Robert B. Reich

 

Series Premieres

"Alias Grace"
Release Date: November 3rd on Netflix (a six-episode miniseries)
Based on: ALIAS GRACE by Margaret Atwood

"Marvel's The Punisher"
Release Date: November 17th on Netflix
Based on: The Marvel Comics character the Punisher

"Marvel's Runaways"
Release Date: November 21st on Hulu (the first three episodes will be available)
Based on: The Marvel Comics superhero team the Runaways

 

Series/Season Finales

"Marvel's Inhumans"
Air Dates: Fridays at 8pm ET/PT on ABC; Season One Finale on November 10th
Based on: The race of superhumans appearing in various comic books published by Marvel Comics

"Queen Sugar"
Air Dates: Wednesdays at 10pm ET/PT on OWN; Season Two Finale on November 15th at 9pm ET/PT
Based on: QUEEN SUGAR by Natalie Baszile

"Longmire"
Release Date: November 17th on Netflix (sixth and final season)
Based on: Walt Longmire Mysteries by Craig Johnson

"Poldark"
Air Dates: Sundays at 9pm ET/PT on PBS Masterpiece; Season Three Finale on November 19th
Based on: THE BLACK MOON and the first half of THE FOUR SWANS, both by Winston Graham

"The Shannara Chronicles"
Air Dates: Wednesdays at 10pm ET/PT on Spike; Season Two Finale on November 22nd
Based on: The Shannara Chronicles by Terry Brooks

 

Ongoing Series

"Outlander"
Air Dates: Sundays at 8pm ET/PT on Starz
Based on: Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon

 


 

On DVD
 

The Glass Castle
DVD Release Date: November 7th
Based on: THE GLASS CASTLE: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls

Atomic Blonde
DVD Release Date: November 14th
Based on: THE COLDEST CITY by Antony Johnston and Sam Hart

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
DVD Release Date: November 21st
Based on: Valérian and Laureline comic book series, created by Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières

Tulip Fever
DVD Release Date: November 28th
Based on: TULIP FEVER by Deborah Moggach