The Book-Turned-Movie You Should Watch, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
As much as we love reading, it's a pretty time-consuming hobby.
Sometimes you just don't have the time to commit hours and hours to one story—we get it, you lead a busy life. Thankfully, you don't necessarily need to read the novel to experience the story. Enter: movie adaptations.
But how do you know which film will truly speak to you? Obviously, we turned to the stars for guidance.
Keep scrolling to see the book turned movie you should watch, based on your zodiac sign.
Aries (March 21 – April 19): The Hunger Games
Ah, Aries—you're one of the most active and energetic signs in all the zodiac. You're constantly on the hunt for something thrilling and exciting, so action and adventure movies are your genre of choice. Given your lively nature, The Hunger Games is the perfect movie for you. While the novels are descriptive and straightforward, watching the action play out on the screen truly brings the conflicts and exploits of the books into full effect. You're guaranteed to be on the edge of your seat for the entirety of the film, rooting for your favorite characters and comparing the strategies you would have used, had you been sent into the arena.
(The Hunger Games via Lionsgate)
Taurus (April 20 – May 20): The Devil Wears Prada
As an Earth sign, you definitely have a materialistic side, Taurus. You're practical and grounded, but that doesn't stop you from appreciating the finer things in life. You want to be surrounded by love and beauty at all times, making The Devil Wears Prada the perfect movie for you. Centered around the high-class world of a prominent New York fashion magazine, this movie follows the highs and lows of living a stylish, career-driven life. Not only will it speak to your sense of commitment and hard work, it will also give you a glimpse into the high-brow, glamorous lifestyle you crave so much.
(The Devil Wears Prada via Fox 2000 Pictures)
Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Eat Pray Love
Chatty little Gemini—you're absolutely fascinated by the world around you. Your curiosity has no end, and you often find yourself feeling like there just isn't enough time to experience everything you want to see. Thankfully, a movie like Eat Pray Love can give you a tiny glimpse into the world you're longing to experience. It follows the adventures of newly divorced Liz Gilbert as she travels the world in search of some deeper meaning to her life. Not only does it have truly stunning scenes of beautiful foreign destinations, it will also leave you pondering the pros and cons of an adventurous life and the value of the people you meet along the way.
(Eat Pray Love via Columbia Pictures Corporation)
Cancer (June 21 – July 22): The Fault in Our Stars
Oh, Cancer—you already know how emotional you are. You're always all up in your feelings, and your sympathetic and sensitive nature are among your defining characteristics. You need a movie that'll give you the space to feel all your emotions, providing you with a release for all your pent-up sentiments. What better film for you than the heartbreaking The Fault in Our Stars? This movie about two teens that meet in a cancer support group and subsequently fall in love is guaranteed to have you bawling your eyes out. If there's ever an appropriate time to cry, Cancer, it's during this movie, so grab a tissue box and sob away.
(The Fault in Our Stars via Fox 2000 Pictures)
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22): Crazy Rich Asians
Dramatic Leo—you're self-confident and comfortable in your own skin. You love anything flashy or eye-catching, but at the same time you have a warm heart that wants people to be happy and in love. You'll immediately fall in love with Crazy Rich Asians. Based on the novel of the same name, this movie follows Rachel as she meets her boyfriend's super-rich family. Rachel is immediately thrust into the spotlight—a feeling you can easily relate to, Leo—and has to find a way to navigate this new world with class and grace. It's a typical rom-com story with a glitzy twist that will definitely speak to the dramatic and fun-loving state of mind you embrace in your own life.
(Crazy Rich Asians via Color Force)
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sep. 22): Ready Player One
Loyal and analytical, you love getting caught up in the details, Virgo. You have a methodical approach to life that takes every possible scenario into account, but you also have a deep sense of humanity that loves the romance of human relationships. Ready Player One is the perfect movie for you. It follows the adventures of Wade Watts, who struggles to unravel the mysteries of an futuristic virtual universe that has practically taken the place of real-life. You'll love following every clue and trying to figure out the hidden Easter eggs before Wade does, and you're sure to love the nice dose of romance included in the film. All in all, this movie is everything you need for a quite night at home, Virgo.
(Ready Player One via Amblin Entertainment)
Libra (Sep. 23 – Oct. 22): Divergent
You're strongly focused on justice and equality, Libra. In your search for peace, however, you're also fascinated by partnership, meaning you're constantly in search of a compatible relationship. What better movie for you than one that combines this quest for fairness with a swoon-worthy love story? Divergent is set in a dystopian future that divides society into five factions. Our main protagonist, Tris, learns that she doesn't belong in any one faction, leading to an action-packed adventure that questions the entire structure of her world. This movie perfectly portrays love, loss, righteousness and sacrifice, all wrapped in a perfect bow that makes for one epic story.
(Divergent via Summit Entertainment)
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21): The Perks of Being a Wallflower
You're an incredibly emotional sign, Scorpio, but you struggle to connect with your feelings. You often put on a cold and aloof demeanor, not because you genuinely feel nothing, but because you don't know how to effectively express yourself. You'll definitely relate to Charlie in The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Struggling with a childhood trauma, Charlie attempts to navigate the world of high school. Despite the fact that he struggles to find his voice, over the course of the movie he learns to manage his emotions and eventually develops a sense of stability in his life. It's a beautiful coming-of-age story that's sure to connect with your sentimental core, Scorpio.
(The Perks of Being a Wallflower via Summit Entertainment)
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21): The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
You're curious, idealistic and uncontrollably enthusiastic, Sagittarius. You love change and you want to explore everything the world has to offer, meaning you're always ready for a new adventure. While we can't help you hop on a plane to a new destination, we can suggest watching the first movie in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Based on a fantasy world filled with orcs, hobbits, elves and wizards, there's not a dull moment in this entire film. Your need for adventure is sure to be satisfied, and it won't make you too jealous that you're not traveling, since it's not based on a real-life destination.
(The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring via New Line Cinema)
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19): Before I Fall
You're a very serious and traditional individual, Capricorn. You have a lot of self-control, an incredible work ethic and an ability to learn from your mistakes and make changes in the future. Before I Fall is the perfect movie for you. The film follows Samantha as she relives the same day—the day of her death—over and over again. In order to break the cycle and find true peace, Samantha must untangle the twisted web her life has become and find a way to change her final moments. This story will definitely speak to your preoccupation with time and responsibility, while still being just unrealistic enough to keep you entertained the whole way through.
(Before I Fall via Awesomeness Films)
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18): A Wrinkle in Time
As an air sign, you have a deep need for mental stimulation, Aquarius. If you're not using your mind, you tend to get bored and uninterested in the subject in front of you, so you need a film that requires a bit of thought to understand. With its interesting ideas on time and space, as well as the attraction of an entirely new world that will speak to your eccentric side, A Wrinkle in Time is sure to keep you entertained the whole way through. The movie follows three young students as they discover a new world and fight to save one of the protagonists' father from a great danger. It's simultaneously thoughtful and exciting, with just enough quirkiness to speak to your unique personality.
(A Wrinkle in Time via Walt Disney Pictures)
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20): To All the Boys I've Loved Before
Oh, Pisces—you're just a hopeless romantic. You're such a loyal, gentle and compassionate individual, so you simply love the process of falling for someone, and all the sweet gestures and beautiful moments that follow. To All the Boys I've Loved Before is definitely the movie for you. The film features Lara Jean, a high school student who writes letters when she has a crush so intense she doesn't know what else to do. Unfortunately, Lara Jean's (and everyone's) worst nightmare comes to life when her private notes find their way into the hands of her love interests. The entire movie is incredibly heartwarming, emotional and sweet—just like you, Pisces.
(To All the Boys I've Loved Before via Netflix)
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