5 Upcoming YA to Movie Adaptations in 2018


2018 is the year of YA book to movie adaptations. From Love, Simon to Midnight Sun, there were so many amazing movies with more to come. We've rounded up 5 upcoming movie adaptations in 2018 we can't wait to see! Bonus: they all have trailers we can't stop watching. Until then, we'll be re-reading the books in preparation.

Books It’s Based On: Beautiful Boy by David Sheff, Tweak and We All Fall Down by Nic Sheff 

Release Date: October 12, 2018 

Starring: Timothée Chalamat, Steve Carrell, Maura Tierney 

Summary: Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.

Down a Dark Hall 

Books It’s Based On: Down a Dark Hall by Lois Duncan

Release Date: August 17, 2018 

Starring: AnnaSophia Robb, Uma Thurman, Isabelle Fuhrman 

Summary: Kit Gordy, a new student at the exclusive Blackwood Boarding School, confronts the institution's supernatural occurrences and dark powers of its headmistress.

The Darkest Minds 

Books It’s Based On: The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

Release Date: August 3, 2018 

Starring: Amandla Stenberg, Mandy Moore, Gwendoline Christie 

Summary: Imprisoned by an adult world that now fears everyone under 18, a group of teens form a resistance group to fight back and reclaim control of their future.

To All The Boys I've Loved Before 

Books It’s Based On: To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han

Release Date: August 17, 2018 

Starring: Lana Condor, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart

Summary: A teenage girl's secret love letters are exposed and wreak havoc on her love life.

The Hate U Give 

Books It’s Based On: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Release Date: October 19, 2018 

Starring: Amandla Stenberg, K.J. Apa, Regina Hall

Summary: Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right.

Which movies are you excited for? Let us know in the comments below!