Most Popular "Based On Young Adult Novel" Titles
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- In Theaters
- Release Year
1. Mortal Engines (2018)
12 | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
In a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy.
Votes: 20,943 | Gross: $15.94M
2. Ready Player One (2018)
12 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune.
Votes: 266,593 | Gross: $137.69M
3. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
MG6 | 152 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
An orphaned boy enrolls in a school of wizardry, where he learns the truth about himself, his family and the terrible evil that haunts the magical world.
Votes: 554,895 | Gross: $317.58M
4. Pretty Little Liars (2010–2017)
12 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Four friends band together against an anonymous foe who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets, while also investigating the disappearance of their best friend.
5. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
12 | 157 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A young wizard finds himself competing in a hazardous tournament between rival schools of magic, but he is distracted by recurring nightmares.
Votes: 474,913 | Gross: $290.01M
6. The Hunger Games (2012)
12 | 142 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.
Votes: 783,469 | Gross: $408.01M
12 | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Harry, Ron, and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord as the final battle rages on at Hogwarts.
Votes: 674,172 | Gross: $381.01M
8. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
9 | 142 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry.
Votes: 475,148 | Gross: $249.36M
9. Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments (2016– )
12 | 42 min | Action, Fantasy, Romance
After her mother disappears, Clary must venture into the dark world of demon hunting, and embrace her new role among the Shadowhunters.
10. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
12 | 138 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.
Votes: 440,250 | Gross: $292.00M
11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
12 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Katniss and a team of rebels from District 13 prepare for the final battle that will decide the future of Panem.
Votes: 242,675 | Gross: $281.72M
12. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
12 | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
After the birth of Renesmee/Nessie, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.
Votes: 210,842 | Gross: $292.30M
13. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
12 | 146 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
As Harry races against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, he uncovers the existence of three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.
Votes: 412,203 | Gross: $295.98M
14. Divergent (2014)
12 | 139 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.
Votes: 392,859 | Gross: $150.95M
16. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
12 | 146 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem.
Votes: 565,447 | Gross: $424.67M
17. Artemis Fowl (2019)
Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi | Post-production
Artemis Fowl II, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund the search for his missing father in order to restore the family fortune.
18. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
12 | 127 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.
Votes: 136,308 | Gross: $87.24M
19. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
12 | 123 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.
Votes: 369,710 | Gross: $337.14M
20. The Maze Runner (2014)
12 | 113 min | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow "runners" for a shot at escape.
Votes: 378,716 | Gross: $102.43M
21. Before I Fall (2017)
12 | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
February 12 is just another day in Sam's charmed life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over and over, Sam untangles the mystery around her death and discovers everything she's losing.
Votes: 36,856 | Gross: $12.23M
22. The 5th Wave (2016)
12 | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother.
Votes: 87,878 | Gross: $34.91M
23. Nerve (I) (2016)
12 | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers."
Votes: 99,359 | Gross: $38.56M
25. Beautiful Creatures (2013)
12 | 124 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Ethan longs to escape his small Southern town. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.
Votes: 78,686 | Gross: $19.45M
26. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
12 | 130 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World.
Votes: 119,994 | Gross: $31.17M
27. Ender's Game (2013)
12 | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Young Ender Wiggin is recruited by the International Military to lead the fight against the Formics, an insectoid alien race who had previously tried to invade Earth and had inflicted heavy losses on humankind.
Votes: 208,183 | Gross: $61.74M
29. Insurgent (2015)
12 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side.
Votes: 194,755 | Gross: $130.18M
30. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
AL | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Four best girlfriends hatch a plan to stay connected with one another as their lives start off in different directions: they pass around a pair of secondhand jeans that fits each of their bodies perfectly.
Votes: 49,877 | Gross: $39.01M
31. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
12 | 131 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
After having escaped the Maze, the Gladers now face a new set of challenges on the open roads of a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles.
Votes: 195,088 | Gross: $81.70M
32. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
12 | 124 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
As a string of mysterious killings grips Seattle, Bella, whose high school graduation is fast approaching, is forced to choose between her love for vampire Edward and her friendship with werewolf Jacob.
Votes: 207,594 | Gross: $300.53M
33. I Am Number Four (2011)
12 | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story.
Votes: 214,872 | Gross: $55.10M
34. Holes (2003)
MG6 | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.
Votes: 68,723 | Gross: $67.41M
35. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
12 | 117 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
The Quileutes close in on expecting parents Edward and Bella, whose unborn child poses a threat to the Wolf Pack and the towns people of Forks.
Votes: 204,518 | Gross: $281.29M
36. The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
12 | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Edward leaves Bella after an attack that nearly claimed her life, and in her depression she falls into yet another paranormal relationship - this time with werewolf Jacob Black.
Votes: 244,520 | Gross: $296.62M
37. The Host (2013)
12 | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.
Votes: 104,153 | Gross: $26.63M
39. Fallen (II) (2016)
PG-13 | 91 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A young girl finds herself in a reform school after therapy since she was blamed for the death of a young boy. At the school she finds herself drawn to a fellow student, unaware that he is an angel, and has loved her for thousands of years.
40. Vampire Academy (2014)
12 | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half human-half vampire, a guardian of the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires living discreetly within our world. Her calling is to protect the Moroi from bloodthirsty, immortal Vampires, the Strigoi.
Votes: 48,543 | Gross: $7.79M
41. If I Stay (2014)
12 | 107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Music
Life changes in an instant for young Mia Hall after a car accident puts her in a coma. During an out-of-body experience, she must decide whether to wake up and live a life far different than she had imagined. The choice is hers if she can go on.
Votes: 104,989 | Gross: $50.47M
42. Warm Bodies (2013)
12 | 98 min | Comedy, Horror, Romance
After a highly unusual zombie saves a still-living girl from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Votes: 206,024 | Gross: $66.38M
44. Beastly (2011)
12 | 86 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
A modern-day take on the "Beauty and the Beast" tale where a New York teen is transformed into a hideous monster in order to find true love.
Votes: 71,597 | Gross: $27.87M
45. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
AL | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Four college freshmen and best friends find that it may take more than a shared pair of jeans to help them stay in touch as their lives go in different directions.
Votes: 24,934 | Gross: $44.09M
46. How I Live Now (2013)
12 | 101 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
An American girl, sent to the English countryside to stay with relatives, finds love and purpose while fighting for her survival as war envelops the world around her.
Votes: 25,682 | Gross: $0.06M
47. Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)
12 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Teenager Darren Shan meets a mysterious man at a freak show who turns out to be a vampire. After a series of events, Darren must leave his normal life and go on the road with the Cirque du Freak and become a vampire.
Votes: 39,824 | Gross: $14.05M
49. Speak (2004)
PG-13 | 89 min | Drama
After a blurred trauma over the summer, Melinda enters high school a selective mute. Struggling with school, friends, and family, she tells the dark tale of her experiences, and why she has chosen not to speak.
50. Maximum Ride (I) (2016)
PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A flock of winged children mount a rescue plan when wolf-boys abduct their youngest member and return her to the militarized institution that created them all.