MRQE Ranks: Cinema's Best-to-Worst Young Adult Book Adaptations

Cinema's Best-to-Worst Young Adult Book Adaptations

With the conclusion of The Hunger Games series now in theaters, we re-rank our list of the best-to-worst adaptations of popular young adult novels.
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  MRQE Metric
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
The Princess Bride (1987) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Hugo (2011/II) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Coraline (2009) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
The Spectacular Now (2013) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) - MRQE Metric: 76 Rate it! 76
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) - MRQE Metric: 76 Rate it! 76
Bridge to Terabithia (2007) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
The Hunger Games (2012) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Holes (2003) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Freaky Friday (2003) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
The Indian in the Cupboard (1995) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
The Fault in Our Stars (2014) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
Warm Bodies (2013) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
The Outsiders (1983) - MRQE Metric: 65 Rate it! 65
Tuck Everlasting (2002) - MRQE Metric: 65 Rate it! 65
Ender's Game (2013) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
City of Ember (2008) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
The Golden Compass (2007) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 (2014) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 (2015) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
Youth in Revolt (2009) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
The Book Thief (2013) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
The Maze Runner (2014) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
Ella Enchanted (2004) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
Lord of the Flies (1990) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
Divergent (2014) - MRQE Metric: 58 Rate it! 58
The DUFF (2015) - MRQE Metric: 58 Rate it! 58
The Princess Diaries (2001) - MRQE Metric: 57 Rate it! 57
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008) - MRQE Metric: 57 Rate it! 57
Beautiful Creatures (2013) - MRQE Metric: 57 Rate it! 57
Paper Towns (2015) - MRQE Metric: 57 Rate it! 57
Twilight (2008/I) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
My Sister's Keeper (2009) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
How I Live Now (2013) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) - MRQE Metric: 55 Rate it! 55
Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010) - MRQE Metric: 54 Rate it! 54
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
Inkheart (2008) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
The Lovely Bones (2009) - MRQE Metric: 52 Rate it! 52
If I Stay (2014) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
The Giver (2014) - MRQE Metric: 50 Rate it! 50
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) - MRQE Metric: 50 Rate it! 50
A Walk to Remember (2002) - MRQE Metric: 50 Rate it! 50
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009) - MRQE Metric: 49 Rate it! 49
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013) - MRQE Metric: 49 Rate it! 49
I Am Number Four (2011) - MRQE Metric: 49 Rate it! 49
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004) - MRQE Metric: 48 Rate it! 48
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011) - MRQE Metric: 48 Rate it! 48
Jumper (2008) - MRQE Metric: 46 Rate it! 46
Eragon (2006) - MRQE Metric: 44 Rate it! 44
The Host (2013) - MRQE Metric: 44 Rate it! 44
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004) - MRQE Metric: 43 Rate it! 43
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007) - MRQE Metric: 40 Rate it! 40
Blood and Chocolate (2007) - MRQE Metric: 40 Rate it! 40
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) - MRQE Metric: 40 Rate it! 40
I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009) - MRQE Metric: 39 Rate it! 39
Beastly (2011) - MRQE Metric: 37 Rate it! 37
Vampire Academy (2014) - MRQE Metric: 35 Rate it! 35