Best Fantasy movies which are based on the novels
Everyone likes fantasy movies, the idea of being in a different world is always fascinating. Check out the list of our best fantasy movie series. As always all the movies are personally watched by me and reviewed.
Here is the list of best fantasy movies which are based on the novels as follows.
1. Harry Potter Saga
2. Lord of The Rings Saga
3. The Hunger Games Saga
4. Pirates of The Carebian Saga
5. Fantastic Beasts Saga
6. The Twilight Saga
7. The Hobbits Saga
8. The Maze Runner Saga
Harry Potter Saga (2001-2011)
Harry Potter’s movies are based on the novel written by British writer J. K. Rowling called Harry Potter. There are seven novels and eight movies available in total. The movies are produced by David Heyman.
Harry Potter an eleven years old boy living with his aunt and uncle as a sort of servant. One day he receives the letter from Hogwarts the wizarding school of witch and wizards. Later he finds out that his parents were also the very famous wizards. For an event that happened at the time of his birth, Harry became very famous in the wizarding world. Harry easily makes friends in his new school. However, he soon finds that the magician’s world is far more dangerous for him than he imagined, and he quickly learns that not all magicians are trusted.
There are a total of eight movies in numbers as follows.
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2001)
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
- Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Harry Potter and all its parts are fabulously written, directed and performed movies. It is a total roller coaster ride of emotions, adventure, comedy, thriller, and mystery that will blow your mind. The mystery is connected to the first part to the last. People who like magic, adventure and mystery they gonna enjoy these movies; It is very interesting and fun. The characters are amazing, the script is well-built, and everything is as mysterious or clear as it should be. This is the best fantasy movie based on the novel. This Hollywood movie is also available in Hindi.
Lord of The Rings Saga
The Lord of The Rings is the film series directed by Peter Jackson based on the epic novel written by J. R. R. Tolkien called The Lord of The Rings. The trilogy of these movies is the biggest project with $281–330 million investment.
The ring of the Dark Lord Sauron was found by the Hobbit named Bilbo from the goblin. When the Gandalf find out the ring is held by Bilbo; Gandalf gives it to Frodo, now Frodo must do an epic search of Crack of Doom to destroy the ring. Frodo is not alone, he has the company of Gandalf, Legolas the elf, Gimli the Dwarf, Aragorn, Boromir, and his three Hobbit friends Merry, Pippin, and Samwise. Through all the difficulties Frodo must find a way o destroy the ring.
The trilogy of these movies is as follows.
- The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
- The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
- The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
This movie trilogy is a masterpiece. Great impression and even better effect for the 2001 standard. Pacing is really good and acting is great as well. All 3 movies were absolutely fabulous. This is a great movie to watch with your family. No doubt the books are better than the movie series but still, this is enjoyable.
The Hunger Games Saga
The Hunger Games movie series is adapted from the novel written by Suzanne Collinsnamed The Hunger Games (2008), Catching Fire (2009), and Mockingjay (2010). The last novel Mockingjay is splitted into two parts in the movie.
A nation of Panem is divided into 12 districts and a capital. Every year two representative is selected from the lottery to play the hunger games which is broadcasted over all over the Panem. The 24 participants must eliminate each other while the citizens of Panem have to watch hem live. When 16-year-old
There is a total of four numbers of movies as follows.
- The Hunger Games (2012)
- The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
- The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014)
- The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015)
This movie series is really enjoyable. If you liked the movie you definitely will love the book as well; Most of the people liked books more than the movie. If you love fiction you definitely will love this movie. This is well directed and performed movie series with the topmost available rich cast.
Pirates of The Carebian Saga
Pirates of Carebian is a Disney franchise movie series based on the Pirates of the Caribbean: Jack Sparrow (12 books) and Pirates of the Caribbean: Legends of the Brethren Court (5 books) books.
Pirate of the Caribbean is a comprehensive action-adventure story set in an era when villain pirates scattered the Caribbean seas. This roller coaster story is a collaborator with a young man, Will Turner, and the evil pirate Jack Sparrow. Together, they have to fight with a band of the world’s most treacherous pirates of the world under the leadership of the cursed Captain Barbosa, to save Elizabeth’s lost treasure along with the love of Will’s life, to save Elizabeth.
This movie series is divided into five parts.
- Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006)
- Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007)
- Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
This movie series is outstanding here you can find actions, excellent effects, hilarious lines, and great acting. A great movie with an interesting storyline, this movie does a great job in presenting the mysterious and adventures life of Captain Jack Sparrow. The acting done by Johny Depp is the Oscar-winning performance. This is the best movie on pirates you may find.
Fantastic Beasts Saga
Fantastic Beasts movie series is the prequel of the Harry Potter series written by the same author of Harry Potter novels J. K. Rowling. This movie series also produced by Devid Heyman and Owned and distributed by Worner Bros.
Fantastic Beast is the prequel o of the Harry Potter series. Newt Scamander a young British wizard arrives in the city of Newyork with his strange looking suitcase. The leather suitcase shelters the many creatures you have never seen before. Newt finds these unique beasts and keeps them safe in his suitcase from the trouble. But some creatures somehow manage to escape from the suitcase and now he has to find them as well.
There are only 2 parts made so far, and they are as follow.
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
The greatest movie of the wizarding world. Hufflepuff lead is amazing, it is sympathetic, compassionate and shy but exhibits kindness and bravery. This is the first form of masculinity in any movie. Everyone did a remarkable job and Newt and his creatures are adorable. Johnny Depp was also a good surprise. You will not regret watching this movie.
The Twilight Saga
The Twilight Saga is the fantecy romance series of five movies created by Summit Entertainment based on four novels of American author Stefanie Meyer.
Bella is a normal girl new in the town. Everything is normal until she meets the strange person Edward Cullen. When both of them gets closer she finds out he is a vampire. Suddenly strange murders happening all around the city. Will she trust her heart? Or is the warning going through her head? This love story follows a girl and her vampire lover because they struggle to appear in the form of a common couple which everyone assumes they are.
This movie series is divided into five parts.
- Twilight (I) (2008)
- The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
- The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (2011)
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 (2012)
Some people liked this love story some people do not. It depends upon you whether you will like or not this movie series. I personally liked the first part of the movie. As always books of these movie series are better than the movie itself. If you are looking for a love story with some vampire stuff you might love this one.
The Hobbits Saga
The Hobbit is the fantasy movie series directed by Peter Jackson based on the novel The Hobbit written by J. R. R. Tolkien. This movie series is the prequel of the movie series and novel The Lord The Rings.
Once upon a time, the Kingdom of Erebor was taken from the dwarfs by evil dragon Smaug. Hobbit Bilbo Baggins was visited by Gandalf the wizard and twelve dwarfs. Lead by their former King Thorin and decided to remove Smog and recover Erebor and his treasure. Bilbo joins all of them to fight against Trolls, Orcs and other magical creatures in the middle earth. In this journey, Bilbo meets a Gollem and takes his lost magical ring.
This movie series is divided into three parts.
- The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
- The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
- The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
If you liked the Lord of The Rings you may definitely enjoy this prequel of the LOTR. This movie series has the same feeling of the LOTR; Hobbits, Dragon, Gandalf, and many magical things makes this movies series very interesting. The movie series is entirely focused on the Bilbo the hobbit and his adventures with the others. The storyline, cast selection, and movie plot are excellent.
The Maze Runner Saga
The Maze Runner is the movie series directed by Wes Ball as his debute film. This movie series is based on the novel The Maze Runner written by the James Dashner.
Thomas a young boy awakes on the elevator with no past memory and sent to a strange place were a bunch of other teenage boys are already surviving whose past memories is completely wiped out too. They have set their own rules to survive. All of them are in a maze and trying to find a way to escape for the past three years. They almost gave up all the hopes until a comatose girl arrives with a note. So can they find the way out of the maze? What is outside the maze? And who wiped their memories kept in the maze in the first place? These type of questions really makes this show very interesting.
This movie series is divided into three parts.
- The Maze Runner (2014)
- Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
- Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
This is the fabulous mystery, fantasy and adventure movie series you may find. The young cast choice is excellent and the storyline is amazing. You can feel the thriller in this movie. People who like adventure and mystery they gonna enjoy these movies