The 5 best book-to-movie adaptations to binge-watch this weekend


USA TODAY—"Crazy Rich Asians" hit theaters Wednesday and the big question will be how closely this movie mirrors the plot of its source material: Kevin Kwan's 2013 novel. We rounded up a few of our favorite book-to-movie adaptations: some from our childhood, some newer favorites and others timeless classics.

Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' is his best movie in years thanks to the mix of an incredible true story and comedy, and it's our indie movie pick of the weekend. Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman" is a movie you need to see, regardless if you are a fan of his movies or not.  Looking back on the true story of a black police detective who infiltrates a local Ku Klux Klan chapter, it has to be seen to be believed. Spike Lee has spent his filmmaking career delving into stories that look at the rotten side of America, and what he does in "BlacKkKlansman" is the best work he's done in years. Looking back on the real-life story of an African-American Colorado...