25 best movies about books

With the London Book Fair in full swing, we’ve compiled a compendium of cinema’s best celebrations of the original physical media

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

Trapped inside his body, only able to move one eye, a journalist painstakingly writes a book about his experience, letter by letter, blink by blink. Based on the memoirs of Jean-Dominique Bauby, who suffered from locked-in syndrome after a stroke, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is a powerful, shattering film. The definitive weepy. 

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