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 Ghost (2010)

Roman Polanski's thriller pits Ewan McGregor's hack journalist against the man whose memoirs he's writing; former Prime Minister Adam Lang, played with Blair-a-like smarm by Pierce Brosnan. It's a better gig than ghostwritten celebrity memoirs, for sure – but it soon becomes clear, as he beavers away on the manuscript, that Lang's hiding some dark secrets.

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