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 Pagemaster (1994)

This live-action-come-animated-adventure sees Macaulay Culkin plunged into a fantasy world in which three anthropomorphic books help him on his journey home. Christopher Lloyd, Patrick Stewart and Leonard Nimoy are all present and accounted for, and despite being a box office bomb, we still look back on it with rose-tinted admiration. We haven't seen it for nearly 20 years, mind.