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Poll: Best Adapted Screenplay Winners in IMDb Top 250

These films breathed new life into these previously made stories and brought home the Academy Award for Best Writing Adapted Screenplay for its excellent execution. The writers of these films drew their inspiration from a previously published source, whether it being a novel, play, short story or even another film. This would automatically render sequels adaptations by this standard, seeing as they continue the story of which was based on the previously adapted material.

Which of these winners of the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay (in the IMDb Top 250 as of Aug 19, 2016) do you think were most faithful to its predecessor?

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    12 Years a Slave (2013)

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    All About Eve (1950)

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    Amadeus (1984)

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    A Beautiful Mind (2001)

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    The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

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    The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

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    Casablanca (1942)

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    The Departed (2006)

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    Forrest Gump (1994)

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    The Godfather (1972)

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    The Godfather: Part II (1974)

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    Gone with the Wind (1939)

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    The Imitation Game (2014)

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    It Happened One Night (1934)

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    Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

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    L.A. Confidential (1997)

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

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    No Country for Old Men (2007)

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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

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    The Pianist (2002)

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    Schindler's List (1993)

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    The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

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    To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

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    The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

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