Re: 1 book, 7 movies, 7 albums
I can't remember the exact quote, but I recall someone, I think John Milius but I'm not sure, saying that Coppola told Puzo that he (Coppola) understood the book's story better than Puzo did. Or something like that.
How many GoT fans have gone back and watched this? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beauty_and_the_Beast_
He wrote 14 of the 56 episodes. That's the equivalent of more than a season of Game of Thrones!