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Of Human Bondage
A crippled doctor falls for a nasty woman. By Somerset Maugham. Starring: Leslie Howard, Bette Davis.
Of Mice and Men
Lenny and George seek happiness in a cruel world. By John Steinbeck.
The Old Curiosity Shop
A colorful tale, by Charles Dickens, of a foolish grandfather, a brutish dwarf, and Little Nell.
Based on a William Faulkner short story of heroism.
The Old Man and the Sea
Man versus nature in Cuba. From Ernest Hemingway. Starring Spencer Tracy.
The account of Czech underground's attempt to assassinate Reinhard "Hangman" Heydrich, Hitler's right-hand man. Starring Timothy Bottoms.
A young nobleman in Elizabethan England ventures through the centuries, changing into a woman, and ends up in modern times with a unique understanding of both sexes. By Virginia Woolf.
By Tennessee Williams. A drifter in 1940's Mississippi brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman (Vanessa Redgrave) trapped in a loveless marriage.
Shakespeare tragedy. The wicked Iago plants the seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about innocent Desdemona's fidelity.
Our Mutual Friend
The body of John Harmon, a young man returning from South Africa to claim his inheritance, is pulled from the River Thames, setting in motion the plot of Charles Dickens's darkest and most complex novel.
Out of Africa
Sydney Pollack's 1985 multiple-Oscar winner is a sumptuous and emotionally satisfying film about the life of Danish writer Karen Blixen (Meryl Streep), better known as Isak Dinesen, who travels to Kenya to be with her German husband (Klaus Maria Brandauer) but falls for an English adventurer (Robert Redford).