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Classic English Literature Collection, Vol. 2: The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Mansfield Park; The Turn of the Screw; A Room with a View
Matthew Rhys, Billie Piper, Jodhi May, Pam Ferris, Colin Firth, Laurence Fox, Rafe Spall & others.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 841887020398.  Daedalus Item Code: 49250
 
Composed of four classic film adaptations and a set of finely detailed reproductions of rare memorabilia from the lives of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, Henry James, and E.M. Forster, this collection ... (Read More)
 
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The Color Purple
Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Oprah Winfrey & others. Steven Spielberg, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 085391163107.  Daedalus Item Code: 48390
 
Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize–winning examination of the life of black Southern females in the 1930s is vividly brought to life in this cinematic adaptation. The 1985 film won the National Board of ... (Read More)
 
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The Crime of Padre Amaro: Special Edition
Gael Garcia Bernal, Ana Claudia Talancon, Sancho Gracia & others. Carlos Carrera, director.
Studio: Columbia Tristar.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396004672 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48150
 
Politics and sexual passion threaten to corrupt a young, newly ordained priest in a small Mexican town in this 2002 romantic tragedy, nominated for both an Oscar and a Golden Globe as Best Foreign ... (Read More)
 
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Dead Man Walking
Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky, Scott Wilson & others. Tim Robbins, director.
Studio: MGM.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 027616784926.  Daedalus Item Code: 48338
 
Based on the nonfiction book of the same name by Roman Catholic nun Helen Prejean (which has also inspired a play and an opera), this 1995 film stars Susan Sarandon in an Academy Award–winning ... (Read More)
 
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The Door in the Floor
Jeff Bridges, Kim Basinger, Jon Foster, Mimi Rogers & others. Tod Williams, director.
Studio: Universal.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 025192500022.  Daedalus Item Code: 35784
 
This stunning 2004 adaptation of John Irving's A Widow for One Year stars Jeff Bridges and Kim Basinger as children's book author Ted Cole and his beautiful wife Marion, both deeply bereft and ... (Read More)
 
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Empire Falls
Ed Harris, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Helen Hunt, Paul Newman, Aidan Quinn & others. Fred Schepisi, director.
Studio: HBO.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 026359275326.  Daedalus Item Code: 48572
 
Adapted by Richard Russo from his Pulitzer Prize–winning novel, Empire Falls (2005) is a portrait of everyday life in a blue-collar town in Maine. The miniseries was nominated for several ... (Read More)
 
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The End of the Affair
Deborah Kerr, Van Johnson, John Mills & others. Edward Dmytryk, director.
Studio: Columbia Pictures.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 043396049505 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35650
 
In this 1955 adaptation of the Graham Greene novel (remade in 1999 with Julianne Moore and Ralph Fiennes), Deborah Kerr plays the unhappy wife of a drab civil servant who falls into a passionate ... (Read More)
 
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Espiritu Salvaje (All the Pretty Horses): (Spanish-language package)
Matt Damon, Henry Thomas, Penelope Cruz, Lucas Black & others. Billy Bob Thornton, director.
Studio: Columbia Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396097964 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35609
 
Matt Damon stars as John Grady Cole in director Billy Bob Thornton's modern western epic from 2000, nominated for a Golden Globe and adapted from Cormac McCarthy's National Book Award winner of the ... (Read More)
 
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The Evelyn Waugh Collection: A Handful of Dust; Scoop
Kristin Scott Thomas, James Wilby, Rupert Graves, Michael Maloney, Denholm Elliott & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 2 DVDs, boxed Letterbox.
UPC: 054961834792.  Daedalus Item Code: 39095
 
An upper-crust British marriage comes undone in 1988's dark comedy A Handful of Dust, starring Kristin Scott Thomas and James Wilby. When Brenda begins an affair with an idle young rake ... (Read More)
 
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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn, Viola Davis, John Goodman & others. Stephen Daldry, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 883929213054.  Daedalus Item Code: 48398
 
Adapted from the acclaimed bestseller by Jonathan Safran Foer, this Oscar nominee for best picture unfolds from inside the young mind of Oskar Schell, an inventive, 11-year-old New Yorker whose ... (Read More)
 
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A Farewell to Arms
Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones, Vittorio De Sica & others. Charles Vidor, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543172871.  Daedalus Item Code: 35397
 
Set against the backdrop of the Italian front during World War I, an American Army volunteer (Rock Hudson) meets a British nurse (Jennifer Jones) on the eve of a major offensive in the Alps, and they ... (Read More)
 
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Film Festival Gems—Dark Comedy: Aaltra; Falling Angels; He Died with a Felafel in His Hand; Adam's Apples
Benoit Delepine, Miranda Richardson, Noah Taylor, Ulrich Thomsen, Mads Mikkelsen & others.
Studio: Topics Entertainment.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 781735605356.  Daedalus Item Code: 48232
 
Four incredible award-winning dark comedies for the price of one—what a deal! Called "lethally precise and improbably hilarious" by The Village Voice, 2004's Aaltra was made by Finnish ... (Read More)
 
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