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Oliver Twist
Timothy Spall, William Miller, Adam Arnold, Tom Hardy & others. Coky Giedroyc, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929047352.  Daedalus Item Code: 35365
 
This 2007 adaptation of Dickens' oft-filmed story is surprisingly modern in its music, sense of humor, and characters' mannerisms, and offers several fresh twists, including a kosher Fagin (Timothy ... (Read More)
 
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One of the Missing: Restored Director's Cut
Gordon Baxter, Linda April Raines, Talmadge Armstrong & others. J.D. Feigelson, director.
Studio: VCI Entertainment.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 089859844720.  Daedalus Item Code: 35858
 
This 1979 adaptation of the short story by Ambrose Bierce follows the grim fortunes of a Rebel scout who is trapped in the rubble of a bombed-out house after shooting a Union soldier who was saying ... (Read More)
 
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A Passage to India
Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness & others. David Lean, director.
Studio: Columbia Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396058521 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35712
 
David Lean's last film, based on E.M. Forster's classic novel of love and class struggle in 1928 India, was nominated for 11 Academy Awards in 1985, including Best Picture. It tells the story of a ... (Read More)
 
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Persuasion
Ann Fairbank, Bryan Marshall, Basil Dignam & others. Howard Baker, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051168627.  Daedalus Item Code: 35358
 
When Anne Elliot (Ann Fairbank) turned down Captain Wentworth's (Bryan Marshall) proposal of marriage, she had allowed herself to be "persuaded" by her snobbish family's conviction of his ... (Read More)
 
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A Place in the Sun
Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters & others. George Stevens, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Full screen.
UPC: 097360581546.  Daedalus Item Code: 48105
 
A critical and commercial success (winning six Academy Awards Picture in 1951, as well as the first-ever Golden Globe Award for Best Motion), A Place in the Sun is based loosely on Theodore ... (Read More)
 
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Pride and Prejudice
Greer Garson, Laurence Olivier, Mary Boland, Maureen O'Sullivan & others. Robert Z. Leonard, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Full screen.
UPC: 012569793682.  Daedalus Item Code: 48028
 
Mr. Bennett: "An unhappy alternative is before you, Elizabeth. Your mother will never see you again if you do not marry Mr. Collins. And I will never see you again if you do." A perfectly cast Greer ... (Read More)
 
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Pride and Prejudice
Elizabeth Garvie, David Rintoul, Priscilla Morgan, Moray Watson & others. Cyril Coke, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051168726.  Daedalus Item Code: 35359
 
Shot on location in the English countryside, Jane Austen's account of romantic courtships full of injured pride and unfounded prejudice springs vividly to life in this five-part 1980 BBC adaptation, ... (Read More)
 
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The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Geraldine McEwan, John Castle, Lynsey Baxter & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 3 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 054961891092.  Daedalus Item Code: 38653
 
Based on Muriel Spark's celebrated novel, this seven-part 1978 miniseries stars Geraldine McEwan as the imperious, unorthodox educator of impressionable young ladies at the Marcia Blaine School for ... (Read More)
 
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Riding in Cars with Boys
Drew Barrymore, James Woods, Steve Zahn, Brittany Murphy & others. Penny Marshall, director.
Studio: Columbia Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396064560 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35726
 
The humor, pizzazz, and rock-solid emotional support in the enduring relationship between two hapless teenage mothers is portrayed pitch perfectly by Drew Barrymore and the late Brittany Murphy in ... (Read More)
 
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A Separate Peace
J Barton, Jacob Pitts, Toby Moore, Danny Swerdlow, Hume Cronyn & others. Peter Yates, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 097368038646.  Daedalus Item Code: 48104
 
The final film for the Oscar-nominated director of Breaking Away and The Dresser, as well as for Emmy and Tony Award–winner Hume Cronyn, this 2004 drama is based on John Knowles's 1959 ... (Read More)
 
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Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atill, Dennis Hoey & others. Roy William Neill, director.
Studio: MPI Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 030306754598.  Daedalus Item Code: 35204
 
In this 1943 film, Sherlock Holmes squares off against his diabolical nemesis Professor Moriarty (Lionel Atwill), who has kidnapped the inventor of a new technologically advanced bomb site and is ... (Read More)
 
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Sherlock Holmes—Terror by Night
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce & others. Roy William Neill, director.
Studio: Legend Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 844503000521.  Daedalus Item Code: 25301
 
In this 1946 film, Holmes is hired by the Honorable Roland Carstairs (Geoffrey Steele) to guard the fabled 400-carat diamond "Star of Rhodesia," owned by Roland's mother, Lady Margaret (Mary Forbes). ... (Read More)
 
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