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The Namesake
Kal Penn, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Jacinda Barrett, Zuleikha Robinson & others. Mira Nair, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 02453456087.  Daedalus Item Code: 48577
 
Based on the bestselling novel by Jhumpa Lahiri and brought to the screen in 2006 by Mira Nair, this epic family saga takes a provocative look at immigration and cultural displacement. Kal Penn of ... (Read More)
 
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Nicholas Nickleby; Jack the Giant Killer: 2 Classic Films
Jim Broadbent, Charlie Hunnam, Anne Hathaway, Kerwin Matthews, Judi Meredith & others. Douglas McGrath & Nathan Juran, directors.
Studio: MGM.   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 011891517614.  Daedalus Item Code: 58354
 
After his father dies, 19-year-old Nicholas Nickleby (Charlie Hunnam) must provide for his family, even as his ruthless Uncle Ralph (Christopher Plummer) attempts to destroy them. The stellar cast of ... (Read More)
 
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The Old Curiosity Shop
Derek Jacobi, Toby Jones, Sophie Vavasseur, Adrian Rawlins, Martin Freeman & others. Brian Percival, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929048809.  Daedalus Item Code: 58306
 
Filmed in Ireland for BBC television in 2007, and appearing on PBS's Masterpiece Classic, this adaptation of Charles Dickens's celebrated 1841 novel stars Irish actress Sophie Vavasseur as ... (Read More)
 
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An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving
Jacqueline Bisset, Hélène Joy, Tatiana Maslany & others. Graeme Campbell, director.
Studio: Sony Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396314443.  Daedalus Item Code: 58389
 
Widow Mary Bassett (Hélène Joy) and her three children can't even afford a turkey for Thanksgiving, in this 2008 made-for-TV movie. When Mary's wealthy and estranged mother Isabella (Jacqueline ... (Read More)
 
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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 Charles Dickens's oft-filmed story is surprisingly modern in its music, sense of humor, and characters' mannerisms, and offers several fresh twists, including a kosher Fagin ... (Read More)
 
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Oliver Twist
Richard Dreyfuss, Elijah Wood, David O'Hara, Alex Trench & others. Tony Bill, director.
Studio: Disney.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 786936234121.  Daedalus Item Code: 58258
 
(Winner of a Jury Award at the Chicago International Children's Film Festival) Originally intended for the big screen, this Disney adaptation of Charles Dickens's classic novel ultimately ... (Read More)
 
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The Omega Man
Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Rosalind Cash & others. Boris Sagal, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 085391163213.  Daedalus Item Code: 48627
 
After biological war has decimated life on Earth, military scientist Robert Neville (Charlton Heston) believes he is the only uninfected survivor. By day, he tools around the sunlit streets of L.A. ... (Read More)
 
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, William Redfield, Christopher Lloyd & others. Milos Forman, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929152605.  Daedalus Item Code: 58307
 
The classic antiestablishment story of one man asserting his individuality against a conformist society, director Milos Forman's 1975 adaptation of Ken Kesey's bestselling novel was the first film ... (Read More)
 
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Paris When It Sizzles
Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, Marlene Dietrich, Mel Ferrer, Noel Coward & others. Richard Quine, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 097361436746.  Daedalus Item Code: 48173
 
Filmed on location in Paris, this 1964 romantic comedy (adapted from Julien Duvivier's La Fête à Henriette) reunited the stars of 1954's Sabrina, William Holden and Audrey Hepburn. ... (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: 58296
 
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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Playing Shakespeare
Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley, David Suchet, Peggy Ashcroft & others.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961822195 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48672
 
Royal Shakespeare Company director John Barton holds nine master classes on Shakespearean performance styles with 21 of Britain's finest actors. In these intensive acting workshops from 1984, they ... (Read More)
 
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Poldark: The Complete First Season
Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Ruby Bentall, Warren Clarke, Phil Davis & others. Ed Bazalgette & William McGregor, directors.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 3 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887024617.  Daedalus Item Code: 59324
 
It is 1783, and British veteran Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) returns from the American Revolution to find that much has changed in his native Cornwall. In Poldark's absence, his father has died, his ... (Read More)
 
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