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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 award-winning director Mira Nair, this epic family saga takes a provocative look at immigration and cultural ... (Read More)
 
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Never Let Me Go
Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield, Keira Knightley & others. Mark Romanek, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543714262.  Daedalus Item Code: 35395
 
Kathy (Carey Mulligan), Ruth (Keira Knightley), and Tommy (Andrew Garfield) are best friends who grow up together at an isolated English boarding school where their existence is sheltered and their ... (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 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 (Timothy ... (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 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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Othello
Ian McKellen, Imogen Stubbs, Willard White, Zoe Wanamaker & others. Trevor Nunn, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 014381262223.  Daedalus Item Code: 48632
 
Based on a Royal Shakespeare production, this all-star version of Shakespeare's tragedy was shown on British television in 1990. The editors of the Riverside Shakespeare suggest that director ... (Read More)
 
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Paris When It Sizzles
William Holden, Audrey Hepburn, 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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The Pelican Brief
Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard, Tony Goldwyn & others. Alan J. Pakula, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 883929091263.  Daedalus Item Code: 48164
 
When two Supreme Court justices are murdered, an ambitious law student (Julia Roberts) turns her suspicions about their deaths into a speculative legal brief that sends shock waves into the highest ... (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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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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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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The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Maggie Smith, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin, Gordon Jackson & others. Robert Neame, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543119944.  Daedalus Item Code: 48326
 
Earning her first Academy Award for her iconic performance in this 1969 drama, Maggie Smith portrays Jean Brodie, an unconventional teacher in a Scottish girls' school in the 1930s. Following her ... (Read More)
 
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