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Six Centuries of Verse
John Gielgud, host. Peggy Ashcroft, Lee Remick, Stacy Keach, Julian Glover, Anthony Hopkins & others.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961837397 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48677
 
The best way to experience great poetry is to hear it read aloud, preferably by such outstanding actors as Peggy Ashcroft, Ralph Richardson, Cyril Cusack, and Anthony Hopkins. Seen on public ... (Read More)
 
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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Gianna Jun, Li Bing Bing, Vivian Wu, Jiang Wu & others. Wayne Wang, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543752813.  Daedalus Item Code: 58254
 
(Named a Film of Merit at the Shanghai Film Critics Awards)This beautifully filmed 2011 adaptation of Lisa See's novel of the same name, from the director of The Joy Luck Club, stars ... (Read More)
 
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The Soloist
Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Catherine Keener, Tom Hollander & others. Joe Wright, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 097363494447.  Daedalus Item Code: 48629
 
In this 2009 release—based on a true story—Los Angeles journalist Steve Lopez (Robert Downey Jr.) befriends a homeless, Juilliard-trained violinist (Jamie Foxx), while looking for a new article. This ... (Read More)
 
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The Song of Bernadette
Jennifer Jones, Vincent Price, Charles Bickford, Lee J. Cobb & others. Henry King, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 024543075677.  Daedalus Item Code: 48330
 
Winning an Academy Award for her inspiring debut performance, Jennifer Jones portrays Bernadette Soubirous, a poverty-stricken, pure-hearted adolescent who has visions of a "Beautiful Lady" in a ... (Read More)
 
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The Talented Mr. Ripley
Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett & others. Anthony Minghella, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929305162.  Daedalus Item Code: 58123
 
For this 1999 film, director Anthony Minghella received an Oscar nomination for his screenplay, an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's classic suspense novel. Tom Ripley (Matt Damon), a sociopath with ... (Read More)
 
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TCM Greatest Classic Films—Bogart & Bacall Double Feature: The Big Sleep; Key Largo
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Edward G. Robinson, Lionel Barrymore & others. Howard Hawks & John Huston, directors.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 883929354061.  Daedalus Item Code: 48035
 
Both The Big Sleep (1946) and Key Largo (1948) were career high points for Humphrey Bogart and the late Lauren Bacall, two luminous stars of Hollywood's golden era. Playing Raymond ... (Read More)
 
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TCM Greatest Classic Legends Film Collection—Marlon Brando: A Streetcar Named Desire; Julius Caesar; The Teahouse of the August Moon; Reflections in a Golden Eye
Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Karl Malden, James Mason, Glenn Ford, Elizabeth Taylor, John Gielgud & others.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 cutout DVDs.
UPC: 883929166800.  Daedalus Item Code: 58203
 
"Perhaps the most thrilling display of ensemble acting in all of American film," said the LATimes' Kenneth Turan of 1951's A Streetcar Named Desire, seen here in director Elia Kazan's ... (Read More)
 
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TCM Greatest Classic Legends Film Collection—Val Lewton: Cat People; The Curse of the Cat People; The Body Snatcher; I Walked with a Zombie
Simone Simon, Boris Karloff, James Ellison, Frances Dee, Kent Smith, Bela Lugosi, Tom Conway & others. Val Lewton, producer.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 cutout DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 883929290512.  Daedalus Item Code: 58130
 
Hired by David O. Selznick to produce low-budget horror films for RKO studios, Russian-born Val Lewton proved that such films could be creative, atmospheric, and profitable. Lewton's cult classic ... (Read More)
 
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The Time Machine
Guy Pearce, Samantha Mumba, Orlando Jones, Mark Addy, Jeremy Irons & others. Simon Wells, director.
Studio: Dream Works.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 667068997224.  Daedalus Item Code: 48426
 
Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th-century inventor (Guy Pearce) travels by mistake 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races. Starring Jeremy ... (Read More)
 
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Toast
Helena Bonham Carter, Ken Stott, Freddie Highmore, Victoria Hamilton & others. S.J. Clarkson, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 014381759822.  Daedalus Item Code: 58280
 
Two major assets define Toast: an achingly authentic source story (the autobiography of popular British food writer Nigel Slater) and a socko performance by Helena Bonham Carter as the stepmum ... (Read More)
 
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A Touch of Frost: Collection 1
David Jason & others.
Studio: MPI Home Video.   Format: 3 cutout DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 030306700694.  Daedalus Item Code: 35870
 
In one of Britain's most successful detective series, BAFTA Award–winning actor David Jason portrayed Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble. In "Care and ... (Read More)
 
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The Treasure of the Sierra Madre: Special Edition
Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett & others. John Huston, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 cutout DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 012569581623.  Daedalus Item Code: 48030
 
Arguably the definitive American movie about greed and paranoia, filmmaker John Huston's 1948 masterwork ranks No. 30 on the AFI's list of all-time greatest American movies and won three Academy ... (Read More)
 
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