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Can you name the literary works from which these films were adapted or inspired (sometimes loosely)?

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FilmLiterary Work that Inspired ItAuthor
A Simple Twist of Fate (1994)George Eliot
Cruel Intentions (1999)Choderlos de Laclos
Stand By Me (1986)Stephen King
Clueless (1995)Jane Austen
Blade Runner (1982)Philip K. Dick
Apocalyse Now (1979)Joseph Conrad
West Side Story (1961)William Shakespeare
She's the Man (2006)William Shakespeare
A Place in the Sun (1951)Theodore Dreiser
The Lion King (1994)Willaim Shakespeare
Gettysburg (1993)Micheal Shaara
A Thousand Acres (1997)William Shakespeare
Simon Birch (1998)John Irving
FilmLiterary Work that Inspired ItAuthor
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)William Shakespeare
Roxanne (1987)Edmond Rostand
Field of Dreams (1988)W.P. Kinsella
Throne of Blood (Japan, 1957)William Shakespeare
O (2001)William Shakespeare
Total Recall (1990)Philip K. Dick
Bridget Jones' Diary (2001)Jane Austen
Trading Places (1983)Mark Twain
My Fair Lady (1964)George Bernard Shaw
Forbidden Planet (1956)William Shakespeare
The Innocents (1961)Henry James
Charly (1968)Daniel Keyes
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)Homer

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