Films Based on Literature

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

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