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

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