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

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