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

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