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

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