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

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