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

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