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Poetry Hall of Fame Collection
Claire Bloom, LeVar Burton, Robert Culp, Henry Fonda, Valerie Harper, ...
 
Studio: Monterey Video
Format: 2 DVDs
UPC: 012233352528
Daedalus Item Code: 68403
 
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Edgar Allan Poe: A Journey in Verse
Ray Mastrovito, George Reese, Jeannine Marquie Reyes & others. Scott ...
 
Studio: Monterey Video
Format: DVD
UPC: 012233132427
Daedalus Item Code: 68388
 
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e.e. cummings: An American Original
The First Poetry Quartet. Marshall Jamison, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233131123.  Daedalus Item Code: 68387
 
A timeless and always intriguing poet, e.e. cummings took great liberties with typography and punctuation, resulting in works of tremendous individuality. Cummings's poems were undoubtedly meant to ... (Read More)
 
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The World of Emily Dickinson
Claire Bloom, Cynthia Herman, George Backman & Jill Tanner. Ron Nicodemus, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233298123.  Daedalus Item Code: 68395
 
A reclusive spinster who was rarely published in her lifetime, Emily Dickinson (183086) is now among the most beloved poets in the English language. In this 1993 PBS production, Claire Bloom brings ... (Read More)
 
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The English Patient
Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe, Kristin Scott Thomas, Colin Firth & others. Anthony Minghella, director.
Studio: Alliance.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 065935402855.  Daedalus Item Code: 68318
 
(Winner of 9 Academy Awards, Including Best Picture, Director/Anthony Minghella, Supporting Actress/Juliette Binoche, and Cinematography) Masterfully adapted from Michael Ondaatje's Booker ... (Read More)
 
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The Reader
Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross, Lena Olin & others. Stephen Daldry, director.
Studio: Alliance.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 065935825661.  Daedalus Item Code: 68331
 
(Winner of an Academy Award/Best Actress (Kate Winslet); Nominated for Best Picture, Director, Screenplay, and Cinematography) This haunting meditation on the nature of guilt, adapted from ... (Read More)
 
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Shirley Jackson's Come Along with Me
Estelle Parsons, Sylvia Sidney, Barbara Baxley & others. Joanne Woodward, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233084627.  Daedalus Item Code: 68386
 
Joanne Woodward directs this adaptation of Shirley Jackson's final novel, which stars Estelle Parsons as Mabel Lederer, a widow who sells her belongings and moves to a different town. Taking up a new ... (Read More)
 
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The Glorious Romantics: Lord Byron, John Keats & Percy Bysshe Shelley
Jean Marsh, Neil Hunt, Stephen Lang & Nicholas Woodeson. Marshall Jamsion, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233197129.  Daedalus Item Code: 68389
 
United by bonds of friendship and rivalry, John Keats, Lord Byron, and Percy Bysshe Shelley revolutionized British literature in the 19th century. Jean Marsh stars as an inquisitive English teacher ... (Read More)
 
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John Updike's Pigeon Feathers
Christopher Collet, Caroline McWilliams, Jeffrey Demunn & others. Sharron Miller, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233351026.  Daedalus Item Code: 68402
 
Adapted from John Updike's 1962 story by the same name, this PBS American Playhouse production from 1988 is the tale of David, a 14-year-old boy suffering a crisis of faith as he tries to ... (Read More)
 
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Robert Frost: New England in Autumn
The First Poetry Quartet. Marshall Jamsion, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233298420.  Daedalus Item Code: 68398
 
A four-time Pulitzer Prize winner and the Poet Laureate of Vermont, Robert Frost enjoyed unprecedented acclaim in his lifetime, and he remains an American classic. Set against the backdrop of a ... (Read More)
 
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William Shakespeare: A Poet for All Times
Alan Howard. The First Poetry Quartet. Mike Gibbon, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 012233298222.  Daedalus Item Code: 68396
 
Filmed on location at Stratford-on-Avon, this PBS production includes 11 of Shakespeare's indelible scenes, among them "St. Crispin's Day Speech," "O, for a Muse of fire," "Fear no more the heat o' ... (Read More)
 
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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, John Hurt, Benedict Cumberbatch & others. Tomas Alfredson, director.
Studio: Universal.   Format: Blu-Ray & DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 025192149801.  Daedalus Item Code: 68307
 
(Winner of 2 BAFTA Awards/Best Adapted Screenplay, Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film; Nominated for 3 Academy Awards/Best Actor (Gary Oldman), Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Original ... (Read More)
 
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