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Action Double Feature: Foreign Intrigue; The Quiet American
Robert Mitchum, Genevieve Page, Audie Murphy, Michael Redgrave & others. Sheldon Reynolds & Joseph L. Mankiewicz, directors.
Studio: MGM.   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 011891801096.  Daedalus Item Code: 48709
 
Written, directed, and produced by Sheldon Reynolds, Foreign Intrigue (1956) made excellent use of its European location shooting in Vienna and Stockholm. When a reclusive, enigmatic ... (Read More)
 
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Adam Bede
Iain Glen, Patsy Kensit, Susannah Harker & others. Giles Foster, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051288127.  Daedalus Item Code: 48199
 
Set in the rural community of Hayslope at the dawn of the 19th century, this 1992 adaptation of the George Eliot novel centers around beautiful dairymaid Hetty Sorrel (Patsy Kensit). Her admirers ... (Read More)
 
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Affairs of the Heart: Series One
Diana Rigg, Margaret Tyzack, Pamela Brown, Patricia Routledge, Ian Ogilvy, Anton Rodgers & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 2 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961813193 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48245
 
Including Washington Square, The Aspern Papers, and The Wings of the Dove, these superbly adapted and elegantly executed dramatizations of seven Henry James stories were produced ... (Read More)
 
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Agatha Christie's Poirot, Set 1: Hickory Dickory Dock; The ABC Murders; The Mysterious Affair at Styles
David Suchet, Hugh Fraser & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 054961813599.  Daedalus Item Code: 48236
 
Agatha Christie's compact, fastidious, and brilliant detective Hercule Poirot made his first appearance in her 1920 novel The Mysterious Affair at Styles (as did his pal Lieutenant Hastings, ... (Read More)
 
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Albert Nobbs
Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Aaron Johnson, Janet McTeer & others. Rodrigo Garcia, director.
Studio: Lions Gate.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 031398151487.  Daedalus Item Code: 48072
 
Glenn Close won an Obie in 1982 for her role as a woman who passes as a man for economic survival in 1890s Ireland. She and Irish novelist John Banville co-wrote the screenplay for this film ... (Read More)
 
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All the President's Men: Special Edition
Robert Redford, Dustin Hoffman, Jack Warden & others. Alan J. Pakula, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 012569734012.  Daedalus Item Code: 48218
 
On a night in June 1972, four burglars are caught in the Watergate Building—an event whose revelations eventually drove a U.S. President from office. Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward ... (Read More)
 
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Antony and Cleopatra
Charlton Heston, Hildegard Neil, Eric Porter, John Castle & others. Charlton Heston, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 883929174133.  Daedalus Item Code: 25671
 
In 1947 Charlton Heston made his Broadway debut as a minor character in Antony and Cleopatra. A quarter century later, he adapted the Bard's story about Rome's hero and Egypt's queen ... (Read More)
 
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Autumn Hearts: A New Beginning
Susan Sarandon, Christopher Plummer, Gabriel Byrne, Roy Dupuis, Max von Sydow & others. Paolo Barzman, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 014381499421.  Daedalus Item Code: 48195
 
This 2008 film, adapted from Matt Cohen's novel Emotional Arithmetic, explores the emotional effects of historical traumas and how each of our histories molds our lives. Holocaust survivor ... (Read More)
 
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Beau Brummell: This Charming Man
James Purefoy, Hugh Bonneville, Matthew Rhys, Phil Davis & others. Philippa Lowthorpe, director.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 054961809295.  Daedalus Item Code: 58396
 
In Regency England, impeccably groomed dandy Beau Brummell (James Purefoy) befriends the Prince Regent (Hugh Bonneville), with the result that his debts are forgiven and he becomes a celebrity in his ... (Read More)
 
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Big Sur
Jean-Marc Barr, Kate Bosworth, Josh Lucas, Anthony Edwards & others. Michael Polish, director.
Studio: Ketchup Entertainment.   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 796019827737.  Daedalus Item Code: 48429
 
"The only thing that matters is the conceptions in my own mind." The three retreats made by Jack Kerouac (Jean-Marc Barr) to a cabin in Big Sur owned by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti (Anthony Edwards) ... (Read More)
 
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Breakfast at Tiffany's
Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Patricia Neal, Mickey Rooney & others. Blake Edwards, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929303434.  Daedalus Item Code: 58018
 
Audrey Hepburn was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for her career-defining role as the free spirit Holly Golightly in Blake Edwards's 1961 adaptation of the Truman Capote novella. Holly is the ... (Read More)
 
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Brighton Rock
Sam Riley, Andrea Riseborough, Andy Serkis, John Hurt, Helen Mirren & others. Rowan Joffe, director.
Studio: IFC Films.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 030306979991.  Daedalus Item Code: 48375
 
This 2010 adaptation of the 1938 Graham Greene novel, first filmed in 1947 with Richard Attenborough, is updated here to the mid-1960s. Sam Riley stars in the Attenborough role as Pinkie, a young ... (Read More)
 
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