Tagged: movie

Anna Akhmatova film trailer

Anna Akhmatova film trailer

You may view the trailer for this film about Russian poet Anna Akhmatova. Other World Literature (E5) videos

Shadowlands trailer

Shadowlands trailer

The story of C. S. Lewis and Joy Davidman Gresham is told in Shadowlands, a 1993 movie with Anthony Hopkins as Lewis. You may read a brief review on the Decent Films Guide website,...

Count of Monte Cristo Trailer and Music

Count of Monte Cristo Trailer and Music

Here is the trailer for the 2002 film of The Count of Monte Cristo. I haven’t seen this film but here is a link to a very positive review about it, and a link...

Treasure Island Film Trailer

Treasure Island Film Trailer

Treasure Island, an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, tells a tale of pirates and buried treasure. It is traditionally considered a coming-of-age story and is one of the most frequently dramatized...

My Fair Lady 1964 movie trailer

My Fair Lady 1964 movie trailer

My Fair Lady is a musical based on George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. The story presents Eliza Doolittle, a Cockney flower girl...

Trailer for Around the World in 80 Days 1956 film

Trailer for Around the World in 80 Days 1956 film

Here’s a trailer for the 1956 film of Around the World in 80 Days, inspired by the book by Jules Verne. (Yes, the video begins by showing a modern rocket–keep watching! This is the...

Robinson Crusoe 1927 Silent Film

Robinson Crusoe 1927 Silent Film

Robinson Crusoe is a British silent film from 1927. The movie is based on the 1719 novel, Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe, and features a shipwrecked man who lived for 28 years on a seemingly...

Wuthering Heights 1939 movie trailer

Wuthering Heights 1939 movie trailer

The 1939 movie of Wuthering Heights, starring Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon, is a well-done black-and-white classic (despite the color photo on the cover of the DVD). You may watch the trailer below. ***...

The Sword in the Stone Disney movie trailer

The Sword in the Stone Disney movie trailer

The Sword in the Stone is Disney’s version of the King Arthur tale. Here’s a brief clip from this amusing film: Other British Literature (E4) videos

Knights of the Round Table 1953 movie trailer

Knights of the Round Table 1953 movie trailer

Here is the trailer for The Knights of the Round Table (1953) with Robert Taylor, Mel Ferrer, and Ava Gardner. Other British Literature (E4) videos