Recently released Literary adaptations and Literary themed dvds

COLETTE (15) 2018 WESTMORELAND, WASH £19.99
Keira Knightley stars Colette, whose first novel, ‘Claudine’, is published under her husband’s pen name becomes an instant bestseller. However Colette fights the strict gender norms and constraints of early 20th-century France to finally achieve recognition.
DISOBEDIENCE (15) 2017 LELIO, SEBASTIAN £15.99
Based on the novel by Naomi Alderman. Following the death of her estranged father, Ronit Krushka (Rachel Weisz) returns from New York to the Orthodox Jewish community in London. Here Ronit rekindles an illicit love affair with married Esti. This causes outrage in the community making both women question their faith and future.
IAN RANKIN’S REBUS: THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION – SERIES 1-5 (15) £33.99
All the episodes from the drama series based on the novels by Ian Rankin.
JULIUS CAESAR: THE DONMAR (E) 2017 LLOYD, PHYLLIDA ( 0809478012245) £19.99
Set in the present day, Harriet Walter stars in this all-female production of the Shakespearean tragedy.
THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL (15) 2018 £22.99
TV thriller set in the 1970s and based on the novel by John le Carré. An young actress play a double agent.
LORNA DOONE (12) 1976 CRAFT, JOAN £23.99
All five episodes of the TV series, adapted from R.D. Blackmore’s classic novel, originally broadcast by the BBC.
LES MISERABLES (12) 2019 (5051561043239) £19.99
Six-part BBC adaptation of Victor Hugo’s novel starring Dominic West, David Oyelowo and Lily Collins.
MACBETH: ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY (12A) 2018 FINDLAY, POLLY (0809478012832) £17.99
Christopher Eccleston stars in the title role of this adaptation of the Shakespearian tragedy.
THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST (15) 2018 AKHAVAN, DESIREE £15.99
Set in 1993, this coming-of-age drama based on the novel by Emily M. Danforth, is about orphaned teenager Cameron Post who is seen kissing another girl. Her guardian, sends Cameron to a conversion camp called God’s Promise where she and those around her are subjected to therapies designed to quash their homosexual thoughts.
MORTAL ENGINES (12a) 2018 RIVERS, CHRISTIAN £19.99
Based on a novel by Philip Reeve about a post-apocalyptic world where cities are mobile and travel the world.
PAPA, THE MAN, THE MYTH, THE LEGEND (E) 2018 RHODES, JORDAN £17.99
Stage play depicting the life of American writer Ernest Hemingway. Beginning on the day of his suicide in 1961, Hemingway reflects upon some of the key events in his life, including his time as an ambulance driver in the First World War, his work as a young journalist, witnessing the running of the bulls in Pamplona, his four marriages and hunting on the plains of Africa.
PINTER AT THE BBC £43.99
Collection of 10 Harold Pinter plays adapted for the BBC from 1965-1988. The adaptations are: ‘Tea Party’ (1965), ‘The Basement’ (1967), ‘A Slight Ache’ (1967), ‘A Night Out’ (1967), ‘Monologue’ (1973), ‘Old Times’ (1975), ‘The Hothouse’ (1982), ‘Landscape’ (1983), ‘The Birthday Party’ (1987) and ‘Mountain Language’ (1988).
THE SEAGULL (12) 2018 MAYER, MICHAEL £19.99
Based on Anton Chekhov play. Set in the early 20th century, five people visit a country estate and find that their lives become intertwine.

DVD available to buy at

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/literature-on-dvd

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