Literature

Antigone

Sophocles' immortal tragedy ANTIGONE receives a definitive cinematic interpretation in this 1961 fil...

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Broken Blossoms

The heartbreaking story of a waterfront waif (Lillian Gish) from the Limehouse district of London wh...

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Butley

Alan Bates turns his Tony-winning role into one of his greatest film performances as a lecturer who ...

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A Delicate Balance

An invasion of friends and family pushes the repressed problems of a complacent marriage to the fore...

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Fantomas

Louis Feuillade's 5 1/2-hour epic follows Fantômas, the criminal lord of Paris, master of disg...

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Hedda Gabler

Set in an anonymous corner of suburbia, this contemporary adaptation of Ibsen’s play is a shat...

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Hermia & Helena

A young theater director travels from Buenos Aires to New York for an artist residency to work on a ...

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In Celebration

Taught adaptation of David Storey's emotionally-charged family drama.

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Lorna Doone

Tourneur's adaption of Richard Blackmore's perennially loved romance stars John Bowers as a yeoman f...

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Loving Highsmith

Based on Patricia Highsmith’s personal writings and accounts of her family and lovers, t...

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Ashik Kerib (remastered)

From Sergei Paradjanov, one of the most acclaimed and experimental directors of the Soviet cinema, c...

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Faust (Restored Version)

Newly restored. Inspired by the German legend and by Goethe's classic tale, Murnau's Faust tells the...

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Revealing Mr. Maugham

A new documentary by Michael House tells the story of Somerset Maugham, the novelist, spy, playwrigh...

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Rhinoceros

The film version of Eugene Ionesco's absurdist play tells of a French city where the citizens begin ...

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Sherlock Holmes

One of Barrymore's most prestigious early roles, this rarely seen film also presents screen debuts o...

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Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

The first documentary about Maya Angelou celebrates her life and reveals new insight into the l...

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Ten Little Indians (1974)

One of the most diabolical mysteries ever concocted comes to vivid life in this all-star version of ...

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Sally Of The Sawdust

W. C. Fields stars as a lovable con man who becomes the unlikely guardian of an orphaned circus waif...

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The Cherry Orchard

Anton Chekhov’s THE CHERRY ORCHARD is the timeless story of an aristocratic Russian family to...

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Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

A chronicle of the iconoclastic life of gay poet, filmmaker, and spiritual visionary James Broughton...

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Lost in the Stars

Lost in the Stars transforms Alan Paton's world-famous novel of racial oppression, Cry the Beloved C...

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The Iceman Cometh

Considered the definitive film version of one of Eugene O'Neill's greatest plays, this simple tale o...

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Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles

One of the most enigmatic artists of the 20th century, writer, composer and wanderer Paul Bowles (19...

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The Homecoming

A professor returns home after a long absence to introduce his wife to his father and two brothers, ...

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The Golem

Recognized as the source of the Frankenstein myth, an ancient Hebrew legend provides the substance f...

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The Hunchback Of Notre Dame

One of the greatests spectacles of the silent era, Hunchback made Lon Chaney a top star.

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The Maids

Two maids, in a sinister bond of roleplaying, take turns acting out an abusive employer-servant rela...

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Three Sisters

Anton Chekhov's classic play about the lives of three sisters living in a remote Russian village is ...

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Fabian: Going to the Dogs

In this dazzling adaptation of Erich Kästner’s classic of Weimar literature, a young ad-m...

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Tough Being Loved by Jerks

Because he had published the twelve Danish cartoons that had triggered the wrath of Muslims worldwid...

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Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation

The brilliant work, personal struggles, and cultural impact of iconic American writers Truman Capote...

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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Harriet Beecher Stowe's famous novelization of the harsh realities of slavery was a catalyst for the...

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Arabian Nights: Volume 2, The Desolate One

In Portugal- one European country in crisis- a film director proposes to build fictional stories fro...

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Theater of War

Filmmaker John Walter artfully captures Meryl Streep groping for - and then seizing the character ...

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Ward No. 6

A bold contemporary adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s legendary short story, WARD NO. 6 chronicle...

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Way Down East

Griffith billed this film as a "simple tale of plain people." This modest remark does little to con...

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Winter in the Blood

This Native American tale encases its audiences in intrigue and adventure while peeling back the lay...

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You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

Based on two works by the playwright Jean Anouilh, YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET opens with a who's-who...

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I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is an examination of racism in America through the lens of James Baldwin’s...

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