LIT 218: Literature and Film
Fall 2006

Section 01: Tue/Thur,  12:30-1:50,
                 ACADEMIC 114
Links to Films

Brian T. Murphy
Parker 319-V
Ext. 1318
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The following selective lists are intended to provide jumping off points for research;
these lists are not to be construed as an exhaustive collection of the "best" links. While every effort is made to verify the accuracy and usefulness of these links and their contents, no guarantees are made. Please notify me of any broken or outdated links at

General Literature Links


Film Links (General Resources)


Film Links (Specific Films)

Grammar, Writing, and Research Papers

Additional Links

more to come



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General Literature Links:

The Bartleby Project (Electronic texts)

Norton Topics Online: THE ROMANTIC PERIOD

British and Irish Authors on the Web


A Celebration of Women Writers from England

Norton Topics Online: THE VICTORIAN AGE

Electronic Resources for Nineteenth Century Studies (review with links)

Project Gutenberg(Project Gutenberg: E-texts )

English Literature on the Web

University of Virginia Electronic Text Center (Electronic texts; some access limited)

Literary Resources on the Net: General

University of Toronto English Library (Electronic texts)



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Film Links (General Resources):

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Fiction into Film

Film Bibliographies and Catalogues

Film Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and Guides

Movie Review Query Engine Roger Ebert (Chicago Sun-Times)
ROTTEN TOMATOES: Movie Reviews & Previews SCREEN IT! Entertainment Reviews for Parents
ReelViews: Movie Reviews and Criticism RealOne Movies
The Film File at The New Yorker Yahoo! Movies / Arts & Entertainment
Mr Cranky (Reviews from ShadowCulture) Movie Reviews UK ("a British perspective")
Preview Family Movie & TV Review - Film Reviews
SCREEN IT! (Reviews) US Conference of Catholic Bishops - Movie Reviews
Christian Spotlight on Entertainment Science Fiction and Fantasy Movie Scripts
Simply Scripts - Movie Scripts and Screenplays  



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Film Links (Specific Films):

Michael Radford’s 1984 (1984)
Star Trek Episode 19: "Arena" (1967)
Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Amy Heckerling’s Clueless (1995)
Douglas McGrath’s Emma (1996)
James Whale’s Frankenstein (1931)
Kenneth Branagh’s Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994)
Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet (1948)
Franco Zeffirelli’s Hamlet (1990)
Kenneth Branagh’s Hamlet (1996)
Michael Almereyda’s Hamlet (2000)
Peter Brook’s Lord of the Flies (1963)
Harry Hook’s Lord of the Flies (1990)
Tim Blake Nelson’s O (2000)
Oliver Parker’s Othello (1995)

1984 (1984)

Nineteen Eighty-Four review (1984) John Hurt -

 Spirituality & Practice: Film Review: 1984.

Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984) 1984 (1984): DVD 1984: DVD: Michael Radford,John Hurt,Richard Burton ...

IMDb: Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)

Barnes & - Nineteen Eighty-Four -- Michael Radford - DVD ...

The DVD Clinic Movie Review of 1984

Ziggy’s Video Realm: John Hurt in Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)

1984 - Review - Movies - New York Times

1984 (

1984 Movie Review at Hollywood Video

1984 Detailed Movie Review (

Star Trek: Arena (1967)

Star Trek: "Arena" (Complete episode at

Star Trek: "Arena" (

Star Trek: “Arena” (

Star Trek: "Arena” (

Star Trek: “Arena” (

Star Trek: "Arena” (

Star Trek:"Arena" trivia (


A Clockwork Orange (1971).

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (New York Times)

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange (

A Clockwork Orange: Script

A Clockwork Orange: Slooshy thou my Review, Droogies!

A Clockwork Orange and the ’Nadsat’ Language


Amy Heckerling: Clueless (1995)

Clueless (

Clueless @

Clueless (Movie-Reviews.Colossus.Net)

Clueless summary and review (fan site)

Movie Review: Clueless (

Clueless Movie Review (

Clueless (

Consumerism, Class Identity, & Youth in Amy Heckerling’s Clueless (Essay)

Review of Clueless (Movie Guide)

Clueless (

"Emma Becomes Clueless."

Emma and Clueless (Notes, in .PDF format)

Douglas McGrath: Emma (1996)

Emma (

Emma (

Emma (

The BIG Picture Review: Emma review: Emma

Emma review at The Z Review (UK site)

Movie Review: Emma (

Emma and Clueless (Notes, in .PDF format)

James Whale: Frankenstein (1931)

Frankenstein (

Frankenstein (

Frankenstein ( review: Frankenstein

James Whale’s Frankenstein (fan site?)

Google Directory: Frankenstein

Frankenstein (

Frankenstein (ClassicSciFi.Com)

Frankenstein (Classic Horror)

Frankenstein (Wikipedia)

Frankenstein (The Flick Filosopher)

Frankenstein (At-A-Glance Film Reviews)

Review: Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein (

Shelley’s Frankenstein

Frankenstein Castle - The Ultimate Frankenstein Film and Movie Site

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (

DVD Review - Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein: Horror Films at Review Centre

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Film Review - Time Out Film

Laurence Olivier: Hamlet (1948)

Hamlet (

Hamlet (

Open Directory: Hamlet, 1948 (

Hamlet (

Hamlet (fan site)

Hamlet (fan site)

Hamlet (Combustible Celluloid)

Hamlet Review (DVD Movie Central)

dOc DVD Review:  Hamlet

Hamlet (Showtime Online)

Hamlet (Wikipedia)

Hamlet @

Franco Zeffirelli: Hamlet (1990)

Hamlet (

Hamlet (

Film Review: Hamlet (fan site)

Hamlet (Cinephiles)

Reviews on Hamlet ( Hamlet Movie Fan Club

Hamlet movie review at The Z Review (UK)

Movie Reviews: Hamlet (Eras of Elegance)

Hamlet (UGA)


Kenneth Branagh: Hamlet (1996)

Hamlet (

Review: Hamlet (

SPLICEDwire: Hamlet review

Apollo Movie Guide’s Review of Hamlet

Hamlet @ review: Hamlet

Review: Hamlet (

Google Directory: Hamlet

Open Directory: Hamlet (

Film Review: Hamlet (Roger Ebert)

Review: Hamlet (MMI)

Review of Hamlet (fan site)

Hamlet (fan site)

Apollo Movie Guide’s Review of Hamlet

Review of Hamlet (

Hamlet (

Reviews on Hamlet (

Making Hamlet (Unofficial Movie Site)

Michael Almereyda: Hamlet (2000)

Hamlet (

Hamlet @ review: Hamlet

Hamlet (Review By

Hamlet ( - Fan Club)

Hamlet (

Apollo Movie Guide’s Review of Hamlet

Hamlet ( – review)

Hamlet (

Hamlet (review)

Google Directory - Hamlet

Open Directory - Hamlet

Flipside Movie Emporium: Hamlet Review

Hamlet (DVD review)

Hamlet review ( – UK site)

Hamlet (

Hamlet (review by Steve Rhodes)

Peter Brook: Lord of the Flies (1963)

Lord of the Flies (

Lord of the Flies (

Lord Of The Flies (

Guardian Unlimited: Lord Of The Flies

Apollo Movie Guide: Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies (

Lord Of The Flies (UK site)

“Boys Behaving Badly” (review)

Lord of the Flies (The BIG Picture review)

DVD Verdict Review - Lord Of The Flies

Lord of the Flies @

Harry Hook: Lord of the Flies (1990)

Lord of the Flies (

Lord of the Flies (

Lord of the Flies @

DVD Verdict Review - Lord Of The Flies

DVDlaunch: Lord Of The Flies review

Lord of the Flies (

dOc DVD Review: Lord Of The Flies

Lord of the Flies (Roger Ebert)

The Lord of the Flies (

Apollo Movie Guide: Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies (Review – UK site)

DVD Review: Lord of the Flies

Review of "Lord of the Flies"

Lord of the Flies (

Tim Blake Nelson: O (2000)

O (

TheMovieBoy Review: O (2001)

O (

O (SIFF 2001- review)

O (EYO Forums – Review)

O (

Movie Review: O (

DVDFILE.COM: "O" review

O Movie Review Board

O (Baltimore City Paper)

Screening Room 2002 -- review


Oliver Parker: Othello (1995)

Othello (

Othello ( review: Othello

Othello @

Apollo Movie Guide’s Review of Othello

Othello (

Othello (

SFRP-Review of Othello (1995)

Othello (Christian Spotlight)

SPLICEDwire:Othello review

Othello (Review by Roger Ebert)

Othello (Movie Reviews UK)

Google Directory: Othello



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Jane Austen

About Jane Austen

The American Society of Jane Austen Scholars Front Door

Guide to the Jane Austen Collection

Hampshire, inspirational home of Jane Austen

Jane Austen - critical essays

Jane Austen (Japan)

Jane Austen biography

Jane Austen Centre in Bath, England 

Jane Austen E-texts, Etc.

The Jane Austen Homepage

Jane Austen Info Page (

Jane Austen Society NA

Jane Austen Society of Melbourne - Welcome

Jane Austen Society UK

The Works of Jane Austen ~ Presented by Elf


Frederic Brown

Thrilling Detective

Authors and Creators: Frederic Brown

Fredric Brown, Writer

Fictionwise eBooks: Frederic Brown

frederic brown - Bibliography Summary


Anthony Burgess

Anthony Burgess
Anthony Burgess
Anthony Burgess
Scriptorium - Anthony Burgess
The International Anthony Burgess Foundation
Anthony Burgess Interview with Don Swaim
Anthony Burgess
Guardian Unlimited Books | Authors | Burgess, Anthony
Anthony Burgess - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Anthony Burgess Life Stories, Books, & Links
Anthony Burgess
Literary Encyclopedia: Burgess, Anthony
Anthony Burgess - Not only Clockwork Orange

Daphne du Maurier

Barnes & - Meet the Writers

BBC Books Author Profile: Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier (Wikipedia)

Daphne Du Maurier Bibliography

Daphne du Maurier Festival

Daphne du Maurier Literary Centre

Daphne du Maurier Main

Daphne du Web Site

Fowey and Daphne Du Maurier

Open Directory: Du Maurier, Daphne


William Golding

BBC - Books - Author Profile for William Golding

EducETH: Golding, William

Guardian Unlimited Books | Authors | Golding, William

Lord of the Flies, By William Golding

Sir William Golding Winner of the 1983 Nobel Prize in Literature

William Golding

William Golding

William Golding

William Golding - Biography

William Golding (

William Golding (Geocities site)

William Golding (

William Golding (UK site)

William Golding Bibliography

William Golding Biography (Geocities)

Understanding "Lord of the Flies"


George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair)

George Orwell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

K-1 George Orwell Homepage

George Orwell Resources

George Orwell - Biography and Works

1984 by George Orwell: A searchable online version

George Orwell

Charles’ George Orwell Links - Biographies, Essays, Novels ...

George Orwell - Eric Arthur Blair. Novels. Essays. Articles ...

George Orwell Quotes - The Quotations Page

George Orwell

Charles’ George Orwell Links - Biographies, Essays, Novels ...

Complete Works of George Orwell

Nineteen Eighty-Four - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

George Orwell - Eric Arthur Blair -- Biography, Library, A life ...


BBC - History - George Orwell (1903 - 1950)

George Orwell

George Orwell, Book, etext

George Orwell, "Politics and the English Language," 1946

Remembering George Orwell

George Orwell: Biography and Much More From

George Orwell - Wikiquote

ClassicNotes: George Orwell

George Orwell : 1984

Great Books Index - George Orwell

Orwell, George. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05

George Orwell (IMDB)

SOS: Students for an Orwellian Society

Orwell Today


William Shakespeare

Shakespeare, William

Complete Works of William Shakespeare

Craig, WJ, ed. 1914. The Oxford Shakespeare

Electronic Literature Foundation

Internet Public Library: Shakespeare Bookshelf

Journals and criticism

Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet

Shakespeare Online

Shakespeare Oxford Society Home Page

Shakespeare Resource Center

Shakespeare Resources Summary Page

Shakespeare’s Globe Research Database home

Sources on individual Shakespearean plays

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

The Plays of William Shakespeare 

The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

The Works of the Bard

William Shakespeare (

William Shakespeare Collection at

William Shakespeare of Stratford-upon-Avon


Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851)

Frankenstein Jack Lynch, U Penn/Rutgers U.

Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley and Frankenstein

Mary Shelley and Frankenstein (a different site)

Mary W. Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley - Biography and Works

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Chronology & Resources

Resources for the Study of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein



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Online texts:

  Austen, Jane. Emma.

Brown, Frederic. "Arena".

Burgess, Anthony. A Clockwork Orange. (not available)

Golding, William. Lord of the Flies. (another online version available here)

Orwell, George. 1984. (another online version available—with no annoying popups—here).

Shelley, Mary. Frankenstein (1818 ed.).

Shelley, Mary. Frankenstein (1831 ed.).

Shakespeare, William. Hamlet.

Shakespeare, William. Othello.



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Grammar, Writing, and Research Papers:

Norton Topics Online (companion website to Norton Anthology of English Literature)

The New Century Handbook

Online English Grammar

How to Write a Research Paper

A Guide to Grammar & Writing

More on Writing a Research Paper

Study Guides and Strategies

MLA-Style Citations

Getting an A on an English Paper

Another Guide to Grammar and Style



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Additional Links:

BCC English Studies page

BCC Writing Lab

BCC Library

BCC Test Center

BCC website



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