Most Popular "Based On Short Stories" Titles
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1. South Pacific (1958)
Unrated | 157 min | Musical, Romance, War
On a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military mission.
2. The Turning (I) (2013)
180 min | Drama
A collection of short films based on stories by Australian writer Tim Winton.
Writers: Tim Winton, Justin Monjo, Warwick Thornton, Andrew Upton, David Wenham, Kris Mrksa, Rhys Graham, Emily Ballou, Jonathan auf der Heide, Mia Wasikowska, Claire McCarthy, Ashlee Page, Justin Kurzel, Ian Meadows, Jub Clerc, Marieka Walsh, Marcel Dorney, Circa Contemporary Circus | Directors: Jonathan auf der Heide, Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc, Robert Connolly, Shaun Gladwell, Rhys Graham, Justin Kurzel, Yaron Lifschitz, Anthony Lucas, Claire McCarthy, Ian Meadows, Ashlee Page, Stephen Page, Simon Stone, Warwick Thornton, Marieka Walsh, Mia Wasikowska, David Wenham | Stars: Rose Byrne, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto
3. My Sister Eileen (1955)
Approved | 108 min | Musical, Comedy, Romance
Ruth and her beautiful sister Eileen come to New York's Greenwich Village looking for "fame, fortune and a 'For Rent' sign on Barrow Street". They find an apartment (such as it is!), but ... See full summary »
4. South Pacific (2001 TV Movie)
129 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush (Glenn Close) and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque (Rade Serbedzija). The war ... See full summary »
5. Night Across the Street (2012)
Not Rated | 110 min | Drama
A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.
6. Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (2006 TV Movie)
93 min | Biography, Drama, History
Three of the most popular and controversial Civil War stories by legendary writer Ambrose Bierce are presented in this acclaimed feature collection.
7. Hobo: The Legion of Travelers (2013– )
Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
The HOBO series takes the audience on an incredible journey through amazing worlds and universes as we follow Hobo Habeaux in his quest to retrieve the stolen portal key his father entrusted him to protect.
8. Las delicias de los verdes años (1976)
95 min | Comedy
In the Middle Age a farmer, named Mauro, is heading to Madrid following the last will of his father. Along his travel Mauro shall be assaulted, himself shall have to steal in order to ... See full summary »