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The secret agent

Gielgud plays Ashenden, a high-class secret agent, in a classic Hitchcock thriller of murder, intrigue and mistaken identities. International agents deal in crossing and double crossing each other.

Being Julia

London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a s...

The razor's edge

Murray stars as a disillusioned World War I veteran who wanders through Europe and Asia seeking escape and inner peace. He rejects his rich fiancee and superficial lifestyle to look for peace in the Himalayas.

The painted veil

Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter d...

Secret agent

An espionage thriller set in Geneva, seasoned with romance. Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband and wife in an attempt to eliminate an agent for the Central Powers.

The letter

Set on a rubber plantation in Malaya, this story centers on a woman's reasons for killing a man who was a close family friend.

Of human bondage —Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965, author.

"W. Somerset Maugham's semiautobiographical masterpiece unfolds in London and Paris at the end of the 19th century. The protagonist, Philip Carey, is a sensitive orphan who's burdened with a club foot and shunned by his ...

Of human bondage —Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965.

From a tormented orphan with a clubfoot, Philip Carey grows into an impressionable young man with a voracious appetite for adventure and knowledge. His cravings take him to Paris at age eighteen to try his hand at art, t...

15 great cinema. Volume 2

Critically acclaimed films starring Hollywood's most important stars inspired by great novels.

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