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A Tale of Two Cities


  1. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a 1935 film based upon Charles Dickens' 1859 historical novel, A Tale of Two Cities. The film stars Ronald Colman as Sydney Carton, Donald Woods and Elizabeth Allan. The supporting players include Basil Rathbone, Blanche Yurka, and Edna May Oliver. It was directed by Jack Conway from a screenplay by W. P. Lipscomb and S. N. Behrman. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture and Best Film Editing. The story is set in the French Revolution and deals with two men who are alike, not only in appearance, but in their love for the same woman.
  2. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a 1958 British period drama based on parts of Charles Dickens' novel A Tale of Two Cities, directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Dirk Bogarde and Dorothy Tutin.
  3. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a 1980 television film directed by Jim Goddard.
  4. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a 1922 British silent drama film directed by Walter Courtney Rowden and starring Clive Brook, Ann Trevor and J. Fisher White. It is an adaptation of the 1859 novel A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens. During the French Revolution a jaundiced British lawyer takes the place of a French aristocrat who has been sentenced to the guillotine. It was made as part of the "Tense Moments with Great Authors Series" of films.
  5. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a silent film directed by William J. Humphrey, loosely based on the 1859 novel by Charles Dickens.
  6. "A Tale of Two Cities" is a film.
    • country: Australia
    • language: English Language
    • genres: Animation, Family
    • released in (31 years ago)
  7. "A Tale of Two Cities" was a 1946 propaganda/documentary film about the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, produced by the Army-Navy Screen Magazine.
    • country: United States of America
    • language: English Language
    • genre: Documentary film
    • subject: Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    • released in (69 years ago)

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Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Quotations

by Blackie

—Paul Valery —Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities —Don Quixote, Man of La Mancha —Rudyard Kipling —Harold Robbins —Ernest Hemingway A poem is never finished, only abandoned. Detestation of the high is the involuntary ...

Google previewCollier's New Encyclopedia (1921)

A Loose-leaf and Self-revising Reference Work ; with Illustrations and Ninety-six Maps

A Tale of Two Cities" (1859); “Great Expectations” (1861); ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Sixties: A Decade of Culture and Counterculture [2 volumes] (2011)

A Decade of Culture and Counterculture by Abbe A. Debolt, James S. Baugess

—Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities Although Dickens wrote those words in the nineteenth century, one could make the case that they apply to the second half of the twentieth in the United States, as well as in northern and western Europe ...

Google previewZondervan Dictionary of Biblical Imagery (2011)

by John A. Beck

And so the Bible presents Bethel as a tale of two cities. It can be a place for true worship or a place of false worship, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (1999)

by Elizabeth M. Knowles

'Sentiment' A TALE OF TWO CITIES 21 It was the best of times, ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 12: Music by Bill C. Malone

Robert Palmer, A Tale of Two Cities: Memphis Rock and New Orleans Roll (1979). Donaldson, Lou (b. 1926) jazz musician. The recording career of bop alto saxophonist Lou Donaldson evinces both the singular influence of ...

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