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  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 previewEncyclopedia of the Sixties (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 Christopher Lee Film Encyclopedia (2017)

by Robert W. Pohle Jr., Douglas C. Hart, Rita Pohle Baldwin

A TALE OF TWO CITIES 255 Review In the August 6, 1999, issue of Entertainment Weekly, Marc Bernardin wrote, “This direct-to-video dud gives once-promising director Mulcahy (Highlander) the in-thetitle billing usually reserved for dead ...

Google previewDictionary of Phrase and Fable, Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell (1895)

by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

“Little orrit” (1855 ; “A Tale of Two Cities” 1859); “ untcd ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Film Composers (2015)

by Thomas S. Hischak

Among the other memorable movies that Addinsell wrote for the British and American cinema are Blithe Spirit, The Prince and the Showgirl, Under Capricorn , Tom Brown's School Days, The Black Rose, A Tale of Two Cities, the Alastair Sim A ...

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