World-famous titles in the MovieLit curriculum

(Click on any movie title to go to that movie's Netflix description page)

The ten movies on the “required” list:

Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Moby Dick by Herman Melville

Our Town by Thornton Wilder

A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt

Les Miserables by Victor Hugo

Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace

Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Fourteen additional titles from which student will select six:

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Much Ado about Nothing by William Shakespeare

Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott

Mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall

The Miracle Worker by William Gibson

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare

The Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) by C. S. Lewis

Final two-week project:

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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