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Movies About Writers

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Marquis de Sade (1740-1814)
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William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
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Iris Murdoch (1919-1999)
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Sylvia Plath (1932-1963)
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John Keats (1795-1821)
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Jane Austen (1775-1817)
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Reinaldo Arenas (1943-1990)
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Truman Capote (1924-1984)
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J. M. Barrie (1860-1937)
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Beatrix Potter (1866-1943)
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James Joyce (1882-1941)
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Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
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Joe Orton (1933-1967)
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Lytton Strachey (1880-1932)
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Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891)

Paul Verlaine (1844-1896)
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Knut Hamsun (1859-1952)
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Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
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Aleksis Kivi (1834-1872)
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Christy Brown (1932-1981)
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Walt Whitman (1819-1892)
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Lillian Hellman (1905-1984)

Dashiell Hammett (1894–1961)

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Robert Browning (1812–1889)
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Emily, Charlotte and Anne Bronthe.
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Emily, Charlotte and Anne Bronthe.
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Jack Kerouac (1922-1969)
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Dorothy Parker (1893-1967)
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Yukio Mishima (1925-1970)
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Eino Leino (1878-1926)
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Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870)
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Jacqueline Susann (1918-1974)
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Marquis de Sade (1740-1814)
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Pablo Neruda (1904-1973)
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Robert E. Howard (1906-1936)
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Henry Miller (1891-1980)

Anaïs Nin (1903-1977)
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D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930)
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Maxim Gorky (1868-1936)
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Tobias Wolff (1945-)
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Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)
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Jim Carroll (1949-2009)
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Susanna Kaysen (1948-)
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Brendan Behan (1923-1964)
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Dashiell Hammett (1894–1961)
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Frank McCourt (1930-2009)
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Valerie Jean Solanas (1936-1988)
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Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651-1695)
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F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896 - 1940)
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Friedrich Schiller (1788–1805)
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François Villon (1431-1463)
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881)
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Posted: 6 years ago at Jun 1 13:43
Maybe you could specify which writer in every movie ... would be great !
Posted: 6 years ago at Jun 4 19:51
You're right! I was going to do that but then I felt lazy and moved to other projects. Maybe sometimes soon.
Posted: 6 years ago at Jun 9 14:19
is a very good list, thanks!
Posted: 5 years, 5 months ago at Jan 16 5:11
Great list! :)
Posted: 4 years, 4 months ago at Feb 11 10:33
Thank you so much for this!I didn't know about Heart beat!Definitely on my wanted list!
Posted: 4 years ago at Jun 6 4:38
Out of Africa
Saving Mr. Banks
The Hours
12 Years a Slave

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