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UEN-TV LitFlix

Website: http://www.uen.org/litflix
Next Airing: Fri, Feb 10th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV

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Every Friday at 8pm, UEN-TV 9.1 presents a classic movie based on a book. Great reads are even more fun with friends! Check out a set of books for your group from the UEN LitFlix Collection from Utah State Library’s Book Buzz program. For more info, go to UEN.org/litflix/ \

Episodes:

  • The Stars Look Down (1940)

    Davey Fenwick (Sir Michael Redgrave) leaves his mining village on a university scholarship intent on returning to better support the miners against the owners. But he falls in love with Jenny (Margaret Lockwood) who gets him to marry her and return home as local schoolteacher before finishing his degree. Davey finds he is ill-at-ease in his role, the more so when he realizes Jenny still loves her former boyfriend. When he finds that his father and the other miners are going to have to continue working on a possibly deadly coal seam he decides to act. From the book by A. J. Cronin. Starring Michael Redgrave and Margaret Lockwood.

    Next Airing: Fri, Feb 10th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:50:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934)

    A French noblewoman suspects her English husband is The Scarlet Pimpernel, a vigilante who rescues aristocrats from the blade of the guillotine. Stars Leslie Howard. Based on the 1908 novel "The Scarlet Pimpernel" by Baroness Orczy.

    Next Airing: Fri, Feb 17th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:37:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936)

    An American boy turns out to be the long-lost heir of a British fortune. He is sent to live with the cold and unsentimental lord who oversees the trust. Directed by John Cromwell; starring Freddie Batholomew and Dolores Costello. Based on the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett.

    Next Airing: Fri, Feb 24th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:42:00
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • Becky Sharp (1935)

    Against the backdrop of Napoleon's Waterloo campaign, an ambitious woman from a family of entertainers begins a destructive climb up the social ladder. From a play by Langdon Mitchell.

    Next Airing: Fri, Mar 3rd, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:24:00
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • His Girl Friday (1940)

    A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. From the play "The Front Page" by Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht. Starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell.

    Next Airing: Fri, Mar 10th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:32:00
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • Of Human Bondage (1934)

    A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both. Stars Bette Davis, Leslie Howard. Based on a 1915 novel by W. Somerset Maugham.

    Next Airing: Fri, Mar 17th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:23:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • Alice's Adventures In Wonderland (1972)

    Alice (Fiona Fullerton) falls down a rabbit hole and into a magical dream world populated by surreal characters and bewildering adventures. It's a journey of self-discovery for Alice as she searches for a way out of Wonderland and encounters many bizarre creatures such as the White Rabbit (Michael Crawford), the March Hare (Peter Sellers), the Queen of Hearts (Dame Flora Robson), and the Dormouse (Dudley Moore). Musical highlights include the inspiring song "The Me I Never Knew". Based on the novel by Lewis Carroll "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland".

    Next Airing: Fri, Mar 24th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:35:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • An Ideal Husband (1947)

    A prominent politician is preparing to expose a financial scandal. But then a woman who has invested heavily in the shady venture threatens to uncover a damaging secret in the politician's past if he exposes the speculation as a fraud. His problem is compounded by his wife's intolerance of the slightest character flaws. Based on a play by Oscar Wilde.

    Next Airing: Fri, Mar 31st, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:32:38
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • Beat The Devil (1953)

    On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen... Based on the novel "Beat the Devil" by James Helvick. Directed by John Huston, starring Humphrey Bogart and Gina Lollobrigida.

    Length: 01:29:51
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • The 39 Steps (1935)

    Richard Hannay is a Canadian visitor to 1930s London. After a disturbance at a music hall, he meets Annabella Smith, who is on the run from foreign agents. He takes her back to his apartment, but they are followed and later that night Annabella is murdered. Hannay goes on the run to break the spy ring and thus prove his innocence. Adapted from the novel by John Buchan.

    Length: 01:26:38
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • The Red House (1947)

    An old man and his sister are concealing a terrible secret from their adopted teen daughter, concerning a hidden abandoned farmhouse, located deep in the woods. Based on a novel by George Agnew Chamberlain.

    Length: 01:40:43
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • The Time of Your Life (1948)

    A wide variety of persons come into Nick's Pacific Street Saloon, some to ask for work and others just to pass the time. Stars James Cagney. Based on a 1939 play by William Saroyan.

    Length: 01:49:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • Things to Come (1936)

    The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel. From a novel by H. G. Wells "The Shape of Things to Come."

    Length: 01:33:07
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025

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