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UEN-TV LitFlix

Next Airing: Fri, Dec 9th, 2022 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 \


  • Oliver Twist (1948)

    In Charles Dickens' classic tale, an orphan wends his way from cruel apprenticeship to den of thieves in search of a true home. Starring Robert Newton, Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh.

    Next Airing: Fri, Dec 9th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:45:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • David Copperfield (1969)

    The legendary novel by Charles Dickens comes to life in this colorful interpretation directed by Delbert Mann. Starring Richard Attenborough, Cyrl Cusack, Edith Evans.

    Next Airing: Fri, Dec 16th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:57:51
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • A Christmas Carol (1951)

    Ebenezer Scrooge, a curmudgeonly, miserly businessman, has no time for sentimentality and largely views Christmas as a waste of time. However, this Christmas Eve he will be visited by three spirits who will show him the errors of his ways.

    Next Airing: Fri, Dec 23rd, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:26:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • The Life & Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947)

    A young, compassionate man struggles to save his family and friends from the abusive exploitation of his cold-hearted, grasping uncle. (Book by Charles Dickens.) Starring Derek Bond and Cedric Hardwicke.

    Next Airing: Fri, Dec 30th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:48:00
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • 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.

    Next Airing: Fri, Jan 6th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:26:00
    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.

    Next Airing: Fri, Jan 13th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:29:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • 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.

    Next Airing: Fri, Jan 20th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:40:00
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • 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."

    Next Airing: Fri, Jan 27th, 2023 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:32:26
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • Great Expectations (1946)

    A humble orphan boy in 1810s Kent is given the opportunity to go to London and become a gentleman, with the help of an unknown benefactor. From the book by Charles Dickens.

    Length: 01:58:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • Jack and the Beanstalk (1952)

    Abbott & Costello's version of the famous fairy tale, about a young boy who trades the family cow for magic beans. Stars Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. Based on a folk tale published in England in 1730, "The Story of Jack Spriggins and the Enchanted Bean".

    Length: 01:14:49
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • Life with Father (1947)

    A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost. Based on the novel/memoir by Clarence Day, "Life With Father".

    Length: 01:53:16
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • March of the Wooden Soldiers (1934)

    Opposing the evil Barnaby, Ollie Dee and Stanley Dum try and fail to pay-off Mother Peep's mortgage and mislead his attempts to marry Little Bo. Enraged, Barnaby's Bogeymen are set on Toyland. Stars Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Based on a libretto written by Anna Alice Chapin, with co-writing by Stan Laurel (uncredited).

    Length: 01:17:51
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • The Borrowers (1973)

    An eight-year-old boy discovers a family of tiny people, only a few inches tall, living beneath the floorboards of a Victorian country home. Directed by Walter Miller; starring Eddie Albert and Tammy Grimes. Based on the novel by Mary Norton.

    Length: 01:21:14
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038