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UEN-TV LitFlix

Website: http://www.uen.org/litflix
Next Airing: Fri, Aug 19th, 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 UEN.org/litflix/ \

Episodes:

  • Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952)

    Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilamanjaro. From a short story by Ernest Hemingway. Stars Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner.

    Next Airing: Fri, Aug 19th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:54:00
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • The Silent Enemy (1958)

    During WW2, Italian Navy divers use underwater chariots to mine the keels of British warships, forcing the British to send underwater demolition expert Lionel Crabbe and his team to counter these enemy actions. Based on the book "Commander Crabb" by Marshall Pugh.

    Next Airing: Fri, Aug 26th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:47:26
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • A Farewell to Arms (1932)

    An American ambulance driver and an English nurse fall in love in Italy during World War I. Starring Helen Hayes and Gary Cooper. Based on a novel by Ernest Hemingway.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 2nd, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:20:00
    Usage rights: Expires 5/1/2025
  • The Hoosier Schoolmaster (1935)

    Right after the Civil War, an ex-Union soldier sets out to become a schoolmaster in his small town, even though many locals still harbor a resentment against "Yankees". Based on the novel "The Hoosier Schoolmaster" by Edward Eggleston.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 9th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:15:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • Fire Over England (1937)

    During the reign of Elizabeth I, a young man's fervent devotion to the crown and to his sweetheart, a lady-in-waiting, lead him to battle for England's victory over the Spanish Armada in 1588. Stars Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh. Based on a 1936 novel by A.E.W. Mason "Fire Over England".

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 16th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 01:32:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • Henry V (1944)

    In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415. Directed by and stars Laurence Olivier. From the play by William Shakespeare.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 23rd, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 02:17:00
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

    Atticus Finch, a widowed lawyer in Depression-era Alabama, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice. Stars Gregory Peck. From the novel by Harper Lee.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 30th, 2022 at 8:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 02:09:00
    Usage rights: Expires 6/30/2024
  • Gulliver's Travels (1939)

    A doctor washes ashore on an island inhabited by little people. Based on the classic book by Jonathan Swift.

    Length: 01:16:25
    Usage rights: Expires 4/30/2025
  • Long John Silver (1954)

    In this sequel to Treasure Island, Long John hopes to rescue his friend Jim from a rival pirate and return for more treasure. Based on characters created by Robert Lewis Stevenson (Treasure Island).

    Length: 01:46:22
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • She (1935)

    A group of explorers search of the legendary "flame of life," a mysterious force that bestows immortality. Based on the novel by H. Rider Haggard.

    Length: 01:42:31
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • Son of Monte Cristo (1940)

    In 1865, General Gurko Lanen is dictator of "Lichtenburg" in the Balkans. Rightful ruler Zona hopes to get aid from Napoleon III of France. The visiting Count of Monte Cristo falls for Zona and undertakes to help her, masquerading as a foppish banker and a masked freedom fighter. The rest is rapid-fire intrigue and derring-do. Based on a novel by Alexander Dumas.

    Length: 01:42:14
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • The Beachcomber (1938)

    In the Dutch islands, the sister of a pious missionary attempts to reform a womanizing, drunken beach bum. Stars Charles Laughton. Based on the short story "Vessel of Wrath" by W. Somerset Maugham.

    Length: 01:18:39
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • The Legend of Sea Wolf (1975)

    A tale of the brutal sea captain of the Ghost who is ruthless with his crew. It becomes more than they can tolerate. Based on the novel "The Sea Wolf" by Jack London. Stars Chuck Connors.

    Length: 01:30:41
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038
  • The Turn of the Tide (1935)

    The arrival in a Yorkshire fishing village of the Lunns with a modern fishing boat is deeply resented by the Fosdycks. Eventually hostilities are overcome and the families join forces to get a modern deep sea fishing boat. From a novel by Leo Walmsley "Three Fevers". Directed by Norman Walker.

    Length: 01:17:10
    Usage rights: Expires 1/18/2038

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