The Gold Rush (1925)

The Gold Rush (1925)

A likeable prospector in the Klondike Gold Rush attempts to survive the elements and pursue love. Medium: Film Writer(s): Charles Chaplin Director: Charles Chaplin Production Co.(s): Charles Chaplin Productions The Story on the Screen In the silent film The Gold Rush,...
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

A young man from the slums of Mumbai attempts to achieve the life that he feels destined to live with the girl whose love he feels destined to share. Medium: Film Writer(s): Simon Beaufoy Director(s): Danny Boyle, Loveleen Tandan Production Co.(s): Celador Films,...
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

A stoic young bank executive who is wrongly convicted for killing his wife struggles to improve his lot and that of others in the terrible prison to which he has been sentenced. Medium: Film Writer(s): Frank Darabont Director: Frank Darabont Production Co.(s): Castle...
Axel Hooley’s Death Watch List (2012)

Axel Hooley’s Death Watch List (2012)

A young man weakened by a battle with cancer struggles with something tangible inside him that seeks to discover his true origins and proper place in the world. Medium: Novel Writer(s): Scotty-Miguel Sandoe Availability: Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble ISBN:...
The Count of Monte Cristo (1844)

The Count of Monte Cristo (1844)

A young man wrongly accused of political conspiracy and sentenced to indefinite detention in a political prison escapes and attempts to exact revenge on those who were responsible for his imprisonment. Medium: Novel (Published 1844–1846) Writer(s): Alexandre Dumas...