To Build a Fire (1908)

To Build a Fire (1908)

A man displays hubris regarding his ability to handle the forces of Nature as he attempts to reach a Yukon mining claim. Medium: Short Story (© 1908; Published first (an alternate version) in The Youth's Companion, v. 76, 1902) Writer(s): Jack London (1876–1916) The...
Babette’s Feast (1987)

Babette’s Feast (1987)

A pair of never-married sisters attempt to keep true to the religious teachings of their father and maintain the health and spirit of remote Danish community he helped create, even at the cost of their own desires. Medium: Film Writer(s): Gabriel Axel Director:...
Swimming with Sharks (1994)

Swimming with Sharks (1994)

A young screenwriter pursues Hollywood success at all costs and becomes selfishly world-wise in the process. Medium: Film Writer(s): George Huang Director: George Huang Production Co.(s): Cineville; Keystone Studios; Mama'Z Boy Entertainment The Story on the Screen In...
The Player (1992)

The Player (1992)

A Hollywood executive attempts to keep both his job as an influential player and the secret of a murder he has committed. Medium: Film Writer(s): Michael Tolkin Director: Robert Altman Production Co.(s): Avenue Pictures Productions; Spelling Entertainment; Addis...