> Uh...jessica...although I appreciate your, uh,
> delightfully skewed view of the universe, I think
> you've finally gone over the top: Dr.
> Strangelove--a romantic comedy??? (precious bodily fluids aside)...
> At 09:56 AM 12/8/2005, you wrote:
>> Well this is a HUGE subject. Also Earnest was
>> based on play not a book so an even larger
>> category if you do that. For some reason my top pick is the 1940 version of
>> Pride & Prejudice others might include Dr.
>> Strangelove, Only Two Can Play ( obscure and probably not on video but very
>> good) The Horse¹s Mouth, Tight Little Island,
>> Topper ( not the most famous ones I grant you but wonderful)
>> Hello all,
>> Our public library has begun a quarterly film
>> series called ³Based on the Book.² Each quarter
>> we plan to focus on a particular genre/theme,
>> and the upcoming one is Romantic Comedies.
>> Perhaps you already see our problem. We¹re
>> having a great deal of difficulty coming up with
>> classic (pre-1970, and preferably earlier)
>> romantic comedies that were based on books.
>> Already suggested are ³Gentlemen Prefer Blondes²
>> and ³The Importance of Being Earnest.² I appeal
>> to the vast collective for suggestions
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Michael Logan
>> Acquisitions & Technical Services
>> Humboldt County Library
>> Eureka, CA 95501
>> (707) 269-1962
>> Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE
>> Jessica Rosner
>> Kino International
>> 333 W 39th St. 503
>> NY NY 10018
> Gary Handman
> Media Resources Center
> Moffitt Library
> UC Berkeley
> "Movies are poems, a holy bible, the great mother of us."
> --Ted Berrigan
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