maugham maugham

Definition(s):

  • (n) English writer (born in France) of novels and short stories (1874-1965)

News

  • Of Human Bondage: Kino Classics Remastered Edition (Blu-ray)

    Highly Recommended Note: images do not reflect the contents of the Of Human Bondage Blu-Ray. The Movie: There have been a few film adaptations made from Of Human Bondage , W. Somerset Maugham's 1915 novel of a destined-to-fail dalliance between a sensitive club-footed young man and an alluring but manipulative harpy. Of the three Hollywood versions, the 1934 RKO production starring Bette Davis ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: DVD Talk

Quotes

  • "I wasn't dying to do a Maugham movie," said Norton, whose Anglophilia doesn't extend much beyond Graham Greene novels. "This film is a significant departure from the book. It's inspired by Maugham's characters, who achieve a romantic...
    on Dec 29, 2006 By: Edward Norton Source: Philadelphia Daily News

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