The English Patient
Books | Drama / General
From the novel by Michael OndaatjeAnthony Minghella's screenplay is a gripping adaptation of Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning story of love, betrayal and loss set against a background of war, spies and intrigue."Here is a work of art to break your heart" (Time); "The current movie versions of books are well-meaning, but none comes close to The English Patient in their ability to turn literary prose into cinematic gems" (New York Times)
World War 2
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"Powerful and poetic. I learned about parts of WWII that I had never learned about before, but the prose was beautiful."
"I loved this book. Very moving "