Netflix Dramas based on classic literature movies and series

An overview of all Netflix Dramas based on classic literature movies and series. 11 titles were found.

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Ascharyachakit!
December 19, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 90 minutes
Entangling the lives of a movie star, a chauffeur, a prostitute and a pimp, this bold drama reveals ugly truths beneath Mumbai’s glitzy veneer.
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Bioscope
September 27, 2018 | Movie | 2015 | 130 minutes
Inspired by classic and contemporary literature, four renowned Marathi directors create four individual stories in this anthology of short films.
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Issaq
April 19, 2018 | Movie | 2013 | 139 minutes
Two young lovers in Banaras are caught in the crossfire of a feud between their powerful families and a political climate destroying their city.
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In Dubious Battle
October 5, 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 113 minutes
A pair of activist labor organizers go undercover as migrant apple pickers during the Great Depression in order to foment a workers' strike.
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Maya Memsaab
June 2, 2017 | Movie | 1992 | 121 minutes
A wealthy woman engages in extramarital affairs that still leave her unhappy. After a mysterious crime occurs, police are called to investigate.
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Ali & Nino
March 30, 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 101 minutes
In Azerbaijan, a young Muslim man and a Christian princess fight for their love amid family tensions, a shocking betrayal and the dawn of World War I.
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Howards End
March 23, 2017 | Movie | 1992 | 142 minutes
When a husband, acting in his family's "best interest," does not accept his wife's deathbed wish, providence dictates that he pay for his duplicity.
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Mirzya
February 23, 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 128 minutes
A modern love story is connected to an ancient folk tale as star-crossed lovers from different social classes are kept apart by their families.
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A Promise
March 25, 2016 | Movie | 2013 | 98 minutes
Hired on to assist a wealthy German industrialist with his affairs, a dutiful young protégé promptly falls in love with his employer's beautiful wife.
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As I Lay Dying
July 26, 2015 | Movie | 2013 | 109 minutes
In a sobering story based on William Faulkner's novel, a poor Southern clan fulfills the family matriarch's last wish to be buried in a distant town.
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North & South
December 7, 2014 | Show | 2004
When her father moves his family to an industrial mill town, the parson's daughter, Margaret Hale, struggles to adapt to her harsh new surroundings.

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