How often have your said to yourself â€śI liked the movie so much more than the bookâ€ť or are you more likely to think â€śThe book was so much better than the movie?â€ť Well, now you can talk about it and hear what others think at The Loft Cinema Book Club! We will host a moderated discussion following the film.
"A unique and original film, Lord of the Flies is a stunning achievement." - Sean McGinnis, DVD Verdict Review
William Goldingâ€™s startling and perennially best-selling portrait of human nature run amuck, told via the gripping tale of a group of young English schoolboys plane-wrecked on a deserted island, was first brought to the screen in director Peter Brookâ€™s (Marat/Sade) stunningly beautiful and highly disturbing film version from 1963. Lord of the Flies currently clocks in at number eight on the American Library Associationâ€™s list of frequently banned and challenged classics. (Peter Brook, 1963, UK, 92 mins., Not Rated) Digital