Tag: D.H. Lawrence

The Rocking Horse Winner | 1949 | John Mills, Valerie Hobson

A faithful adaptation of the tragic D.H. Lawrence story. A young boy gradually discovers that by riding a rocking horse he can accurately predict the outcomes of real races. The child’s story spirals into desperate obsession. At first he likes...

Women in Love | 1969 | Oliver Reed, Alan Bates

Before building his bad-boy reputation with shocking offbeat movies like Tommy (1975) and Crimes of Passion (1984), director Ken Russell stirred up some controversy with this acclaimed, sensual relationship drama, adapted from the novel by D.H...



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