Collectable Paperbacks 19: The Picture of Dorian Gray

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  • Look out for the other collectable paperback posts. More coming soon.
  • The special paperback edition of Oscar Wilde’s decadent classic of gothic horror is available  on our trading website (uses Paypal).
  • Includes a new biography and a comprehensive glossary of Gothic, Victorian and Literary terms.
  • The 2009 Dorian Gray movie strained to do its source justice, with a fine cast. Here’s the IMDB movie page.
  • Here’s the Rotten Tomatoes page for the classic 1945 movie
  • …and a trailer too: The Picture of Dorian Gray:


Philip K. Dick in the Movies

PKD is one of the most innovative and creative writers of the 20th century. His short stories and novels have inspired some of the best and most popular sf movies of all time. Here’s a selection of trailers (it might take a while to load):

Total Recall, the original 1990 movie trailer:


Adjustment Bureau, the  2012 movie trailer:


Blade Runner, 1982 trailer:


A Scanner Darkly  2006 trailer:


Minority Report 2002 trailer:


Paycheck 2003 trailer:


If you have any other suggestions we’d love to hear from you, and we’ll try to put them up too.