Lord of the Flies

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"Evil is inherent in the human mind, whatever innocence may cloak it..."
  • NR
  • 1963
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.9  (18,806)
  • 67

The Lord of the Flies is a 1963 film adaptation of William Golding’s novel. The story follows a group of British schoolboys that are stranded on an island after their plane is shot down during a war. The boys begin to separate into two separate societies, each showing an extreme of the range of human civilization. As the groups grow further apart tensions build between them eventually leading to outright violence. This film has been cited as remaining very close to the source material.

Lord of the Flies
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The Lord of the Flies is a 1963 film adaptation of William Golding’s novel. The story follows a group of British schoolboys that are stranded on an island after their plane is shot down during a war. The boys begin to separate into two separate societies, each showing an extreme of the range of human civilization. As the groups grow further apart tensions build between them eventually leading to outright violence. This film has been cited as remaining very close to the source material.

Lord of the Flies is a 1963 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 67.

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  • Release Date
    1963
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 32 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (18,806)
  • Metascore
    67