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"Evil is inherent in the human mind, whatever innocence may cloak it..."
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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 an Thriller, Adventure, Drama movie that was released in 1963 and has a run time of 1 hr 32 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 67.

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Not Rated
| 1963 | 1 hr 32 min | 6.9/10 | 67/100
James Aubrey, Tom Chapin, Hugh Edwards, Roger Elwin
Peter Brook
Produced By
Lewis M. Allen

Also starring James Aubrey