Lord Of The Flies
Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play. Close to a tropical island a plane carrying young military cadets crashes into the ocean. The surviving boys and a badly wounded adult make a camp on the island where they have to fend for themselves. Civilised behaviour gradually disintegrates and two camps emerge; one led by the sensible Ralph, the other by Jack who likes to hunt pigs, use brute force and revert to primal behaviour.
A plane crashes on an uninhabited island and the only survivors, a group of schoolboys, assemble on the beach and wait to be rescued. By day they inhabit a land of bright fantastic birds and dark blue seas, but at night their dreams are haunted by the image of a terrifying beast.In this, his first novel, William Golding gave the traditional adventure story an ironic, devastating twist.
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First published in 1954, William Golding's debut novel, now a classic, is a stark story of survival, probing the depths of human nature, and what happens when civilization collapses. As dystopian stories like The Hunger Games and Battle Royale surge in popularity, this haunting tale of a group of young boys stranded on a desert island still captivates schoolchildren around the world, raising timeless and profound questions about how easily society can slip into chaos and savagery when rules and order have been abandoned.
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