The Oxford Book of Short Stories (1981). Edited by V. S. Pritchett. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

– Williams, Tennessee (1995). A Streetcar Named Desire. Introduction and text. Oxford: Heinemann Educational Publishers.

Lux Aurumque and Sleep from the classical music album Light & Gold (2010) by Eric Whitacre.

Forrest Gump (1994) starring Tom Hanks; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) starring Jim Caviezel; directed by Kevin Reynolds.

Schindler’s List (1993) starring Liam Neeson; directed by Steven Spielberg.

– The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008) starring Asa Butterfield; directed by Mark Herman.

– The Pianist (2002) starring Adrien Brody; directed by Roman Polanski.

Vikings (TV series 2013-onwards) starring Travis Fimmel et al.; created by Michael Hirst.

– A Beautiful Mind (2001) starring Russel Crow; directed by Ron Howard.

– Gladiator (2000) starring Russel Crow; directed by Ridley Scott.

– Braveheart (1995) starring Mel Gibson; directed by Mel Gibson.

– The Four Feathers (2002) starring Heath Ledger; directed by Shekhar Kapur.

– The Shawshank Redemption (1994) starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman; directed by Frank Darabont.

The Lovely Bones (2009) starring Saoirse Ronan, Mark Wahlberg and Rachel Weisz; directed by Peter Jackson.