"The Remains of the Day" is a 1993 English drama film directed by James Ivory. It is an adaptation of the 1989, Booker Prize-winning novel of the same name by the Nobel Prize-winning British Novelist and screenwriter Kazuo Ishiguro. The movie stars Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson in the leading roles.
"The Color Purple" is a 1985 American film directed by Steven Spielberg. It is written by Menno Meyjes based on the 1982 novel of the same name by Alice Walker, which has won the Pulitzer Prize 1983. The movie stars Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Desreta Jackson, and Margaret Avery, in the leading roles. The story is about an African American girl and the different types of oppression that she faces from the society in the forms of domestic violence, poverty, racism, and sexism.