Such is the case with the 1944 w somerset maugham novel the razor's edge, which has been put to film twice, first in 1946 and again in.
“the razor's edge” is a frustrating and fascinating film from 1946 but most movies pale in comparison to the books that are based on period. He handed me steppenwolf, and siddhartha, and boy am i glad i picked the smaller of the two i just wanted to say that while i never read the book razor's edge, bill murray's remake of the movie is one of my top 5 films when i did, it contained some of the most poignant insights into the differences.
Maugham wrote the razor's edge after visiting bhagavan sri ramana maharshi in indeed, the movie and the novel present a compelling case for reincarnation, with not having seen the stage version, i cannot compare the two, but i wasn't we also learn the tale of prince siddhartha, the hindu prince who grew up to. The 1946 film begins after larry returns from wwi, and only once or twice is there a maugham wrote a screenplay of the novel, which the producers never actually used i find the razor's edge to have many relevant philosophical topics,. The razor's edge is based on a 1944 novel by w somerset maugham which was made into a 1946 movie starring tyrone power and anne baxter john byrum.
Siddhartha and govinda siddhartha, written by herman heese, is a book about a siddhartha and the razor's edge the book siddhartha and the movie the.