Dickens on Film

The stories of Charles Dickens
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Scrooge (1935)
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Scrooge, the ultimate Victorian miser, hasn't a good word for Christmas, though his impoverished clerk... (78 mins.)
Director: Henry Edwards
 
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A Christmas Carol (1938)
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On Christmas Eve, an old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the spirit of his former partner... (69 mins.)
Director: Edwin L. Marin
 
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A Christmas Carol (1951)
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An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve. (86 mins.)
 
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Scrooge (1970)
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A musical retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about an old bitter miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions. (113 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
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Scrooged (1988)
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A selfish, cynical T.V. executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve. (101 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
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The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
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The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve. (85 mins.)
Director: Brian Henson
 
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A Christmas Carol (2009)
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An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions. (96 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
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David Copperfield (1935)
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When David's father dies, his mother remarries. His new stepfather Murdstone has a mean and cruel view on how to raise a child... (130 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
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Great Expectations (1934)
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9 year old 'Pip' Pirrip, an orphan living with relatives, aids and befriends an escaped convict on the moors, an act that will have a profound effect on his life. (102 mins.)
Director: Stuart Walker
 
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Great Expectations (1946)
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. (118 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
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Great Expectations (1998)
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Modernization of Charles Dickens classic story finds the hapless Finn as a painter in New York pursuing his unrequited and haughty childhood love. (111 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
 
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Great Expectations (2012)
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. (128 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
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Little Dorrit (1987)
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Arthur Clennam returns to London after working abroad for many years with his now deceased father. Almost... (357 mins.)
 
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Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935)
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An opium-addicted choirmaster develops an obsession for a beautiful young girl and will not stop short of murder in order to have her. (87 mins.)
Director: Stuart Walker
 
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The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947)
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Nineteenth century England. When Nicholas Nickleby's father dies and leaves his family destitute, his uncle... (108 mins.)
Director: Cavalcanti
 
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Nicholas Nickleby (2002)
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A young, compassionate man struggles to save his family and friends from the abusive exploitation of his cold-heartedly grasping uncle. (132 mins.)
Director: Douglas McGrath
 
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The Old Curiosity Shop (1934)
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An elderly shop-keeper and his grand-daughter are threatened by the rich, mean-spirited dwarf Quilp... (105 mins.)
Director: Thomas Bentley
 
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Mr. Quilp (1975)
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(118 mins.)
Director: Michael Tuchner
 
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Oliver Twist (1948)
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Based on the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist is about an orphan boy who runs away from a workhouse and meets a pickpocket on the streets of London... (116 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
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Oliver! (1968)
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A young boy runs away from an orphanage and meets a group of boys trained to be pickpockets by an elderly mentor. (153 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
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Oliver Twist (2005)
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An adaptation of the classic Dickens tale, where an orphan meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master. (130 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
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The Pickwick Papers (1952)
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The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find... (109 mins.)
Director: Noel Langley
 
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A Tale of Two Cities (1935)
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A pair of lookalikes, one a former French aristocrat and the other an alcoholic English lawyer, fall in love with the same woman amongst the turmoil of the French Revolution. (128 mins.)
Director: Jack Conway
 
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A Tale of Two Cities (1958)
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During the turbulent days of the French Revolution, Frenchwoman Lucie Manette falls in love with Englishman Charles Darnay who's hiding his true identity and purpose. (117 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas