The classic Dickens tale of an orphan boy who escapes the horrors of the orphanage only to be taken in by a band of thieves and pickpockets.
A Compelling New Version of the Great Victorian Classic
Did You Know?
Lysette Anthony (who plays Oliver's mother in the film) went on the appear in 1985 mini-series adaptation of Oliver Twist, where she played the dual roles of Rose Maylie and Anges Flemming. (The latter character is pretty much a reprise of her role in this film.) See more
[Fagin has just called Bill a drunk
Don't you call ME names, you dirty Jew!
Version of Oliver Twist