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The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (2001)

Nicholas Nickleby is an impoverished young man making his way in life in the cruel and unjust world of early Victorian England. His good looks, kind heart and gentlemanly manner are fine ... See full summary »

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Nicholas Nickleby is an impoverished young man making his way in life in the cruel and unjust world of early Victorian England. His good looks, kind heart and gentlemanly manner are fine qualities, but will they be enough for what awaits him? Written by Anonymous

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Liz Smith plays the same role, Peg Sliderscew, that she played in an earlier BBC miniseries of Nicholas Nickleby (1977), over twenty years earlier. See more »

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Version of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1947) See more »

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Story by Dickens is well done
18 December 2002 | by See all my reviews

The cast was excellent. Every actor and actress performed in a very believable manner. James Darcy and Charles Dance were outstanding and convincing. Wackford's daughter was a pleasant surprise in the way she portrayed a young woman on the prowl for Nicholas Nickelby. The photography of the countryside and horses drawing a carriage was spectacular. All in all, the picture was worth watching.


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