7.3/10
929
24 user 2 critic

David Copperfield (2000)

A gentle orphan discovers life and love in an indifferent adult world.

Director:

Peter Medak

Writers:

Charles Dickens (novel), John Goldsmith (teleplay)
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

David Copperfield (TV Mini-Series 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A gentle orphan discovers life and love in an indifferent adult world.

Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Trevor Eve, Michael Elphick
David Copperfield (TV Mini-Series 1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A gentle orphan discovers life and love in an indifferent adult world.

Stars: Colin Hurley, Brenda Bruce, Simon Callow
Our Mutual Friend (TV Mini-Series 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.

Stars: Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, Dominic Mafham
Daniel Deronda (TV Mini-Series 2002)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Set in Victorian London, Gwendolen Harleth is drawn to Daniel Deronda, a selfless and intelligent gentleman of unknown parentage, but her own desperate need for financial security may destroy her chance at happiness.

Stars: Jodhi May, Edward Fox, Amanda Root
David Copperfield (TV Movie 1970)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The legendary novel by Charles Dickens comes to life in this colorful interpretation directed by Delbert Mann.

Director: Delbert Mann
Stars: Richard Attenborough, Cyril Cusack, Edith Evans
Berkeley Square (TV Mini-Series 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square.

Stars: Victoria Smurfit, Clare Wilkie, Tabitha Wady
Middlemarch (1994)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

This Masterpiece Theatre production, set at the cusp of the Industrial Revolution, chronicles the life, loves, foibles and politics of the fictional English town of Middlemarch. Adapted ... See full summary »

Stars: Juliet Aubrey, Douglas Hodge, Robert Hardy
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Richards ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
Eileen Atkins ... Miss Jane Murdstone
Anthony Andrews ... Mr. Edward Murdstone
Frank McCusker Frank McCusker ... Uriah Heep
Hugh Dancy ... David Copperfield
Max Dolbey Max Dolbey ... Young David Copperfield
Sally Field ... Aunt Betsey Trotwood
Edward Hardwicke ... Mr. Wickfield
Freddie Jones ... Barkis
Nigel Davenport ... Dan Peggotty
Emily Hamilton ... Agnes Wickfield
Julie Cox ... Dora Spenlow
Sarah Smart ... Clara Copperfield
Alan Howard ... Mr. Spenlow
Alec McCowen ... Mr. Jorkins
Edit

Storyline

A gentle orphan discovers life and love in an indifferent adult world.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The story of a boy sent away to find his place in the world, who'll grow up to be a man discovering the power of the heart.

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Ireland | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 December 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Copperfield Dávid See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Hallmark Entertainment See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (3 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Last film of Nigel Davenport. See more »

Quotes

David Copperfield: That is what he is, this fellow; a calculating, cold blooded, fortune hunter, without honour, scruple, or mercy.
Mr. Edward Murdstone: [overturns the table they are sitting at] Be silent!
David Copperfield: I have been silent too long! I will be silent no more!
Miss Jane Murdstone: Edward... come away
Mr. Edward Murdstone: Hold your tounge!
David Copperfield: He bullied, and harried my poor, weak mother into her grave!
Mr. Edward Murdstone: Yes, she was weak. But it was not I who preyed upon her weakness, it was her own SON, who drained her of the strenght she needed with his wild behaviour and importunate demands!
David Copperfield: ...
[...]
See more »

Crazy Credits

Produced with the support of investment incentives for the Irish Film Industry provided by the Government of Ireland. See more »

Connections

Version of David Copperfield (1986) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
David Copperfield (2000)
24 September 2005 | by dona-8See all my reviews

I have been all over the place to find a DVD for this film, there is just a limited edition around. I don't agree with the negative comments, the plot of actors is magnificent and this is what makes a good film, the right selection for every character and having it compared to previous editions which were dull and boring. in particular the BBC one with Bob Hoskins which I returned to the shop. What makes the film particularly interesting is the recurring evil stepfather (Amthony Andrews) and Copperfield's (Hugh Dancy) personal revenge, a change I think that works very well. I would have never thought that I could become attached to David Copperfield until I saw this film.


8 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 24 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed