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Nicholas Nickleby Nicholas Nickleby

Alberto Calvalcanti's adaptation of Charles Dickon's novel staring Cedric Hardwicke. Alberto Calvalcanti's adaptation of Charles Dickon's novel staring Cedric Hardwicke.
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This Ealing production of Charles Dickens' novel stars Cedric Hardwicke as the eponymous hero. The duplicitous scheming of an avaricious uncle robs Nicholas Nickleby of his rightful inheritance. In order to care for his family, Nicholas is forced to leave his schoolmaster's post, and seek his fortune as a travelling entertainer. This Ealing production of Charles Dickens' novel stars Cedric Hardwicke as the eponymous hero. The duplicitous scheming of an avaricious uncle robs Nicholas Nickleby of his rightful inheritance. In order to care for his family, Nicholas is forced to leave his schoolmaster's post, and seek his fortune as a travelling entertainer.

Extras

Interview with BFI Dickens Season Curators Adrian Wootton & Michael Eaton, Interview with Dickens biographer Michael Slator, Nicholas Nickleby: a silent film from 1912 by George O.Nichols, Original trailer, Behind the Scenes Stills Gallery.

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SKU 5055201819963
Catalogue Number OPTD2348
Year 1947
Director Alberto Cavalcanti
Format DVD
Publisher(s) StudioCanal
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Subtitles HOH
Language(s) English
Running time 103 aprox
DVD region Region 2
Certificate U

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