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Martin Chuzzlewit

Author: Chris ParrPedr JamesDavid LodgePaul ScofieldJohn MillsAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Made-for-TV movies
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television movies
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Charles Dickens
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Parr; Pedr James; David Lodge; Paul Scofield; John Mills; Pete Postlethwaite; Tom Wilkinson; Julia Sawalha; Keith Allen; Charles Dickens; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Warner Home Video (Firm); BBC Video (Firm); WGBH Educational Foundation.
ISBN: 1419814486 9781419814488
OCLC Number: 61502625
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Cat. no. "E2334."
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Credits: Music, Geoffrey Burgon.
Cast: Paul Scofield, John Mills, Pete Postlethwaite, Tom Wilkinson, Julia Sawalha, Keith Allen.
Event notes: Originally released as a television movie in 1994.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 344 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dolby digital.
Responsibility: a BBC-TV Production in association with WGBH ; produced by Chris Parr ; directed by Pedr James.

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Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, whit his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder.

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