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The personal history, adventures, experience, & observation of David Copperfield the younger

Author: George CukorDavid O SelznickHugh WalpoleHoward EstabrookLionel BarrymoreAll authors
Publisher: New York : MGM/UA Home Video, [1985]
Series: MGM/UA great books on video.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Cukor; David O Selznick; Hugh Walpole; Howard Estabrook; Lionel Barrymore; Maureen O'Sullivan; W C Fields; Edna May Oliver; Elizabeth Allan; Freddie Bartholomew; Lewis Stone; Roland Young; Madge Evans; Frank Lawton; Oliver T Marsh; Robert J Kern; Herbert Stothart; Charles Dickens; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792802675 9780792802679
OCLC Number: 12620460
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture by MGM in 1935; Copyright renewed in 1962.
Credits: Photographed by Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; musical score by Herbert Stothart.
Cast: Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, W.C. Fields, Edna May Oliver, Elizabeth Allan, Freddie Bartholomew, Lewis Stone, Roland Young, Madge Evans, Frank Lawton, Basil Rathbone and Elsa Lanchester.
Description: 1 videocassette (131 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, Hi-fi, NTSC.
Series Title: MGM/UA great books on video.
Other Titles: David Copperfield (Motion picture : 1935)
David Copperfield
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; by Charles Dickens ; adaptation by Hugh Walpole ; screen play by Howard Estabrook ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick.
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David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up.

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