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Title Oliver! [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a Romulus production ; produced by John Woolf ; screenplay by Vernon Harris ; directed by Carol Reed.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005]

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Description 1 videodisc (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
Based on the book Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.
Special features: photo gallery ; behind-the-scenes featurette.
Credits Book, music and lyrics, Lionel Bart ; photographer, Oswald Morris ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; choreographer, Onna White.
Cast Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Harry Secombe, Shani Wallis, Mark Lester, Jack Wild.
Summary A young orphan, Oliver is left to fend for himself until he is befriended by a band of young thieves who quickly train him in their craft. But Oliver is not content to be a thief for he knows that life holds great joys and true happiness cannot be stolen, but must be earned.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Closed-captioned.
English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English or French subtitles.
Awards Academy Awards (1968): Best Picture; Best Director
Subject Orphans -- England -- London -- Drama.
Criminals -- England -- London -- Drama
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama
Genre/Form Musical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Bart, Lionel
Reed, Carol, 1906-1976.
Woolf, John, 1913-1999
Harris, Vernon, 1905-1999-
Moody, Ron.
Wallis, Shani
Reed, Oliver, 1938-1999
Secombe, Harry
Lester, Mark, 1958-
Wild, Jack, 1952-2006.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
Columbia Pictures.
Romulus Productions
ISBN 076781326X
9780767813266
Standard No. 043396021372
Music No. 02137 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

 
    
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