Nicholas Nickleby (2000)


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Charles Dickens' classic novel is brought to the screen in this adaptation produced for British television. After the death of his father, Nicholas Nickleby (James D'Arcy) discovers his family's fortune is in ruins, and must take a job as a schoolteacher to support his sister Kate (Sophia Myles) and his mother, while his mean-spirited brother Ralph (Charles Dance) attempts to gain control of the family's estate. As Nicholas struggles to move up in the world, Kate is wooed by a number of wealthy … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Television, Art House & International
Directed By:
Written By: Martyn Hesford
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On DVD: Jan 8, 2002
Acorn Media


as Nicholas Nickleby

as Ralph Nickleby

as Kate Nickleby

as Mrs. Nickleby

as Peg Sliderskew

as Mr. Squeers

as Madeleine Bray

as Fanny Squeers

as Charles Cheeryble

as Frank Cheeryble

as Mulberry Hawk

as Mrs. Squeers

as Newman Noggs

as Ned Cheeryble

as Lord Verisopht

as Walter Bray

as Old Lord
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I swear, if it weren't for the British, I wouldn't know anything about literature. Nicholas Nickleby is actually a really good story and this is a good adaptation.

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