The Pickwick Papers
In this faithful BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens's classic comic novel, Nigel Stock stars as Mr. Samuel Pickwick, a retired businessman who's ready for a little adventure. Setting off across England with his three best friends in tow -- sportsman Nathaniel Winkle (Jeremy Nicholas), poet Augustus Snodgrass (Alan Parnaby) and ladies' man Tracy Tupman (Clive Swift) -- Pickwick is desperate to find excitement but ultimately rounds up trouble.
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- Brian Lighthill
- 1953 BAFTA®
- Best Actor nominee: James Hayter
- 1956 Academy Award®
- Best Costume Design Black and White nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it