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422 Ratings


Directed by Carol Reed
United Kingdom, 1968
Drama, Musical, Family


Carol Reed (The Third Man) softens the edges of his social commentary as he heads into the slums of 19th-century London in this vigorous adaptation of Lionel Bart’s musical version of the Dickens classic.

Oliver! Directed by Carol Reed

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | 6 wins including: Honorary Award

1969 | 6 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1969 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1969 | 8 nominations including: Best Actor

Directors Guild of America

1969 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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