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3.9
711 Ratings

Oliver Twist

Directed by David Lean
United Kingdom, 1948
Adventure, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

An orphan wends his way from cruel apprenticeship to den of thieves in search of a true home in David Lean’s rendition of Dickens’s classic tale.

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Oliver Twist
Directed by David Lean

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1948 | 2 wins including: Best Overall Artistic Contribution (For the art direction)

1948 | Grand International Award

BAFTA Awards

1949 | Nominee: Best British Film

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