Oliver Twist

Directed by David Lean
1948    1h 56m    Not Rated
The immortal characters of Charles Dickens' classic novel come to life in this film., Oliver Twist, a penniless orphan in 19th century London is fleeing the cruelty of the workhouse and he's forced to join a band of young thieves headed by the notorious Fagin and the evil Bill Sikes. But when the greedy cutthroats threaten Oliver's only chance for happiness, the gentle-hearted boy must summon the courage to fight for his freedom and future.
Cast of Oliver Twist
  • John Howard DaviesOliver Twist
  • Robert NewtonBill Sykes
  • Alec GuinnessFagin
  • Kay WalshNancy
  • Francis L. SullivanMr. Bumble
  • Henry StephensonMr. Brownlow
  • Mary ClareMrs. Corney
  • Anthony NewleyArtful Dodger
  • Ralph TrumanMonks
  • Michael DearNoah Claypole
  • Diana DorsCharlotte
  • Josephine StuartOliver's Mother
  • Kathleen HarrisonMrs Sowerberry
  • Gibb McLaughlinMr. Sowerberry
  • Amy VenessMrs. Bedwin
  • Frederick LloydMr. Grimwig
  • Henry EdwardsPolice Official
  • Ivor BarnardChairman of the Board
  • Maurice DenhamChief of Police
  • Michael RipperBarney
  • Peter BullLandlord of 'Three Cripples'
  • Deidre DoyleMrs. Thingummy
  • Kenneth DowneyWorkhouse Master (as Kenneth Downy)
  • W.G. FayBookseller
  • Edie MartinAnnie
  • Fay MiddletonMartha
  • Graveley EdwardsMr. Fang
  • John PotterCharlie Bates
  • Maurice JonesWorkhouse Doctor
  • Hattie JacquesSinger at 'Three Cripples'
  • Betty PaulSinger at 'Three Cripples'
  • Johnny BriggsUndetermined Minor Role (Uncredited)
  • Albert ChevalierCourtroom Policeman (Uncredited)
  • Erik ChittyWorkhouse Board Member (Uncredited)
  • Arthur MullardUndetermined Minor Role (Uncredited)
  • Nosher PowellUndetermined Minor Role (Uncredited)
  • Dennis WyndhamMan In Street Who Punches Oliver (Uncredited)
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