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The Old Curiosity Shop (2009)
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Call Number DVD/DRAMA/OLD

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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/OLDDue 09-06-14
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2009]
Description:  1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6312768449, 1419876015, 9781419876011,
Language:  English


Based on the novel by Charles Dickens

Derek Jacobi, Toby Jones, Sophie Vavasseur

Originally broadcast on the BBC in 2007

Nell Trent lives with her doting grandfather in his London shop. It is a magical place, filled from wall to wall with treasures. Grandfather keeps his nocturnal gambling activities a secret from Nell. He borrows heavily from the evil, profiteering loan shark Daniel Quilp. When Grandfather gambles away what little money they possess, Quilp seizes the opportunity to take possession of their beloved shop. It seems Nell and Grandfather are left only with the option to escape. They fall in with a number of colourful characters, some vilainous and some affectionate. They are on the run from Quilp and his band of misguided money seekers, including Nell's own brother Freddie and his gulible friend Dick Swiveller

Not rated

DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital stereo

English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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