Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens (based on the work of)
Vier BBC-verfilmingen van beroemde werken van Charles Dickens
Disc 1-3 Bleak House / regie Justin Chadwick (2005)
Disc 4 Great expectations / regie Brian Kirk (2011)
Disc 5-8 Little Dorrit / regie Dearbhla Walsh (2008)
Disc 9-10 Oliver Twist / regie Gareth Davies (1985)
Charles Dickens
Based on the work of
Charles Dickens
Just Entertainment, 2015
10 dvd-video's
Playing time
1280 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands BBC productie


Een verzamelbox met vier* verfilmingen van boeken van Charles Dickens (1812-1870). De films zijn gemaakt door de BBC in de jaren 1977-2009. In 'Bleak house' (2005) draagt Lady Dedlock, een schoonheid, een duister geheim met zich mee. Een meedogenloze advocaat probeert hier achter te komen. Met onder meer Gillian Anderson, Timothy West en Charles Dance, geregisseerd door Justin Chadwick. Verder Great expectations, Little Dorrit en Oliver Twist. Een box met 10 dvd's, in totaal 21 uur.

About Charles Dickens

Charles John Huffam Dickens (; 7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime and, by the 20th century, critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories are widely read today.

Born in Portsmouth, Dickens left school at the age of 12 to work in a boot-blacking factory when his father was incarcerated in a debtors' prison. After three years he was returned to school, before he began his literary career as a journalist. Dickens edited a weekly journal for 20 years, wrote 15 novels, five novellas, hundreds of short stories and non-fiction articles, lectured and performed readings extensively, was an indefatigable letter writer, and campaigned vigorously for children's …Read more on Wikipedia