David Copperfield 1999

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David Copperfield ★★½ 1999

Lavish and traditional retelling of the Dickens saga, which concerns the hard-knock life, from birth to maturity, of the title character. Hoskins' Mr. Micawber and Smith's Aunt Betsey Trotwood are particular standouts in a large cast. 210m/C VHS, DVD . GB Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran McMenamin, Bob Hoskins, Maggie Smith, Ian McKellen, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Pauline Quirke, Emilia Fox, Trevor Eve, Zoe Wanamaker, Alun Armstrong, Imelda Staunton, Amanda Ryan, Ian McNeice, Joanna Page; D: Simon Curtis; W: Adrian Hodges; C: Andy Collins; M: Robert (Rob) Lane; Nar: Tom Wilkinson. TV