Nicholas Nickleby 1946
Nicholas Nickleby ★★★ The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby 1946
An ensemble cast works hard to bring to life Charles Dickens' novel about an impoverished family dependent on their wealthy but villainous uncle. Young Nicholas is an apprentice at a school for boys, and he and a student run away to a series of exciting adventures. An enjoyable film, though it is hard to tell the entire story in such a small amount of time. 108m/B VHS . GB Cedric Hardwicke, Stanley Holloway, Derek Bond, Alfred Drayton, Sybil Thorndike, Sally Ann Howes, Bernard Miles, Mary Merrall, Cathleen Nesbitt; D: Alberto Cavalcanti; C: Georges Perinal.