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The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)

PG 08/28/2020 (US) Comedy 1h 59m

From rags to riches... and back again.


A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within it. From his unhappy childhood to the discovery of his gift as a storyteller and writer, David’s journey is by turns hilarious and tragic, but always full of life, colour and humanity.

  1. Armando Iannucci

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Charles Dickens


  3. Simon Blackwell


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dev Patel

    Dev Patel

    David Copperfield

  2. Peter Capaldi

    Peter Capaldi

    Mr. Micawber

  3. Ben Whishaw

    Ben Whishaw

    Uriah Heep

  4. Tilda Swinton

    Tilda Swinton

    Betsey Trotwood

  5. Gwendoline Christie

    Gwendoline Christie

    Jane Murdstone

  6. Hugh Laurie

    Hugh Laurie

    Mr. Dick

  7. Anthony Welsh

    Anthony Welsh


  8. Aneurin Barnard

    Aneurin Barnard


  9. Divian Ladwa

    Divian Ladwa

    Dr. Chillip

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The Personal History of David Copperfield
The Personal History of David Copperfield

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $15,600,000.00

Revenue $11,620,337.00


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