Oliver! Poster

Release Date: April 23rd, 1995

DVD Release Date: August 12th, 1998

G|2 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
In this award-winning adaptation of the Broadway musical based on the Charles Dickens novel, 9-year-old orphan Oliver Twist (Mark Lester) falls in with a group of street-urchin pickpockets led by the Artful Dodger (Jack Wild) and masterminded by the criminal Fagin (Ron Moody). When Oliver's intended mark, Mr. Brownlow (Joseph O'Conor), takes pity on the lad and offers him a home, Fagin's henchman Bill Sikes (Oliver Reed) plots to kidnap the boy to keep him from talking.

Cast: Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Mark Lester, Shani Wallis, Harry Secombe, Jack Wild, Hugh Griffith, Joseph O'Conor

Director: Carol Reed

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Romulus Films Ltd., Warwick Film Productions