The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby Poster

Release Date: 1947

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Nicholas Nickleby (Derek Bond) must try to support his family now that his father has died. He lands a job working at a school, but doesn't get along with Wackford Squeers (Alfred Drayton), the brutal headmaster he works under. Nicholas eventually flees from the school and reunites with his mother (Mary Merrall) and sister, Kate (Sally Ann Howes). Unfortunately, Nicholas learns that his callous uncle, Ralph (Cedric Hardwicke), has mistreated Kate and his mother, and he must defend their honor.

Cast: Derek Bond, Cedric Hardwicke, Sybil Thorndike, Alfred Drayton, Cyril Fletcher, Bernard Miles, Sally Ann Howes, Mary Merrall

Director: Alberto Cavalcanti

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Growing up, Charming, London, Sister, England, Underdog, School, Love, Love interest