The Personal History Of David Copperfield. David Copperfield (Dev Patel). Copyright: Lions Gate.

The Personal History Of David Copperfield

2020 British comedy film adaptation by Armando Iannucci. Stars Dev Patel, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie, Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw and others.

The Personal History Of David Copperfield. David Copperfield (Dev Patel). Copyright: Film4.

The Personal History Of David Copperfield

An adaptation of the Dickens classic directed by Armando Iannucci

Genre
Film
Released
2020
Starring
Dev Patel, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie, Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw, Paul Whitehouse, Aneurin Barnard, Daisy May Cooper and others
Writers
Charles Dickens, Simon Blackwell and Armando Iannucci
Director
Armando Iannucci
Producers
Kevin Loader, Armando Iannucci and Celia Duval

An adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens story, directed by award winning filmmaker Armando Iannucci.

The film is set in the 1840s and 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.

Production Details

Tagline
From rags to riches... and back again
UK certificate
PG
Duration
119 minutes
Release date
Friday 24th January 2020
Produced
2018
Premiere
Wednesday 2nd October 2019, Odeon Luxe, Leicester Square
Distributor

Lionsgate

Production companies
Laugh track
None

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