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Oliver Twist [videorecording] / Tristar Pictures and R.P. Productions present an R. P. Films, Runteam II Ltd., ETIC Films S.R.O. co-production ; screenplay, Ronald Harwood ; produced by Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde, Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski.

Polanski, Roman, (director,, producer.). Benmussa, Robert, (producer.). Sarde, Alain, 1952- (producer.). Kingsley, Ben, 1943- (actor.). Foreman, Jamie, 1958- (actor.). Clark, Barney, (actor.). Rowe, Leanne, 1982- (actress.). Hardwicke, Edward, (actor.). Strong, Mark, 1963- (actor.). Eden, Harry, (actor.). Portman, Rachel, (composer.). Edelman, Pawel, 1958- (director of photography.). Luze, Hervé de, (film editor.). Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Oliver Twist, (creator.).


A slightly darker version of the classic Charles Dickens tale. After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404913963
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 130 minutes) : sound, color : 4 3/4 inches.
  • Distributor: [Culver City, California] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
From the novel by Charles Dickens.
Videodisc release of the 2005 motion picture.
DVD special features include: trailers; "Twist by Polanski": the director reflects on the making of 'Oliver Twist'; "The best of Twist": an in-depth look at the film through the sets, costumes, cinematography, editing and music; "Kidding with 'Oliver Twist'": the young stars of the film discuss their experience making 'Oliver Twist.'
Restrictions on Access Note:
Participant or Performer Note:
Ben Kingsley, Jamie Foreman, Harry Eden, Leanne Rowe, Edward Hardwicke, Ian McNeice, Mark Strong, Barney Clark.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for disturbing images.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1 encoding; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1), mastered in high definition.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English (5.1 Dolby Digital) or French (5.1 Dolby Digital) with optional subtitles in English or French.
Subject: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Topic Heading: DVD

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library DVD Oliv 6599 (Text) 33294002117901 DVDs Volume hold Available -

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