Oliver Twist (1985 TV serial)

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Oliver Twist
Format Drama
Directed by Gareth Davies
Produced by Terrance Dicks
Written by Alexander Baron
Based on Oliver Twist 
by Charles Dickens
Starring Lysette Anthony
Ben Rodska
Eric Porter
Michael Attwell
Godfrey James
Frank Middlemass
Music by Dudley Simpson
Country UK
Language English
Original channel BBC1
Original run 13 October 1985 – 29 December 1985
Running time 360 minutes
No. of episodes 12

Oliver Twist is a 1985 BBC TV serial. It was directed by Gareth Davies, and adapted by Alexander Baron from the novel by Charles Dickens. It follows the book more closely than any of the other film adaptions.


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