The Personal History of David Copperfield

2020 "From rags to riches... and back again."
6.4| 1h59m| PG| en

A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, 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.


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AnhartLinkin This story has more twists and turns than a second-rate soap opera.
Seraherrera The movie is wonderful and true, an act of love in all its contradictions and complexity
Mathilde the Guild Although I seem to have had higher expectations than I thought, the movie is super entertaining.
Philippa All of these films share one commonality, that being a kind of emotional center that humanizes a cast of monsters.