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"Oliver Twist (David Lean, 1948) - Trailer" 

Directed by David Lean

Produced by Ronald Neame
Anthony Havelock-Allan
Written by David Lean
Stanley Haynes
Based on Oliver Twist
1837 novel
by Charles Dickens…
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I love Dickens!

As the nights draw in and the Christmas trees start getting lit up all over town, there is one English writer who seems to truly own the season.   855 more words

Book Lists

Dickens’ Love and Hate for America

On the 2nd of December 1867, Charles Dickens gave his first public reading in the United States at the Tremont Temple, Boston where he read… 1,146 more words


New Time Zone opens; Welcome to Victorian London!

It is already time to open another Time Zone in our Time Portal sim!
Just in time for Christmas… we present to you;

Victorian London! 258 more words


Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens (1837)

Despite the darkness and deceitful characters that hedge the story of Oliver Twist around, the core of it conjures up feelings of compassion and faith in humanity. 547 more words

Book Recommendations


It’s that time of year again! Just a note in the spirit of the holiday season to mention my favorite Thanksgiving Eve movie.

Every Wednesday before Thanksgiving I make a point out of watching the musical  67 more words

Balladeer's Blog

Getting back to basics

When I first started writing, I had a plan. It wasn’t a particularly detailed plan, but there was a focus to it. My plan was to write as much as I could, while learning about the process of writing at the same time. 602 more words