The Personal History of David Copperfield is a 2019 comedy-drama film directed by Armando Iannucci.
Starring Aneurin Barnard, Dev Patel, Peter Capaldi, Morfydd Clark, Daisy May Cooper, Hugh Laurie, Rosalind Eleazar, Tilda Swinton, Ben Whishaw, Paul Whitehouse and others.
SearchlightPictures on Thursday, February 13, 2020 released the trailer:
THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD | Official Trailer | Searchlight Pictures.
The life of David Copperfield is chronicled from his youth into adulthood. David has an idyllic childhood and is taken to visit the family of his nanny Peggoty (Daisy May Cooper) in their boat house in Yarmouth. When he returns his young and widowed mother Clara (Morfydd Clark) has married the sinister and cruel Mr. Murdstone (Darren Boyd) who beats the boy. The abused David Copperfield (Dev Patel) is sent to work in Murdstone's factory where he lodges with Mr. Micawber (Peter Capaldi) and his family who are pursued by their creditors. After being told of his mother's death and funeral David escapes from his life of drudgery and finds his wealthy aunt Betsey Trotwood (Tilda Swinton) and her lodger, the eccentric Mr. Dick (Hugh Laurie). After troubling problems with Steerforth (Aneurin Barnard) and Uriah Heep (Ben Whishaw), Betsy Trotwood finances David's ambition to become a gentleman and author.
Here is the full cast of The Personal History of David Copperfield.
The film The Personal History of David Copperfield was scheduled to be released on September 5, 2019 (TIFF), on January 24, 2020 (United Kingdom), on May 8, 2020 (United States) and on September 10, 2020 (Germany) by Searchlight Pictures (United States), Lionsgate (United Kingdom), Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, GEM Entertainment, Film & TV House, Ascot Elite Entertainment Group, Lionsgate UK, Roadshow Films and The Searchers.
The duration of the film is 119 minutes. With a budget of $15.6 million, the film grossed over $7.47 million.
The film The Personal History of David Copperfield is rated with "PG" rating.
The Personal History of David Copperfield got high rating from critics.
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